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Rescued sea turtle arrives at Birch Aquarium - fox5sandiego.com

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 02:27

Rescued sea turtle arrives at Birch Aquarium
fox5sandiego.com
LA JOLLA, Calif. — For the first time ever, the Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography welcome a rescued sea turtle to its collection of marine life. After a cross-country flight the young loggerhead turtle, weighing nearly 100 pounds ...

Public invited to sea turtle release Friday - Pensacola News Journal

Fri, 11/21/2014 - 02:13

Pensacola News Journal

Public invited to sea turtle release Friday
Pensacola News Journal
The public is invited to join Gulfarium's Sea Turtle C.A.R.E. (Conserve, Act, Rehabilitate, Educate) staff at 1 p.m. Friday as they release three green sea turtles into the Gulf of Mexico at Crooked Island East Beach on the east end of Tyndall Air ...

Letters: Sea turtles deserve our help, support - Pensacola News Journal

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 23:24

Pensacola News Journal

Letters: Sea turtles deserve our help, support
Pensacola News Journal
The issue of protecting one of the most majestic sea animals in the Gulf of Mexico, the sea turtles, is essential. The sea turtles are marine animals that face many problems in today's environment, even though they are a protected. The impacts from ...

New effort to investigate decline of sea turtles near Gulf of Mexico - Science Recorder

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 22:02

New effort to investigate decline of sea turtles near Gulf of Mexico
Science Recorder
The Kemp's ridley turtle, a species of sea turtle indigenous to Texas, has seen a considerable decline over the past year, according to experts. Pollution seems to be the most likely suspect — particularly remnants from the 2010 BP oil spill in the ...

Rare sea turtles admitted to SC Aquarium after mass cold-stunning - Charleston Post Courier

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 20:53

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Rare sea turtles admitted to SC Aquarium after mass cold-stunning
Charleston Post Courier
More sick sea turtles than have ever been admitted to the South Carolina Aquarium at one time were scheduled to arrive in Charleston late Thursday. The 15 Kemp's ridley turtles were among 150 sea turtles found cold-stunned along the Massachusetts coast ...
Cold stunned sea turtles rescued this week by Virginia Aquarium Stranding ...wtkr.com
Rescued Sea Turtle Arrives in SDNBC 7 San Diego
Stunned sea turtles being treated in SCRock Hill Herald
Scripps Oceanography News
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Rare sea turtles admitted to SC Aquarium after mass cold-stunning - Charleston Post Courier

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 20:53

Rare sea turtles admitted to SC Aquarium after mass cold-stunning
Charleston Post Courier
More sick sea turtles were scheduled to arrive at South Carolina Aquarium late Thursday than it has ever admitted before at the same time. The 15 Kemp's ridley turtles were among 150 sea turtle found cold-stunned along the Massachusetts coast with the ...
Rescued Sea Turtle Arrives in SDNBC 7 San Diego
Stunned sea turtles being treated in CharlestonNEWS10 ABC
Rescued Juvenile Sea Turtle Finds New Home at Birch AquariumScripps Oceanography News
fox5sandiego.com
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Rescued juvenile sea turtle finds new home at Birch Aquarium - San Diego 6

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 20:16

Rescued juvenile sea turtle finds new home at Birch Aquarium
San Diego 6
SAN DIEGO - For the first time, Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, welcomed a rescued and rehabilitated sea turtle to its collection of marine life. The juvenile Loggerhead Sea Turtle (Caretta caretta), weighing ...

BPR: Sea Turtles, Bees, and Thanksgiving Wine - WGBH NEWS

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 20:00

WGBH NEWS

BPR: Sea Turtles, Bees, and Thanksgiving Wine
WGBH NEWS
[29:45]; Heather Goldstone joins us to discuss, snowstorms, sea turtles, and UN report on climate change. [29:45]; Fred Lawrence, Brandeis University President stops by to talk about the relevance of a liberal arts degree, despite all the student debt ...

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Volunteer Aircraft Needed To Fly Stranded Sea Turtles from Cape Code - Aviation International News (registration)

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 19:48

Volunteer Aircraft Needed To Fly Stranded Sea Turtles from Cape Code
Aviation International News (registration)
The New England Aquarium is asking aircraft operators to help transport stranded endangered sea turtles from the Cape Cod area to facilities in South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. Cold temperatures and strong onshore wind in the Northeast this week ...

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Rescued Sea Turtle Arrives in SD - NBC 7 San Diego

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 18:36

Rescued Sea Turtle Arrives in SD
NBC 7 San Diego
A loggerhead sea turtle has arrived in San Diego all the way from the East Coast. After a cross-country flight, the 97-pound turtle, dubbed “Jersey,” landed in San Diego on Wednesday night. It is the first of its kind for the Birch Aquarium at Scripps.

Cold stunned sea turtles rescued this week by Virginia Aquarium Stranding ... - wtkr.com

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 17:55

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Cold stunned sea turtles rescued this week by Virginia Aquarium Stranding ...
wtkr.com
Three loggerhead sea turtles have stranded this week along Virginia's shores, according to the Virginia Aquarium. SeaTurtlePoster. Local citizens spotted the sea turtles and called the Virginia Aquarium Stranding Response Hotline as soon as they were ...
Rescued Sea Turtle Arrives in SDNBC 7 San Diego
Rescued Juvenile Sea Turtle Finds New Home at Birch AquariumScripps Oceanography News
Stunned sea turtles being treated in CharlestonThe State
charlestonchronicle.net
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Rescued Juvenile Sea Turtle Finds New Home at Birch Aquarium - Scripps Oceanography News

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 17:07

Rescued Juvenile Sea Turtle Finds New Home at Birch Aquarium
Scripps Oceanography News
For the first time, Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, welcomed a rescued and rehabilitated sea turtle to its collection of marine life. The juvenile Loggerhead Sea Turtle (Caretta caretta), weighing approximately, 97 ...
It's Turtle Time! Rescued Sea Turtle Comes to SDNBC 7 San Diego

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Texas Ocean Researchers Speculate about Oil Spill Influence On Sea Turtles - Pioneer News

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 12:43

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Texas Ocean Researchers Speculate about Oil Spill Influence On Sea Turtles
Pioneer News
At the recent scientific gathering—the Second International Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle Symposium—researchers confirmed that the oil spill of 2010 could be the reason for the decline in the population of the already endangered sea turtle. In the study ...
A&M researchers contribute to sea turtle symposiumTexas A&M The Battalion
Texas sea turtle's revival blunted; count declinesKSWO

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Stunned turtles: Sea Turtle Inc. brings reptiles back to life - Valley morning Star

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 05:19

Valley morning Star

Stunned turtles: Sea Turtle Inc. brings reptiles back to life
Valley morning Star
As of Monday afternoon, almost 70 juvenile cold-stunned turtles washed ashore on the Island's bay side of South Padre Island, Sea Turtle Inc.'s assistant curator Kat Lillie said. “Cold stunning is a form of hypothermia,” she said. According to the ...

Bali police thwart sea turtle smuggling - AsiaOne

Thu, 11/20/2014 - 04:28

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Bali police thwart sea turtle smuggling
AsiaOne
The Bali Police have thwarted an attempt to smuggle 51 sea turtles, allegedly worth a total of Rp 150 million (US$12,346), onto the resort island Tuesday night. Six people have been arrested in the case and face a maximum 5-year prison term. At around ...

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2010 Oil Spill Threatening Texas Sea Turtle - Design & Trend

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 18:17

2010 Oil Spill Threatening Texas Sea Turtle
Design & Trend
According to American Live Wire, "A recent study, which was presented at the Second International Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle Symposium revealed that there was oil present in the shell of 29 sea turtles that returned to feed in the area of the oil spill ...

Fears confirmed: Texas turtle in trouble - Chron.com

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 16:05

American Live Wire

Fears confirmed: Texas turtle in trouble
Chron.com
The only way to say with certainty that the oil came from the BP spill would have been to analyze the turtle's blood in the immediate aftermath of their contact with the oil, said Kimberly Reich, Sea Turtle Research Lab director at Texas A&M University ...
New effort to investigate decline of sea turtles near Gulf of MexicoScience Recorder
Texas Ocean Researchers Speculate about Oil Spill Influence On Sea TurtlesPioneer News
Oil Spills Linked to Decline in Texas Sea Turtle PopulationAmerican Live Wire
EagleFordTexas.com -Brownsville Herald
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Cold-stunned sea turtles washing ashore on SPI - Brownsville Herald

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 04:11

Brownsville Herald

Cold-stunned sea turtles washing ashore on SPI
Brownsville Herald
As of Monday afternoon, almost 70 juvenile cold-stunned turtles washed ashore on the Island's bay side of South Padre Island, Sea Turtle Inc.'s assistant curator Kat Lillie said. “Cold stunning is a form of hypothermia,” she said. According to the ...
About 140 turtles stunned in South Texas cold snapKHOU
Cold-stunned turtles wash ashore SPIMonitor
SHELL-SHOCKED: Cold weather blamed for turtles washed up on coastPort isabel south padre
Port St. Joe Star
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Cold-stunned turtles wash ashore SPI - Monitor

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 02:45

Monitor

Cold-stunned turtles wash ashore SPI
Monitor
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — The Atlantic green sea turtles off the Island coast felt last weekend's cold blast as much as the human population here. As of Monday afternoon, almost 70 juvenile cold-stunned turtles washed ashore on the Island's bay side, Sea ...

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Cold-stunned turtles wash ashore SPI - Monitor

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 02:45

Monitor

Cold-stunned turtles wash ashore SPI
Monitor
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — The Atlantic green sea turtles off the Island coast felt last weekend's cold blast as much as the human population here. As of Monday afternoon, almost 70 juvenile cold-stunned turtles washed ashore on the Island's bay side, Sea ...