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Photos | Sea turtles released in Va. Beach - The Virginian-Pilot

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 21:13

Photos | Sea turtles released in Va. Beach
The Virginian-Pilot
Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center volunteers released rehabilitated sea turtles on Monday, Oct. 20 in Virginia Beach. The Virginia Aquarium Standing Response Team released the last group of rehabilitated sea turtles, two Kemp's ridley sea ...

Va. Aquarium to release last 3 sea turtles on Monday - The Virginian-Pilot

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:48

The Virginian-Pilot

Va. Aquarium to release last 3 sea turtles on Monday
The Virginian-Pilot
Wolverine, an injured loggerhead sea turtle being rehabilitated at the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center in Virginia Beach, is given a CT scan Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 at Sentara Independence Advanced Imaging Center. (L. Todd Spencer | The ...

Who applied to track sea turtles? - Pacific Daily News

Sun, 10/19/2014 - 15:46

Who applied to track sea turtles?
Pacific Daily News
Michael Carey, left, and Barbara Cushing release one of two female green sea turtles that arrived at the Guam Zoological, Botanical & Marine Garden in Tumon in April 2009. Pacific Daily News file photo ...

SeaWorld Funds Sea Turtle Conservation in Costa Rica - The Costa Rica Star

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 22:13

The Costa Rica Star

SeaWorld Funds Sea Turtle Conservation in Costa Rica
The Costa Rica Star
Sea Turtle in Costa Rica Ever since the incisive and controversial documentary Blackfish premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2013, marine mammal park operator SeaWorld has been engaged in a careful public relations campaign that goes beyond ...
The SeaWorld® & Busch Gardens® Conservation Fund Finalizes 2014 Grant ...PR Newswire (press release)

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Virginia Aquarium to release sea turtles from rehab - WAVY-TV

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 18:18

WAVY-TV

Virginia Aquarium to release sea turtles from rehab
WAVY-TV
(WAVY) – Three rehabilitated sea turtles will be released into local waters Monday afternoon. The Virginia Aquarium Stranding Response Team will let the last group of these reptiles go for this year before the sea gets too cold. Each turtle will be ...

Masonboro's summer, fewer turtles, less sand - Lumina News

Thu, 10/16/2014 - 19:33

Lumina News

Masonboro's summer, fewer turtles, less sand
Lumina News
Hope Sutton, research reserve southern sites manager, said summer 2014 on Masonboro Island witnessed no major incidents besides the usual summer holiday crowds. Like the entire state's coastline, Masonboro Island saw far fewer loggerhead sea turtle ...

Report reveals good season for sea turtles - Tampa Bay Newspapers

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 23:34

Report reveals good season for sea turtles
Tampa Bay Newspapers
Sea turtles face many important threats at sea and on land, which need to be addressed for the recovery of these charismatic and endangered species, but the results of the 2014 nesting season in Florida are encouraging and provide a positive outlook ...

ST. AUGUSTINE SEA TURTLE FESTIVAL - Folio Weekly

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 15:50

Folio Weekly

ST. AUGUSTINE SEA TURTLE FESTIVAL
Folio Weekly
The local nonprofit organization Keepers of the Coast has remained diligent in its involvement with wildlife education and conservation efforts to protect sea turtles and other critters. The eighth annual Sea Turtle Festival features information tables ...

Plastic waste killing endangered sea turtles - 3News NZ

Wed, 10/15/2014 - 06:09

Newstalk ZB

Plastic waste killing endangered sea turtles
3News NZ
Auckland Zoo and Kelly Tarlton's are treating three endangered sea turtles that were rescued off the coast of Northland. It's thought one of the turtles got into trouble after swallowing plastic. The hawksbill turtle is coated in barnacles and algae ...
Team effort for turtle trio in troubleScoop.co.nz (press release)
Turtle trio fight for lifeNew Zealand Herald

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Get Ready To See Turtles In Gulf Shores - WKRG-TV

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 23:05

Get Ready To See Turtles In Gulf Shores
WKRG-TV
Chicago is known for its colorful cow exhibits, Pensacola has pelicans, and Gulf Shores will now be known for sea turtles. Ten, life-size sea turtles, featuring beautiful work from local artists, will be showcased across the city. The creative move is ...

Mapping of sea turtle nesting sites on in Ramanathapuram - The Hindu

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 05:41

The Hindu

Mapping of sea turtle nesting sites on in Ramanathapuram
The Hindu
The Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park has launched an ambitious project of mapping of the existing and potential sea turtle nesting sites on the 271-km-long coastline in Ramanathapuram district to focus on biodiversity and draw a conservation action ...

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Peak nesting season for green sea turtles - KITV Honolulu

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 05:18

CBS Local

Peak nesting season for green sea turtles
KITV Honolulu
Peak nesting season for green sea turtles. UPDATED 7:17 PM HST Oct 11, 2014. Tweet · Next Video: Arashi fans willing to pay top buck for concert. post a comment. About 25 nests have been discovered across the island this year for the endangered animals ...
2014 Was A Good Year For Nesting Sea TurtlesCBS Local
Strong nesting season for sea turtlesLongboat Key News
Maui enters peak of turtle hatching seasonWest Hawaii Today

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2014 Was A Good Year For Nesting Sea Turtles - CBS Local

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 12:38

CBS Local

2014 Was A Good Year For Nesting Sea Turtles
CBS Local
Baby loggerhead sea turtles emerge from a nest on the Florida Keys beach and are captured by an live streaming webcam, illuminated by infrared lighting on a Florida Keys beach Friday, July 25, 2014, near Big Pine Key, Fla. About 100 hatchlings crawled ...
Strong nesting season for sea turtlesLongboat Key News
Maui enters peak of turtle hatching seasonHouston Chronicle

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Maui enters peak of turtle hatching season - WRAL.com

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 09:39

Maui enters peak of turtle hatching season
WRAL.com
Of the nests that have been discovered, three female green sea turtles have been identified. One mother has laid six in Lahaina, another has laid six at Hookipa Beach Park and the final one has nested at least twice on a beach near Stable Road in Paia.

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Warmer Gulf waters mean more sea turtles need saving - Houston Chronicle

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 17:26

Houston Chronicle

Warmer Gulf waters mean more sea turtles need saving
Houston Chronicle
The institute, which has long rehabilitated sea turtles, saw a record number of turtles in need last winter, when it had to care for 300 at one time. More than 93 percent of the sea turtles brought in alive were rehabilitated and returned to the wild ...
Spike in Sea Turtle Rescues Linked to Warming Gulf WatersUniversity of Texas at Austin News

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Sea turtles show gains in nesting - The News-Press

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 16:29

The News-Press

Sea turtles show gains in nesting
The News-Press
Eve Haverfield, founder of Turtle Time takes the temperature of a loggerhead sea turtle nest on Fort Myers Beach Friday 7/31/2009. With the six-month sea turtle nesting season half over, nest numbers on Sanibel and Captiva look good, while beaches ...
Good news on sea turtle nestsSarasota Herald-Tribune
Florida sea turtle nests on the riseThe Independent Florida Alligator

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Spike in Sea Turtle Rescues Linked to Warming Gulf Waters - University of Texas at Austin News

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 16:13

University of Texas at Austin News

Spike in Sea Turtle Rescues Linked to Warming Gulf Waters
University of Texas at Austin News
BACKGROUND: PORT ARANSAS, Texas – An uptick in the number of sea turtles needing help to survive along the Gulf Coast of Texas may be linked to changing temperatures in the water there, say scientists at the University of Texas Marine Science ...

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Sea turtles show gains in nesting - WTSP 10 News

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 13:45

WTSP 10 News

Sea turtles show gains in nesting
WTSP 10 News
NORTH MIAMI, FL - JULY 24: A loggerhead turtle makes its way into the surf after being released by Miami-Dade county sea turtle experts Bill Ahern July 24, 2007 in North Miami, Florida. Each summer, April to September, Florida beaches host the largest ...
Good news on sea turtle nestsSarasota Herald-Tribune
2014: A good year to be a pregnant sea turtlePalm Beach Post
Florida sea turtle nests on the riseThe Independent Florida Alligator

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Clearwater aquarium releases two sea turtles - Clearwater Gazette

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 05:30

Clearwater Gazette

Clearwater aquarium releases two sea turtles
Clearwater Gazette
Indiana Jones was found April 25 on Indian Shores by the aquarium's sea turtle nesting patrol. She was extremely emaciated at 66 pounds, covered in barnacles and barely able to lift her head to breathe. Under the aquarium's care she is back to 100 pounds.

Off year for some nesting sea turtles expected - TCPalm

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 02:37

Off year for some nesting sea turtles expected
TCPalm
As a few straggling sea turtles continue showing up on Treasure Coast beaches, local experts aren't concerned that some nest numbers are down from last year. Full story available to subscribers only. Log in | Subscribe Already a subscriber? Activate. A