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Threatened Sea Turtles in Hawaii Losing Ground to Rising Oceans - Eos

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 20:48

Eos

Threatened Sea Turtles in Hawaii Losing Ground to Rising Oceans
Eos
The team identified many Hawaiian beaches currently used by sea turtles for nesting and basking that could be lost as sea level rises in coming decades. In Hawaii property owners can apply for a special emergency permit if the shoreline is within 20 ...

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico - SFGate (blog)

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 20:29

SFGate (blog)

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico
SFGate (blog)
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas (AP) — Sixty endangered Atlantic green sea turtles that went into shock when South Texas experienced snowy weather have been released back into the Gulf of Mexico. The Brownsville Herald reports that hundreds of onlookers ...
NC Aquarium sees spike in cold-stunned sea turtlesWAVY-TV
Aquarium Treating Cold-Stunned Sea TurtlesCoastal Review Online
Cold weather stuns endangered sea turtle population in the Gulf of MexicoHouston Chronicle
KGBT-TV -KENS 5 TV
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Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico - KWTX

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 19:54

KWTX

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico
KWTX
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas (AP) Sixty endangered Atlantic green sea turtles that went into shock when South Texas experienced snowy weather have been released back into the Gulf of Mexico. The Brownsville Herald reports that hundreds of onlookers ...

Cold weather stuns endangered sea turtle population in the Gulf of Mexico - Houston Chronicle

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 18:27

Cold weather stuns endangered sea turtle population in the Gulf of Mexico
Houston Chronicle
While southern Texas residents enjoyed a rare winter wonderland last weekend, the spate of cold weather has had an adverse affect on the local endangered sea turtle population. The NOAA Fisheries laboratory in Galveston picked up 18 cold-stunned green ...

NC Aquarium sees spike in cold-stunned sea turtles - WAVY-TV

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 17:55

WAVY-TV

NC Aquarium sees spike in cold-stunned sea turtles
WAVY-TV
MANTEO, N.C. (WAVY) — The N.C. Aquarium on Roanoke Island says a recent drop in temperatures has led to an increase in cold-stunned sea turtles needing treatment. Credit: NC Aquarium on Roanoke Island. Officials with the aquarium said that as of ...
Cold snap hammers sea turtles. 43 treated after washing ashore in NC.Durham Herald Sun
Cold weather stuns endangered sea turtle population in the Gulf of MexicoHouston Chronicle
Large batch of green sea turtles released following cold frontKGBT-TV
Coastal Review Online
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Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico - KXAN.com

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 17:31

KXAN.com

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico
KXAN.com
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas (AP) — Sixty endangered Atlantic green sea turtles that went into shock when South Texas experienced snowy weather have been released back into the Gulf of Mexico. The Brownsville Herald reports that hundreds of onlookers ...
Cold weather stuns endangered sea turtle population in the Gulf of MexicoHouston Chronicle
Aquarium Treating Cold-Stunned Sea TurtlesCoastal Review Online

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GIR donates to Bermuda Turtle Project - Royal Gazette

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 17:07

Royal Gazette

GIR donates to Bermuda Turtle Project
Royal Gazette
Global Indemnity Re, which has supported the Bermuda Zoological Society for four years, made the donation to mark the turtle conservation scheme's 50th anniversary. Marie Joelle Chapleau, chief operating officer of the reinsurance firm, said: “We ...

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico - WRAL.com

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 16:00

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico
WRAL.com
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas — Sixty endangered Atlantic green sea turtles that went into shock when South Texas experienced snowy weather have been released back into the Gulf of Mexico. The Brownsville Herald reports that hundreds of onlookers watched ...

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Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico - New Haven Register

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 15:41

Sea turtles shocked by cold returned to Gulf of Mexico
New Haven Register
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas (AP) — Sixty endangered Atlantic green sea turtles that went into shock when South Texas experienced snowy weather have been released back into the Gulf of Mexico. The Brownsville Herald reports that hundreds of onlookers ...

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Sea Turtles Shocked by Cold Returned to Gulf of Mexico | Texas ... - U.S. News & World Report

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 15:36

U.S. News & World Report

Sea Turtles Shocked by Cold Returned to Gulf of Mexico | Texas ...
U.S. News & World Report
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas (AP) — Sixty endangered Atlantic green sea turtles that went into shock when South Texas experienced snowy weather have been released back into the Gulf of Mexico.
Cold snap hammers sea turtles. 43 treated after washing ashore in NC.Durham Herald Sun
Woods Hole Aquarium Caring For Stranded Sea TurtlesCapeNews.net
Updated: More Cold-Stunned Sea TurtlesCoastal Review Online
KGBT-TV -Monitor
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SRC enhances protection of sea turtles during nesting season - Gulf Breeze News

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 13:28

SRC enhances protection of sea turtles during nesting season
Gulf Breeze News
In partnership with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Santa Rosa County recently completed a lighting retrofit project on Navarre Beach to reduce artificial lighting impacts on ...

Feeding China's appetite for jellyfish would take food from turtles, group warns - CBC.ca

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:00

CBC.ca

Feeding China's appetite for jellyfish would take food from turtles, group warns
CBC.ca
As the Nova Scotia government explores the potential for a commercial jellyfish fishery to feed the ravenous Chinese seafood market, some environmental advocates are raising alarms about the idea. The Canadian Sea Turtle Network fears the impact of a ...

Cold-stunned turtles to be released back to Gulf - KRISTV.com ... - KRIS Corpus Christi News

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 04:30

KRIS Corpus Christi News

Cold-stunned turtles to be released back to Gulf - KRISTV.com ...
KRIS Corpus Christi News
Last week's arctic cold spell brought a winter wonderland to much of South Texas but for some local residents, it wasn't all fun and reindeer games. We're talking of course about sea turtles. Around 80 Green Sea Turtles have been undergoing rehab at ...

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Hundreds watch release of endangered sea turtles - Brownsville Herald

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 04:16

Brownsville Herald

Hundreds watch release of endangered sea turtles
Brownsville Herald
Hundreds of onlookers turned out to a sea shell-dotted stretch of beach between the jetties and the south pavilion Wednesday afternoon at Isla Blanca Park to watch 60 endangered Atlantic green sea turtles be released into the Gulf of Mexico. The ...
Cold-stunned turtles to be released back to GulfKRIS Corpus Christi News

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Hundreds watch release of endangered sea turtles - Brownsville ... - Brownsville Herald

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 04:08

Brownsville Herald

Hundreds watch release of endangered sea turtles - Brownsville ...
Brownsville Herald
Hundreds of onlookers turned out to a sea shell-dotted stretch of beach between the jetties and the south pavilion Wednesday afternoon at Isla Blanca Park to watch 60 endangered Atlantic green sea turtles be released into the Gulf of Mexico.
Cold-stunned turtles to be released back to Gulf - KRISTV.com ...KRIS Corpus Christi News

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Feds Might Place Sea Turtle Population On Endangered List - New Hampshire Public Radio

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 17:23

New Hampshire Public Radio

Feds Might Place Sea Turtle Population On Endangered List
New Hampshire Public Radio
PORTLAND, Maine - Federal marine authorities say they are reviewing the status of a sea turtle that lives in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean to see if it should be listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act. The National Marine Fisheries ...
US Might Place Atlantic Sea Turtle on Endangered ListCourthouse News Service

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Cold-stunned turtles to be released today - Monitor

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 14:56

Monitor

Cold-stunned turtles to be released today
Monitor
Turtles warm up in a pool at Sea Turtle Inc. recently on South Padre Island. Courtesy photo. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Green Atlantic sea turtles small and large will be returning to their natural home today. Saved ...

US Might Place Atlantic Sea Turtle on Endangered List - Courthouse News Service

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 09:37

Courthouse News Service

US Might Place Atlantic Sea Turtle on Endangered List
Courthouse News Service
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Federal wildlife officials say they are reviewing the status of a sea turtle that lives in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean to see if it should be listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act. The National Marine ...

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US might place Atlantic sea turtle on endangered list | 13 WTHR ... - WTHR

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 07:24

US might place Atlantic sea turtle on endangered list | 13 WTHR ...
WTHR
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Federal wildlife officials say they are reviewing the status of a sea turtle that lives in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean to see if it should be listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act. The National Marine ...

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Young green sea turtle found near Fort Stevens dies - Chinook Observer

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 01:09

Chinook Observer

Young green sea turtle found near Fort Stevens dies
Chinook Observer
NEWPORT — A juvenile green sea turtle that arrived at the Oregon Coast Aquarium for care Dec. 3 died about 24 hours later. A Fort Stevens State Park ranger found the young hypothermic sea turtle stranded at the mouth of the Columbia River near the ...