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NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island to release sea turtles back to ocean following cold-stunning - WITN

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 00:34

NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island to release sea turtles back to ocean following cold-stunning
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MANTEO, NC (WITN) Dozens of sea turtles treated for cold-stunning at the NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island are scheduled for an at-sea release on Friday, December 22. The turtles arrived at the Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation (STAR) Center ...

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Baby sea turtles run on tiny treadmills for science - KMSP-TV

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 20:42

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Baby sea turtles run on tiny treadmills for science
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BOCA RATON, Fla. (FOX 13) - It turns out sea turtle hatchlings have much more determination than expected. When a hatchling begins its first trek out of a nest, experts believe it is attracted to the brightest horizon and the ocean's surf. But, there ...

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Baby sea turtles run on tiny treadmills for science - Story | WAGA - FOX 5 Atlanta

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 19:36

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Baby sea turtles run on tiny treadmills for science - Story | WAGA
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It turns out sea turtle hatchlings have much more determination than expected.

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Coast Guard Rescues Sea Turtle Tied to $53 Million Worth of ... - Complex

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 18:08

Complex

Coast Guard Rescues Sea Turtle Tied to $53 Million Worth of ...
Complex
That scenario essentially became reality this week, as the U.S. Coast Guard rescued a large sea turtle in the Eastern Pacific that was trapped—she was tangled up in 26 bales of drugs. The crew has grown accustomed to finding bales of cocaine floating ...

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Baby sea turtles run on tiny treadmills for science - FOX 5 DC

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 17:25

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Baby sea turtles run on tiny treadmills for science
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BOCA RATON, Fla. (FOX 13) - It turns out sea turtle hatchlings have much more determination than expected. When a hatchling begins its first trek out of a nest, experts believe it is attracted to the brightest horizon and the ocean's surf. But, there ...

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Baby sea turtles run on tiny treadmills for science - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 14:37

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Baby sea turtles run on tiny treadmills for science
FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
BOCA RATON, Fla. (FOX 13) - It turns out sea turtle hatchlings have much more determination than expected. When a hatchling begins its first trek out of a nest, experts believe it is attracted to the brightest horizon and the ocean's surf. But, there ...

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NC aquarium treats cold-stunned sea turtles - WSAV-TV

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 20:51

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NC aquarium treats cold-stunned sea turtles
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PINE KNOLL SHORES, N.C. (WITN) — A sudden change in temperature on the North Carolina coast is causing several sea turtles to develop a form of hypothermia known as “cold-stunning.” More than a dozen turtles are currently being treated at the NC ...
Weekend Brings More Cold-Stun Turtles, Donations to AquariumIsland Free Press

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Baby sea turtles run on tiny treadmills for science - CNET - CNET

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 17:43

CNET

Baby sea turtles run on tiny treadmills for science - CNET
CNET
Little swimsuits and mini treadmills teach scientists more about the impressive physical prowess of baby sea turtle hatchlings. Yes, the tykes are adorable.
FLORIDA: Tiny turtle treadmills measure hatchlings' stamina ...E&E News

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Injured Sea Turtle Trapped in 1800 Pounds of Cocaine, Worth $53 Million, Rescued From Pacific Ocean - Newsweek

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 15:49

Newsweek

Injured Sea Turtle Trapped in 1800 Pounds of Cocaine, Worth $53 Million, Rescued From Pacific Ocean
Newsweek
This November, a U.S. Coast Guard boat found a loggerhead sea turtle that had been trapped in floating packets of cocaine worth over $53 million. The turtle, whose species is considered vulnerable and close to endangered, was rescued and set free. At ...
Coast Guard frees sea turtle trapped in floating cocaine balesNBCNews.com
Sea turtle tangles with $53 million of drifting cocaineEarth Touch News
Coast Guard Rescues Sea Turtle Entangled in 1800 Pounds of Cocaine in the PacificInside Edition
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Green sea turtles flourish with record number of nests in Florida despite Hurricane Irma - AccuWeather.com

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 15:03

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Green sea turtles flourish with record number of nests in Florida despite Hurricane Irma
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Hurricane Irma completely disrupted the lives of Florida residents, but according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), green sea turtles made it through the 2017 hurricane season strong and thriving. The FWC announced a ...

Pilot transports sea turtles to rehab | masslive.com - MassLive.com

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 10:07

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Pilot transports sea turtles to rehab | masslive.com
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But more than 180 endangered and hypothermic sea turtles had been rescued in less than two weeks from Cape Cod, and, with no end in sight, volunteer pilots like Gamble are flying some of the re-warmed and medically stable turtles from the New England ...

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15 Endangered Sea Turtles Rescued After Car Crash - Patch.com

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 04:30

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15 Endangered Sea Turtles Rescued After Car Crash
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WEST ORANGE, NJ — A car due to transport 15 endangered Kemp's Ridley sea turtles crashes. The plan – take the animals from Massachusetts to a hospital in Pennsylvania – needs serious rethinking. But where can you take more than a dozen saltwater ...

NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores treating cold stunned turtles - WITN - WITN

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 01:45

WITN

NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores treating cold stunned turtles - WITN
WITN
While eastern Carolina may not get as cold as places farther north, as we head closer to winter, any sudden shifts in our temperature make an impact on the animals off our coast, including sea turtles. Aquarists at the NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores ...

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NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores treating cold stunned turtles - WITN

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 01:45

WITN

NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores treating cold stunned turtles
WITN
While eastern Carolina may not get as cold as places farther north, as we head closer to winter, any sudden shifts in our temperature make an impact on the animals off our coast, including sea turtles. Aquarists at the NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores ...

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Wednesday letters: Levees and developers, sea turtles, censorship - Houston Chronicle

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 01:04

Houston Chronicle

Wednesday letters: Levees and developers, sea turtles, censorship
Houston Chronicle
... of cold-stunned sea turtles and the 866-turtle5 sea turtle hotline. Sea turtles are reptiles and their body temperature is determined by external sources of heat, so when sea turtles are exposed to a rapid drop in the air and water temperature ...

Wednesday letters: Levees and developers, sea turtles, censorship - Houston Chronicle

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 01:04

Houston Chronicle

Wednesday letters: Levees and developers, sea turtles, censorship
Houston Chronicle
... of cold-stunned sea turtles and the 866-turtle5 sea turtle hotline. Sea turtles are reptiles and their body temperature is determined by external sources of heat, so when sea turtles are exposed to a rapid drop in the air and water temperature ...

Florida researchers use tiny treadmills to test sea turtle hatchling ... - Island Packet (blog)

Tue, 12/19/2017 - 22:23

Science Daily

Florida researchers use tiny treadmills to test sea turtle hatchling ...
Island Packet (blog)
A new study by Florida Atlantic University looking at the impact of coastal lighting on sea turtle hatchlings used tiny treadmills to measure their endurance.
Conservation study uses tiny treadmills to test sea turtle hatchling ...Science Daily
Turtles tested on a teeny treadmill - New AtlasNew Atlas

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Scientists put turtle hatchlings on treadmills to test stamina | Miami ... - Miami Herald

Tue, 12/19/2017 - 19:34

Miami Herald

Scientists put turtle hatchlings on treadmills to test stamina | Miami ...
Miami Herald
A new study by Florida Atlantic University looking at the impact of coastal lighting on sea turtle hatchlings used tiny treadmills to measure their endurance.
Conservation study uses tiny treadmills to test sea turtle hatchling ...Science Daily
Turtles tested on a teeny treadmill - New AtlasNew Atlas

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