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Tuesdays in the Newsroom Resumes With Sea Turtle Talk - The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 23:54

The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

Tuesdays in the Newsroom Resumes With Sea Turtle Talk
The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News
The Vineyard Gazette's off-season discussion series Tuesdays in the Newsroom returns on Tuesday, Oct. 23, with a presentation about current threats facing the sea turtle population. Marine biologist Karen Dourdeville will talk about the types of sea ...

More than 300 turtles have been rescued by a Florida zoo after Hurricane Leslie - expressandstar.com

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 20:06

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More than 300 turtles have been rescued by a Florida zoo after Hurricane Leslie
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Hurricane Leslie has displaced hundreds of baby turtles in Florida this month, and Brevard Zoo has rescued over 300 of them and returned them to the wild. The zoo has been caring for green and loggerhead sea turtles that were pushed ashore when ...

Hundreds of baby sea turtles washed up by hurricane get help at Brevard Zoo - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 17:34

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Hundreds of baby sea turtles washed up by hurricane get help at Brevard Zoo
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BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. - Hundreds of baby sea turtles are finding refuge at the Brevard Zoo after a hurricane caused them to be washed ashore. A spokesman for the zoo said its Sea Turtle Healing Center is caring for nearly 300 tiny green and loggerhead ...
Hundreds Of Tiny Sea Turtles Find Refuge At Brevard Zoo In FloridaCBS Miami
Brevard Zoo takes in hundreds of tiny sea turtlesFox 35 Orlando
Zoo Cares For Hundreds Of Sea Turtles After Hurricane Disrupts Ocean WatersRadio.com (blog)
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Brevard Zoo takes in hundreds of tiny sea turtles - Fox 35 Orlando

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 14:49

Fox 35 Orlando

Brevard Zoo takes in hundreds of tiny sea turtles
Fox 35 Orlando
MELBOURNE, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL) - The Brevard Zoo's Sea Turtle Healing Center is housing almost 300 green and loggerhead sea turtle “washbacks." These turtles were forced ashore resulting from Hurricane Leslie disrupting their habitat. “When sea ...
Zoo Cares For Hundreds Of Sea Turtles After Hurricane Disrupts Ocean WatersRadio.com (blog)

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Hundreds Of Tiny Sea Turtles Find Refuge At Brevard Zoo In Florida - CBS Miami

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 14:30

CBS Miami

Hundreds Of Tiny Sea Turtles Find Refuge At Brevard Zoo In Florida
CBS Miami
MELBOURNE (CBSMiami) — Brevard Zoo's Sea Turtle Healing Center is caring for nearly 300 green and loggerhead sea turtle “washbacks” pushed ashore when Hurricane Leslie disrupted their habitat. “When sea turtles hatch, they rely on energy stores ...
Brevard Zoo takes in hundreds of tiny sea turtlesFox 35 Orlando
Zoo Cares For Hundreds Of Sea Turtles After Hurricane Disrupts Ocean WatersRadio.com (blog)
More than 300 turtles have been rescued by a Florida zoo after ...shropshirestar.com

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Green sea turtle released back into the wild - KUAM.com-KUAM ... - KUAM.com

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 05:45

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Green sea turtle released back into the wild - KUAM.com-KUAM ...
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Surviving a deadly wound after almost a year in recovery, on Wednesday, conservation officials released an endangered green sea turtle back into the wild.

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Local community comes to the rescue of green sea turtle trio - Whitsunday Times

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 03:09

Whitsunday Times

Local community comes to the rescue of green sea turtle trio
Whitsunday Times
Leianne and Dwaine Reha and children Alana, 8, and Marcus, 6, were on a family outing when they sighted what appeared to be large rocks on the beach that hadn't been there before. On closer inspection, they realised the rocks were in fact sea turtles ...

Sea turtle dies after North Shore beaching - The Salem News

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 21:19

Sea turtle dies after North Shore beaching
The Salem News
Stokes drove the turtle to the New England Aquarium's sea turtle hospital in Quincy, where hundreds of stranded sea turtles are treated each winter. The hospital's biologists found the 2- to- 4-year-old turtle's body temperature to be in the low 60s ...

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Microplastics found in sea turtle nesting sand - EarthSky

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 10:18

EarthSky

Microplastics found in sea turtle nesting sand
EarthSky
Microplastics found deep in the sand on beaches where sea turtles lay their eggs could disrupt hatching success and alter the ratio of females and males born. That's according to a new study published in the November 2018 issue of the journal Marine ...

Three sea turtles released on Tony Amos Beach - KIIITV.com

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 18:37

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Three sea turtles released on Tony Amos Beach
KIIITV.com
Corpus Christi (KIII NEWS) — On Sunday, The University of Texas Marine Science Institute's Amos Rehabilitation Keep (ARK) conducted a sea turtle release. The release took place at mile marker 35 on Tony Amos Beach. One turtle was a green sea turtle, ...

Young sea turtles wash ashore in Volusia County - News 13 Orlando

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 02:26

News 13 Orlando

Young sea turtles wash ashore in Volusia County
News 13 Orlando
Offshore storms during hurricane season has washed a lot of seaweed ashore, along with the turtles, according to Allie Bernstein, assistant manager of Turtle Rehab at the Marine Science Center. "They are really lethargic," Bernstein said. "They have ...

Sea turtle found stranded on Newburyport beach has died - The Boston Globe

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 01:54

Sea turtle found stranded on Newburyport beach has died
The Boston Globe
A juvenile sea turtle that was found stranded on a Newburyport beach earlier this week has died, New England Aquarium officials said. The 4.5-pound green sea turtle died overnight Tuesday at the aquarium's hospital in Quincy after biologists determined ...

Baby Sea Turtle Returns to North Carolina after a year in Norwalk - WTNH.com (press release)

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 19:11

WTNH.com (press release)

Baby Sea Turtle Returns to North Carolina after a year in Norwalk
WTNH.com (press release)
NORWALK, Conn. (WTNH) - There are just a few days left to stop by The Maritime Aquarium in Norwalk to see Squirt, the baby sea turtle. As part of their conservation program, The Maritime Aquarium will be returning the one-year-old sea turtle back home ...

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Only A Few Days Left To Say Goodbye To Baby Sea Turtle In ... - Patch - Patch.com

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 15:56

Patch.com

Only A Few Days Left To Say Goodbye To Baby Sea Turtle In ... - Patch
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Say Goodbye To Baby Sea Turtle In Norwalk - Norwalk, CT - Stop by the Maritime Aquarium soon for a final chance to say farewell to a little sea turtle named ...
Baby Sea Turtle Returns Home - WTNH.comWTNH.com (press release)

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Olive Ridley sea turtles swarm Mexico beach to lay eggs - euronews

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 14:37

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Olive Ridley sea turtles swarm Mexico beach to lay eggs
euronews
Erika Peralta Buendia, the biologist in charge of this stretch of beach sanctuary, said that many turtles arrive with fishing equipment and garbage wrapped around them which slows them down. "And, this can mean that at any moment they can lose mobility ...

Sea turtles released back into wild after being nursed to health - WCTV

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 01:39

WCTV

Sea turtles released back into wild after being nursed to health
WCTV
... like that, to see them fully rehabilitated and going back into their natural environment is great," said Jessica Woodall. Woodall says they have released a countless number of turtles over the years. The lab took in 40-50 turtles this past winter ...

Sea turtles make annual pilgrimage to Mexican beach - SBS

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 00:04

SBS

Sea turtles make annual pilgrimage to Mexican beach
SBS
Hundreds of sea turtles have emerged from the ocean during their annual migration to make nests and lay their eggs on the sandy beaches. Although 150,000 to 200,000 turtles are expected to lay as many as 15 million eggs, but only a small fraction of ...

Grapevine's Sea Life Aquarium releases first sea turtle patient back to the ocean - Community Impact Newspaper

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 21:42

Community Impact Newspaper

Grapevine's Sea Life Aquarium releases first sea turtle patient back to the ocean
Community Impact Newspaper
Following a six-month stay, the Sea Turtle Rescue Center and Rehabilitation Hospital at Sea Life Grapevine Aquarium released its first patient, a green sea turtle named Pancake. On May 5, Sea Life Grapevine Aquarium opened as the first North Texas ...

Rare baby sea turtles hatch on Queens beach - amNY

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 18:52

amNY

Rare baby sea turtles hatch on Queens beach
amNY
Ninety-six pioneers waddled off into the surf on Rockaway Peninsula last month. The hatchlings are the first documented sea turtles laid in New York State, according to the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation. It's also believed ...

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How do sea turtles survive hurricanes? Scientists track one as she was battered by waves - News & Observer

Wed, 10/03/2018 - 17:29

News & Observer

How do sea turtles survive hurricanes? Scientists track one as she was battered by waves
News & Observer
Isla ended up just off the North Carolina Outer Banks as Hurricane Florence approached the state in mid-September. “We are tracking a leatherback sea turtle as Hurricane Florence approaches. She appears to be responding to the much larger waves (~14ft) ...

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