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Georgia Sea Turtle Center celebrates 10 years of convservation - The News (subscription)

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 04:11

The News (subscription)

Georgia Sea Turtle Center celebrates 10 years of convservation
The News (subscription)
The Georgia Sea Turtle Center on Jekyll Island marks 10 years of conservation, preservation and education this month with a kickoff event this weekend and Dr. Terry Norton, the center's director and founder, said he's feeling pretty good about it. “It ...

Saving sea turtles - Valley Morning Star : Local News - Valley morning Star

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 03:29

Valley morning Star

Saving sea turtles - Valley Morning Star : Local News
Valley morning Star
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Sea turtle hatchlings were released yesterday and inched their way into the water for the very first time.
Island Report - Kemps Ridley Turtle Releasekiiitv.com

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Sea turtle hatching numbers rise - Brownsville Herald

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 03:22

Brownsville Herald

Sea turtle hatching numbers rise
Brownsville Herald
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Sea turtle hatchlings were released Wednesday and inched their way into the water for the very first time. A mother Kemp's ridley sea turtle left the nest of hatchlings nearly two months earlier on South Padre Island's sandy beach.

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Rehabilitated sea turtles receive hundred strong send off at Surf City - WITN

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 00:12

WITN

Rehabilitated sea turtles receive hundred strong send off at Surf City
WITN
Thirteen sea turtles were released by the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center as hundreds watched in Surf City. Four of the turtles were from New England, and three were from New Jersey. The center has been releasing sea turtles ...
Sea turtles rehabbed and released in Surf City - WECT TV6-WECT ...WECT-TV6
Endangered sea turtles released into the wild at beach - WCTIWCTI12.com
PHOTOS: Sea turtle release at Surf City - Wilmington Star NewsStarNewsOnline.com

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Sea turtle released after flipper amputation, year of treatment - First Coast News

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 21:49

First Coast News

Sea turtle released after flipper amputation, year of treatment
First Coast News
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - A sea turtle made the long swim home Wednesday nearly a year after a fisherman found it tangled in a fishing line. Staff with the University of Florida Whitney Laboratory Sea Turtle Hospital released the turtle named Barnett from ...

13 sea turtles released in Surf City - Jacksonville Daily News

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 21:32

Jacksonville Daily News

13 sea turtles released in Surf City
Jacksonville Daily News
SURF CITY — With the wave of her hand and an occasional whoop of excitement, sea turtle conservationist Jean Beasley and her team released 13 sea turtles with the ease of experience. Her excitement was infectious as about 500 residents and ...
Rehabilitated sea turtles receive hundred strong send off at Surf CityWITN
Sea turtles rehabbed and released in Surf City - WECT TV6-WECT ...WECT-TV6
Endangered sea turtles released into the wild at beach - WCTIWCTI12.com
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Sea turtles rehabbed and released in Surf City - WECT-TV6

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 16:04

WCTI12.com

Sea turtles rehabbed and released in Surf City
WECT-TV6
Caregivers from The Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center sent 13 healthy Kemp's Ridley turtles into the sea at Surf City on Wednesday. Kemp's Ridleys are the most endangered species of sea turtle in the world. (Source: WECT).
Endangered sea turtles released into the wild at beachWCTI12.com
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Some turtles' long walk to extinction may not be that slowChinadaily USA

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SCCF partners with Conservancy of SW FL to tag green sea turtles - Island Reporter

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 13:15

SCCF partners with Conservancy of SW FL to tag green sea turtles
Island Reporter
This year the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation has partnered with the Conservancy of Southwest Florida to begin tagging green sea turtles. "Dave Addison, who is a biologist at the Conservancy of Southwest Florida, leads their sea turtle project ...

Saving Sea Turtles Film & Talk - TheStranger.com

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 00:50

TheStranger.com

Saving Sea Turtles Film & Talk
TheStranger.com
Find out how the tragedy of the Kemp's Ridley sea turtle, which nearly went extinct as a result of human activity, took a less bleak turn when marine scientists stepped in to help the population recover. Before the Seattle premiere screening of the ...

We could be seeing a record number of Loggerhead sea turtles nesting on Hilton Head Island - WSAV-TV

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 00:36

WSAV-TV

We could be seeing a record number of Loggerhead sea turtles nesting on Hilton Head Island
WSAV-TV
HILTON HEAD, Sc. (WSAV) – More than a third of the world's Loggerhead sea turtle population nests on the Southeast coast. We're about one month into nesting season and Hilton Head Island already counted its 100th nest Tuesday morning. With 250 nests ...

Sea turtles rehabbed and released in Surf City - WECT TV6-WECT ... - WECT-TV6

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 19:48

Sea turtles rehabbed and released in Surf City - WECT TV6-WECT ...
WECT-TV6
Caregivers from The Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center sent 13 healthy Kemp's Ridley turtles into the sea at Surf City on Wednesday.

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Loggerheads leading the pack in sea turtle nesting count | Northern ... - Palm Beach Post (blog)

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 19:46

Palm Beach Post (blog)

Loggerheads leading the pack in sea turtle nesting count | Northern ...
Palm Beach Post (blog)
Loggerhead Marinelife Center officials keep count of nests on this board at Loggerhead Park on A1A (Photo/Bill DiPaolo) Three months into the sea turtle ...
Turtle watch volunteer shares stories, concerns | Anna Maria Island ...The Anna Maria Islander

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First sea turtles arrive on Crete island in Greece for the season - Tornos News International Edition (press release)

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 19:27

Tornos News International Edition (press release)

First sea turtles arrive on Crete island in Greece for the season
Tornos News International Edition (press release)
After a long wait, tireless effort and patience researchers from ARCHELON, the sea turtle rescue centre in Rethymnon, the first nest of the sea turtle for 2017 was recorded in the Sfakaki area in Crete. The volunteers' daily routine involved waking up ...

Go online to track sea turtles released by CSI and partners - The Outer Banks Voice

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 19:04

Go online to track sea turtles released by CSI and partners
The Outer Banks Voice
The turtles were released by researchers from the UNC Coastal Studies Institute in Wanchese and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration as part of a tracking initiative to understand sea turtle dispersal and habitat use. They were raised or ...

North Carolina Middle School Teacher Headed to Bahamas to Study Endangered Sea Turtles - Nasdaq

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 10:02

North Carolina Middle School Teacher Headed to Bahamas to Study Endangered Sea Turtles
Nasdaq
Sponsored by Voyager Sopris Learning, Catherine Hickey, an Academically and Intellectually Gifted (AIG) teacher for Person County Schools in Roxboro, N.C., will spend nine days in July in the Bahamas tracking endangered sea turtles as part of JASON ...

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Nighttime sea turtle walks return to Stuart - TCPalm

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 03:57

TCPalm

Nighttime sea turtle walks return to Stuart
TCPalm
STUART — The Treasure Coast's beaches are some of the most important nesting sites in the world for loggerhead sea turtles, which is why it's vital to educate yourself on the ways to minimize your impacts on nesting turtles. Join Florida Oceanographic ...

What I learned from 'Breaking Bad' about saving sea turtles ... - Jefferson Public Radio

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 00:55

Jefferson Public Radio

What I learned from 'Breaking Bad' about saving sea turtles ...
Jefferson Public Radio
It's a bad time to be a sea turtle. They're threatened by pollution — they die from ingesting plastic and get caught in fishing nets. Their habitat is.

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What I learned from 'Breaking Bad' about saving sea turtles - KUOW News and Information

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 00:55

KUOW News and Information

What I learned from 'Breaking Bad' about saving sea turtles
KUOW News and Information
It's a bad time to be a sea turtle. They're threatened by pollution — they die from ingesting plastic and get caught in fishing nets. Their habitat is being destroyed by coastal development — sea walls cut off their paths to nesting beaches. And don ...

What I learned from 'Breaking Bad' about saving sea turtles - Delmarva Public Radio

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 20:26

Delmarva Public Radio

What I learned from 'Breaking Bad' about saving sea turtles
Delmarva Public Radio
It's a bad time to be a sea turtle. They're threatened by pollution — they die from ingesting plastic and get caught in fishing nets. Their habitat is being destroyed by coastal development — sea walls cut off their paths to nesting beaches. And don ...

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Sea turtle nests popping up along NC beaches - WCTI12.com

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 20:21

WCTI12.com

Sea turtle nests popping up along NC beaches
WCTI12.com
NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH, Onslow County - It's that time of the year - sightings of sea turtle nests along North Carolina beaches are popping up all up and down the coast, including at North Topsail Beach. It's nesting season for loggerhead turtles - as ...