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Sea turtle walks and talks popular among visitors - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 08:22

The Anna Maria Islander

Sea turtle walks and talks popular among visitors
The Anna Maria Islander
Anna Maria Island Turtle Watch and Shorebird Monitoring volunteers Claudia and Glenn Wiseman show an egg from a sea turtle nest at Manatee Public Beach in Holmes Beach. The Wisemans led a tour on the beach July 2. Islander Photos: Jennifer ...

Sea turtle released last week is back at Va. aquarium - The Virginian-Pilot

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 01:54

The Virginian-Pilot

Sea turtle released last week is back at Va. aquarium
The Virginian-Pilot
A Kemps ridley sea turtle released last Wednesday had to return to the Virginia Aquarium Marine Animal Care Center Saturday after being hooked at the Norfolk Naval Station recreational fishing pier. Named "Voldemort" by the stranding response team, the ...
'Voldemort' the sea turtle rescued again just days after releasewtkr.com
Sea Turtle Rescued for Second Time after being Hooked in HamptonAustrian Tribune
Released sea turtle returns to Virginia aquarium after being hooked againGreenfield Daily Reporter

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Marine response team frees tangled sea turtle - Boston Globe

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 00:20

Marine response team frees tangled sea turtle
Boston Globe
A large leatherback sea turtle was rescued Sunday after his left flipper was caught in fishing gear off Cape Cod, animal rescuers said. Fishermen spotted the turtle off the Sandy Neck section of Barnstable, said Scott Landry, director of the Marine ...

Leatherback turtle freed from fishing gear off Cape - Boston Globe

Tue, 07/08/2014 - 00:20

News Tonight Africa

Leatherback turtle freed from fishing gear off Cape
Boston Globe
A large leatherback sea turtle was rescued Sunday after his left flipper was caught in fishing gear off Cape Cod, animal rescuers said. Fishermen spotted the turtle off the Sandy Neck section of Barnstable, said Scott Landry, director of the Marine ...
Marine Response Team rescues Large Leatherback Sea TurtleNews Tonight Africa
Leatherback turtle disentangled off Sandy NeckWicked Local Barnstable
Entangled leatherback turtle freed by Provincetown rescue teamWicked Local Wellfleet

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'Voldemort' the sea turtle rescued again just days after release - wtkr.com

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 23:34

'Voldemort' the sea turtle rescued again just days after release
wtkr.com
Virginia Beach, Va. – 'Voldemort,' a Kemps ridley sea turtle, is back at the Virginia Aquarium Marine Animal Care Center, after being released last Wednesday. The turtle had a short term stay at the center after being hooked the weekend before at ...

Sea turtle tracks show she was dragging a chair - WWSB ABC 7

Mon, 07/07/2014 - 20:55

Sea turtle tracks show she was dragging a chair
WWSB ABC 7
LONGBOAT KEY, Fla. -- The beach can be a hazardous place for a sea turtle trying to lay eggs, and turtle watch groups say beach furniture can be a dangerous obstacle for nesting turtles. Longboat Key Turtle Watch recently posted photos to its Facebook ...

LBK sea turtles ensnared in left behind beach furniture - Longboat Key News

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 17:42

LBK sea turtles ensnared in left behind beach furniture
Longboat Key News
Last week Mote Marine released a photo of a sea turtle stuck under a beach chair and Longboat Key Turtle Watch volunteers had to free the animal. This week, Turtle Watch volunteers took photos of turtle tracks which indicated that another sea turtle ...

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NOAA seeks comments on its sea turtle monitoring survey - Examiner.com

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 17:16

Examiner.com

NOAA seeks comments on its sea turtle monitoring survey
Examiner.com
The National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce wants to extend its current sea turtle monitoring survey. NOAA routinely surveys fisherman to inquire about how many may be accidentally caught up in fishing gear, ...

Freedom rings for sea turtles in South Kohala - West Hawaii Today

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 04:23

West Hawaii Today

Freedom rings for sea turtles in South Kohala
West Hawaii Today
A handful of sea turtles celebrated their freedom upon their release into the Pacific Ocean for the first time at the Mauna Lani Resort's 25th annual Turtle Independence Day held Friday in South Kohala. (Dave Santos/Special to westhawaiitoday.com).

Sea turtle season off to slow start in northeast Florida - Tallahassee.com

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 03:54

Sea turtle season off to slow start in northeast Florida
Tallahassee.com
AUGUSTINE – Sea turtle season has gotten off to a slow start in northeast Florida, especially among green turtles. Wildlife officials say only 195 nests have been located so far this year, compared to 367 that were spotted by early July 2013. In ...

Friday marks start of sea turtle hatching season in Florida - Local 10

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 22:19

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Friday marks start of sea turtle hatching season in Florida
Local 10
IT'S TURTLE TIME ON FLORIDA BEACHES. TOMORROW MARKS THE START OF TURTLE HATCHING SEASON AND BE LOCAL10 NEWS REPORTER CHRISTINA VAZQUEZ SHOWS YOU WHAT YOU SHOULD WATCH OUT FOR IF YOU'RE GOING TO ...
Sea turtle season off to slow start in NE FloridaWashington Times
Turtles nest at snail's paceSt. Augustine Record

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Sea turtles returned to the wild - Valley morning Star

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 21:55

Sea turtles returned to the wild
Valley morning Star
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — About 30 persons, a mix of Sea Turtle, Inc. staff, interns, volunteers, two NOAA representatives and one from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife, braved rough seas on June 28 that left many on the boat feeling as green as seaweed.
Another Kemp's Ridley Hatchling Release Scheduled for July 4KIII TV3

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Another Kemp's Ridley Hatchling Release Scheduled for July 4 - KIII TV3

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 18:11

Another Kemp's Ridley Hatchling Release Scheduled for July 4
KIII TV3
CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) - The Padre Island National Seashore is hosting its fifth Kemp's Ridley sea turtle hatchling release this year at 6:45 a.m. Friday in front of the Malaquite Beach Visitor Center. If the turtles become active, the release ...

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Keep distance from sea turtles while nesting, warns Florida Fish and Wildlife - WPTV

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 16:53

WPTV

Keep distance from sea turtles while nesting, warns Florida Fish and Wildlife
WPTV
SINGER ISLAND, Fla. - The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission says people need to keep their distance from sea turtles during nesting season. FWC officers and the trained volunteers who track the sea turtle population say they are seeing ...
Sea turtle season off to slow start in NE FloridaGainesville Sun
Turtles nest at snail's paceSt. Augustine Record

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Biology major has her hands full interning at sea turtle hospital - The Topsail Advertiser

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 15:28

Biology major has her hands full interning at sea turtle hospital
The Topsail Advertiser
She's now comfortable relating to the variety of “cool” visitors and all the questions they throw at her after spending the last month immersed in sea turtle care and talk therapy as an intern. Karina looks at every day as an opportunity to learn ...

Sea turtle season off to slow start in NE Florida - WJXT Jacksonville

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 13:59

WPTV

Sea turtle season off to slow start in NE Florida
WJXT Jacksonville
Sea turtle season has gotten off to a slow start in northeast Florida, especially among green turtles. Wildlife officials say only 195 nests have been located so far this year, compared to 367 that were spotted by early July 2013. In addition, only two ...
Keep distance from sea turtles while nesting, warns Florida Fish and WildlifeWPTV
Turtles nest at snail's paceSt. Augustine Record

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Not Much of a Holiday for Manatees, Sea Turtles Avoiding Boaters - Public News Service

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 07:11

Not Much of a Holiday for Manatees, Sea Turtles Avoiding Boaters
Public News Service
A "footprint of swirls" often can be seen in the water just above a one-ton manatee, and a 300-pound loggerhead sea turtle may only show its head. Boaters who hit an animal are encouraged to call 1-888-404-3922 so wildlife officials can help. Provided ...

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Sea Turtle Watch - Netherlands Antilles Daily Herald

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 05:02

Sea Turtle Watch
Netherlands Antilles Daily Herald
Nature Foundation has established a Sea Turtle Watch Group of residents who were trained to assist in Sea Turtle Conservation. They will patrol important sea turtle nesting beaches and record the nests as well as record the endangered animals in the ...

Sea Turtle Migrates From Costa Rica to Ecuador (Video) - Guardian Liberty Voice

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 04:21

Guardian Liberty Voice

Sea Turtle Migrates From Costa Rica to Ecuador (Video)
Guardian Liberty Voice
A green sea turtle named Sanjay recently made a 14-day journey from Cocos Island National Park in Costa Rica to Ecuador's Galapagos Marine Reserve, establishing the very first direct migration path between the two marine protected areas. The insight ...

Sea turtles returned to the wild - Valley morning Star

Thu, 07/03/2014 - 03:30

Sea turtles returned to the wild
Valley morning Star
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — About 30 persons, a mix of Sea Turtle, Inc. staff, interns, volunteers, two NOAA representatives and one from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife, braved rough seas on June 28 that left many on the boat feeling as green as seaweed.

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