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Green sea turtle rescued from Dana Point Harbor is going to SeaWorld - Long Beach Press Telegram

Sun, 05/28/2017 - 00:26

Long Beach Press Telegram

Green sea turtle rescued from Dana Point Harbor is going to SeaWorld
Long Beach Press Telegram
DANA POINT >> A sick and lethargic green sea turtle from Dana Point Harbor is on its way to Sea World. The turtle was rescued Friday afternoon by staff from the Pacific Marine Mammal Center in Laguna Beach. “The animal had been observed acting ...

Green sea turtle rescued from Dana Point Harbor is going to SeaWorld - The Daily Breeze

Sun, 05/28/2017 - 00:13

The Daily Breeze

Green sea turtle rescued from Dana Point Harbor is going to SeaWorld
The Daily Breeze
The turtle's rescue comes after repeated sightings over the past couple of weeks of the threatened sea turtles in the harbor. Merchants and harbor visitors reported seeing them climbing up boat ramps and acting oddly and even “freaked out.” Photos have ...

Green sea turtle rescued from Dana Point Harbor is going to SeaWorld - OCRegister

Sat, 05/27/2017 - 01:18

OCRegister

Green sea turtle rescued from Dana Point Harbor is going to SeaWorld
OCRegister
DANA POINT — A sick and lethargic green sea turtle from Dana Point Harbor is on its way to Sea World. The turtle was rescued Friday afternoon by staff from the ...

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Victory! TripAdvisor Stops Selling Tickets To Cruel Sea Turtle Farm ... - Care2.com

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 18:36

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Victory! TripAdvisor Stops Selling Tickets To Cruel Sea Turtle Farm ...
Care2.com
Animal advocates are celebrating a victory amidst ongoing efforts to end sea turtle cruelty: TripAdvisor has stopped selling tickets to the controversial Cayman ...
Turtle Centre at loggerheads with animal protection groupThe Cayman Reporter

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These Kind People Helped a Disoriented Nesting Sea Turtle Get Back to the Ocean - One Green Planet

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 15:34

One Green Planet

These Kind People Helped a Disoriented Nesting Sea Turtle Get Back to the Ocean
One Green Planet
The nesting habits of sea turtles are quite particular and not entirely understood by researchers. For example, the turtles nest on some beaches but do not do so on others – in Florida, loggerheads nest in great numbers on the central east coast, while ...
Sea Turtle Nesting Season Underway - Story | MyPanhandle | WMBBMy Panhandle
First sea turtle nest of the season found at Gulf Islands | Gulf Breeze ...Gulf Breeze News

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Two men arrested after investigators say they were found with about 500 sea turtle eggs - TCPalm

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 21:38

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Two men arrested after investigators say they were found with about 500 sea turtle eggs
TCPalm
ST. LUCIE COUNTY — Two Riviera Beach men were arrested Wednesday after state investigators reported finding them with about 500 sea turtle eggs, a state spokeswoman said. Raymond Saunders and Carl Cobb, both 50, were arrested on felony charges ...

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Sea turtle rescued - South Jetty (subscription)

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 17:12

Sea turtle rescued
South Jetty (subscription)
Tammy Linton and her son, John Kerr, rescued a green sea turtle after beachgoers found it trapped, almost completely buried in sand, at the beach in Port Aransas on a recent day. Linton is an employee at the Animal Rehabilitation Keep (ARK) at the ...

Pet 'pawikan' regains freedom after 8 years - Business Mirror

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 13:48

Business Mirror

Pet 'pawikan' regains freedom after 8 years
Business Mirror
“George”, a male sea turtle first kept as a pet in Olongapo City, finally swam to freedom at the Camayan Beach Resort here on Tuesday, after spending eight years of rehabilitation at the animal center of the Ocean Adventure theme park. Robert Gonzaga ...

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Mikaela DayHerald Sun - Herald Sun

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 08:19

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Mikaela DayHerald Sun
Herald Sun
FOUR little sea creatures have decided that Melbourne is a “turtley awesome” place to call home for the next year. The baby flatback sea turtles took to the sky, flying Qantas from the Sunshine Coast to their new habitat at Sea Life Melbourne. And it ...

Sea Life Park releases Hawaiian green sea turtles into ocean - KHON2

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 05:12

KHON2

Sea Life Park releases Hawaiian green sea turtles into ocean
KHON2
It was all part of Sea Life Park's annual turtle release event. The park has an active breeding colony which mates every season. Most of the baby turtles are released into the wild within 48 hours of hatching, but some are kept and raised in the park ...
Sea Life Park releases honu to “shellebrate” World Turtle DayHawaii News Now

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Strange Herpes Virus Threatens Endangered Sea Turtles Along Texas Gulf Coast - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 03:59

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Strange Herpes Virus Threatens Endangered Sea Turtles Along Texas Gulf Coast
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
The herpes virus, called fibropapillomatosis, causes large tumors to grow on green sea turtles, one of five species of sea turtles that live along the Texas coast. "Some of those external masses will grow to the size of softball size," said Tristan ...
Celebrate #WorldTurtleDay By Watching Amazing Sea Turtle RescuesPEOPLE.com
Sea turtle nesting season shattering Texas Coast record - KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage | Corpus ChristiKRIS Corpus Christi News
Leatherback Sea Turtles Use Mysterious 'Compass Sense' to Migrate Hundreds of MilesAlterNet
Global Animal
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Sea Life Park releases honu to “shellebrate” World Turtle Day - Hawaii News Now

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 01:16

Sea Life Park releases honu to “shellebrate” World Turtle Day
Hawaii News Now
HONOLULU, Hawaii (Hawaii News Now) - Sea Life Park Hawaii is celebrating the 17th-annual World Turtle Day with the release of three honu into the wild. On Tuesday, the two-year-old Hawaiian green sea turtles were released at an East Oahu beach ...

Leatherback Sea Turtles Use Mysterious 'Compass Sense' to ... - AlterNet

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 21:47

AlterNet

Leatherback Sea Turtles Use Mysterious 'Compass Sense' to ...
AlterNet
How do these massive sea turtles stay on target as they migrate hundreds of miles through featureless open ocean? Imagine yourself swimming in the Sargasso ...

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Leatherback Sea Turtles Use Mysterious 'Compass Sense' to Migrate Hundreds of Miles - AlterNet

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 21:47

AlterNet

Leatherback Sea Turtles Use Mysterious 'Compass Sense' to Migrate Hundreds of Miles
AlterNet
Sea turtles are known for their spectacular long-distance migrations. After many years at sea, they can pinpoint their natal nesting beaches after crossing entire ocean basins. We don't know the distance covered during their developmental journeys but ...

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Rescued turtles make debut at S.E.A. Aquarium - The Straits Times

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 21:01

Rescued turtles make debut at S.E.A. Aquarium
The Straits Times
When Louie, an endangered green sea turtle, arrived at Resorts World Singapore's S.E.A. Aquarium in September 2015, it measured no more than 5cm and weighed 20g. More than a year on, it weighs at least 10kg, and yesterday was one of two sea turtles ...

On World Turtle Day, Loggerhead Sea Turtle Released Off Florida ... - CBS Miami

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 19:35

CBS Miami

On World Turtle Day, Loggerhead Sea Turtle Released Off Florida ...
CBS Miami
MARATHON (CBSMiami/Florida Keys News Bureau) — In celebration of World Turtle Day, a 200-pound male loggerhead sea turtle was released off the Florida ...
Sea Turtle: Photos, videos of turtles for World Turtle DayPalm Beach Post

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Celebrate #WorldTurtleDay By Watching Amazing Sea Turtle Rescues - PEOPLE.com

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 17:45

PEOPLE.com

Celebrate #WorldTurtleDay By Watching Amazing Sea Turtle Rescues
PEOPLE.com
Today is World Turtle Day, an annual event dedicated to raising awareness about these majestic creatures and how we can help them. At the South Carolina Aquarium Sea Turtle Center in Charleston, South Carolina, every day is turtle day. The staff at ...
Sea turtle nesting season shattering Texas Coast record - KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage | Corpus ChristiKRIS Corpus Christi News
Leatherback Sea Turtles Use Mysterious 'Compass Sense' to Migrate Hundreds of MilesAlterNet
12 Facts You Didn't Know About Turtles This World Turtle DayGlobal Animal

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