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Cape Romain gears up for sea turtle nesting season - Moultrie News

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 11:14

Cape Romain gears up for sea turtle nesting season
Moultrie News
Located at Front Beach on Isle of Palms, a bronze sculpture of three turtles welcomes beachgoers. Such statue brings to mind South Carlina's own loggerhead sea turtles and the efforts being made to ensure they stick around. Cape Romain National ...

Webcam monitors loggerhead sea turtle nest - Daytona Beach News-Journal

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 07:24

Webcam monitors loggerhead sea turtle nest
Daytona Beach News-Journal
BIG PINE KEY, Fla. (AP) — A live-streaming webcam is focused on a loggerhead sea turtle nest on a Florida Keys beach. The high-definition camera, which went online Friday evening, offers daytime observation of the nest in natural light and uses ...

Webcam monitors loggerhead sea turtle nest - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 07:18

Webcam monitors loggerhead sea turtle nest
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
BIG PINE KEY, Fla. (AP) — A live-streaming webcam is focused on a loggerhead sea turtle nest on a Florida Keys beach. The high-definition camera, which went online Friday evening, offers daytime observation of the nest in natural light and uses ...

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Webcam monitors loggerhead sea turtle nest - San Francisco Chronicle

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 07:07

Webcam monitors loggerhead sea turtle nest
San Francisco Chronicle
BIG PINE KEY, Fla. (AP) — A live-streaming webcam is focused on a loggerhead sea turtle nest on a Florida Keys beach. The high-definition camera, which went online Friday evening, offers daytime observation of the nest in natural light and uses ...

SPI turtle lights flipped on - Valley morning Star

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 04:01

SPI turtle lights flipped on
Valley morning Star
The amber colored solar lights were turned on for the first time Friday night outside Sea Turtle Inc. The light will aid turtles in finding their way home to the sea because they are blind to red and amber tones while white lights from around the city ...

Sea Turtle conservationist visits Chehaw Park - WALB-TV

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 01:56

Sea Turtle conservationist visits Chehaw Park
WALB-TV
The Director of the Georgia Sea Turtle Center on Jekyll Island spoke in Albany Friday as part of Chehaw's Conservation Lecture series. Terry Norton says keeping sea turtles alive is important for the survival of other species and after a 20-year ...
Turtle lovers flock to Tybee for loggerhead hatchingWJCL News
Sea turtle once facing blindness recovered, ready for return to - CBS 3 ...WSHM-TV
SPI turtle lights flipped onValley morning Star

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Sea turtle once facing blindness recovered, ready for return to ocean - KPTV.com

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 00:29

Sea turtle once facing blindness recovered, ready for return to ocean
KPTV.com
A loggerhead sea turtle found stranded on Myrtle Beach in May, 2013, has fully recovered and will be released on Tuesday, according to Charleston County leaders. The 182-pound adult female turtle, nicknamed Briar, received a clean bill of health this ...
Turtle lovers flock to Tybee for loggerhead hatchingWJCL News
SPI turtle lights flipped onValley morning Star

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Sea turtle once facing blindness recovered, ready for return to - WFSB 3 ... - WFSB

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 00:13

Sea turtle once facing blindness recovered, ready for return to - WFSB 3 ...
WFSB
A loggerhead sea turtle found stranded on Myrtle Beach in May, 2013, has fully recovered and will be released on Tuesday, according to Charleston County leaders. The 182-pound adult female turtle, nicknamed Briar, received a clean bill of health this ...

Sea turtle once facing blindness recovered, ready for return to - CBS 3 ... - WSHM-TV

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 00:13

Sea turtle once facing blindness recovered, ready for return to - CBS 3 ...
WSHM-TV
A loggerhead sea turtle found stranded on Myrtle Beach in May, 2013, has fully recovered and will be released on Tuesday, according to Charleston County leaders. The 182-pound adult female turtle, nicknamed Briar, received a clean bill of health this ...

Sea turtle once facing blindness recovered, ready for return to ocean - Live 5 News

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 20:06

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Sea turtle once facing blindness recovered, ready for return to ocean
Live 5 News
A loggerhead sea turtle found stranded on Myrtle Beach in May, 2013, has fully recovered and will be released on Tuesday, according to Charleston County leaders. The 182-pound adult female turtle, nicknamed Briar, received a clean bill of health this ...
Large Loggerhead Successfully Treated at the South Carolina Aquarium Sea ...RedOrbit
Turtle lovers flock to Tybee for loggerhead hatchingWJCL News

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Large Loggerhead Successfully Treated at the South Carolina Aquarium Sea ... - RedOrbit

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 14:53

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Large Loggerhead Successfully Treated at the South Carolina Aquarium Sea ...
RedOrbit
A 182-pound loggerhead sea turtle treated by the South Carolina Aquarium Sea Turtle Rescue Program for more than thirteen months has fully recovered and is ready to return to the deep blue sea. The public is invited to say goodbye to Briar on Tuesday, ...

Oceans: Feds finalize critical habitat designation for threatened loggerhead ... - Summit County Citizens Voice

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 14:04

Oceans: Feds finalize critical habitat designation for threatened loggerhead ...
Summit County Citizens Voice
FRISCO — Loggerhead sea turtles may have a better chance of surviving — and even thriving — after federal agencies designated 685 miles of beaches along the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico coastlines, as well as 300,000 square miles of ocean, as ...

Loggerhead Sea Turtles Win Largest Expanse of Critical Habitat Ever - Nature World News

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 13:23

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Loggerhead Sea Turtles Win Largest Expanse of Critical Habitat Ever
Nature World News
The NOAA and US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) as of Thursday officially granted the threatened loggerhead sea turtle a vast expanse of critical habitat along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts - possibly the biggest protective move in US history. (Photo ...
US creates largest habitat in country to protect loggerhead sea turtlesAl Jazeera America
More federal protection for loggerhead sea turtlesThe News-Press
Loggerheads win new protection in Atlantic, Gulf of MexicoMerced Sun-Star
Bradenton Herald
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Critical Habitat Established For The Endangered Loggerhead Sea Turtle - RedOrbit

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:16

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Critical Habitat Established For The Endangered Loggerhead Sea Turtle
RedOrbit
Given the vital role loggerhead sea turtles play in maintaining the health of our oceans, rebuilding their populations is key as we work to ensure healthy and resilient oceans for generations to come,” said Eileen Sobeck, assistant NOAA administrator ...

Turtle lovers flock to Tybee for loggerhead hatching - WJCL News

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 23:20

Turtle lovers flock to Tybee for loggerhead hatching
WJCL News
(WJCL) – It's hatching season out on Tybee Island and residents and local officials are giving tips to make sure the special occasion is as safe for the turtles as it is fun for beach visitors. This year turtle lovers look forward to catching a glimpse ...
Sea turtle once facing blindness recovered, ready for return to oceanLive 5 News
Editorial - New habitat designation helps protect loggerheadsStarNewsOnline.com

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US creates largest habitat in country to protect loggerhead sea turtles - Al Jazeera America

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 23:15

Nature World News

US creates largest habitat in country to protect loggerhead sea turtles
Al Jazeera America
"Given the vital role loggerhead sea turtles play in maintaining the health of our oceans, rebuilding their populations is key as we work to ensure healthy and resilient oceans for generations to come," said Eileen Sobeck, assistant NOAA administrator ...
Loggerhead Sea Turtles Win Largest Expanse of Critical Habitat EverNature World News
Sea turtles get largest ever critical habitatThe Hill
More federal protection for loggerhead sea turtlesThe News-Press
Bay Area Indymedia -Tampabay.com
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Sea Turtle Once Facing Blindness Now Ready to Return to the Wild After ... - PR Web (press release)

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 18:53

Sea Turtle Once Facing Blindness Now Ready to Return to the Wild After ...
PR Web (press release)
A 182-pound loggerhead sea turtle treated by the South Carolina Aquarium Sea Turtle Rescue Program for more than thirteen months has fully recovered and is ready to return to the deep blue sea. The public is invited to say goodbye to Briar on Tuesday, ...
Spotlight shines on intern from FloridaThe Topsail Advertiser

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Feds Designate Florida Beaches As Critical Habitats For Sea Turtles - Brevard Times

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 18:10

Brevard Times

Feds Designate Florida Beaches As Critical Habitats For Sea Turtles
Brevard Times
MELBOURNE BEACH, Florida -- On Wednesday, NOAA's National Marine Fisheries Service and the Department of Interior's U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service designated critical habitat areas for the threatened loggerhead sea turtle in the Atlantic Ocean and on ...

Suit Filed to Protect Endangered Pacific Loggerhead Sea Turtles From Nets - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 17:30

Suit Filed to Protect Endangered Pacific Loggerhead Sea Turtles From Nets
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SAN FRANCISCO— A lawsuit filed by Turtle Island Restoration Network and Center for Biological Diversity today seeks to protect endangered sea turtles off the coast of Southern California by requiring the National Marine Fisheries Service to implement ...

Feds protect sea turtles with largest ever critical habitat ruling - UPI.com

Thu, 07/10/2014 - 16:59

UPI.com

Feds protect sea turtles with largest ever critical habitat ruling
UPI.com
Florida, which already sets the bar for sea turtle conservation, sees a few of its protected beaches expanded but no new protected beaches established. The ruling, however, protects several hundred miles of new coastline in North Carolina, South ...