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Grant awarded to UAB alumnus to continue research on Pacific leatherback sea turtle - UAB News

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 17:07

UAB News

Grant awarded to UAB alumnus to continue research on Pacific leatherback sea turtle
UAB News
UAB alumnus, Ricardo Tapilatu, focuses his research on saving Pacific leatherback sea turtles.Ricardo Tapilatu, a graduate of the University of Alabama at Birmingham College of Arts and Sciences, was one of eight marine conservationists chosen ...

Sea Turtle's Best Friend - KZTV10.com | Continuous News ... - KZTV Action 10 News

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 00:21

Sea Turtle's Best Friend - KZTV10.com | Continuous News ...
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This year marks the 40th anniversary of Padre Island National Seashore, but it also comes with the loss of an irreplaceable, 4-pawed employee, best known as Ridley Ranger. "We trained him the command, find the nest. use your nose, find the nest," Chief ...

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Rare sea turtles return to ocean off Volusia's coast - Daytona Beach News-Journal

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 21:14

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Rare sea turtles return to ocean off Volusia's coast
Daytona Beach News-Journal
Ten Kemp's ridley sea turtles returned to the ocean at Canaveral National Seashore on Tuesday with the help of the staff of the Florida Aquarium. Seven of the turtles – the world's most endangered sea turtle species — were rescued from waters off the ...

Sea Turtle Inc. Education Facility - Monitor

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 03:18

Sea Turtle Inc. Education Facility
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Pat and Jeff Mourning, of Ottowa, Kansas, enjoy the indoor attractions of the newly opened education facility at Sea Turtle, Inc. on Saturday, February 17, 2018, in South Padre Island, Texas. The rescue center is home to permanently injured and ...

Sea Turtle Inc. Education Facility - Monitor

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 03:11

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Sea Turtle Inc. Education Facility
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Randy Johnson, of Menominee, Michigan, takes photographs of Hang Ten, one of the injured sea turtles during their visit of the newly opened educational facility at Sea Turtle, Inc. on Saturday, February 17, 2018, in South Padre Island, Texas. The ...

Sea Turtle Inc. Education Facility | Local News | themonitor.com - Monitor

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 03:09

Sea Turtle Inc. Education Facility | Local News | themonitor.com
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A couple takes photographs of Hang Ten, one of the injured sea turtles during their visit of the newly opened educational facility at Sea Turtle, Inc. on Saturday, February 17,

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Expansion Now Open - Sea Turtle Inc. - RGVProud

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 23:02

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Expansion Now Open - Sea Turtle Inc.
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SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TX - Each year hundreds of endangered Kemps Ridley sea turtles hatch in South Padre Island and only a handful make it to adulthood to reproduce. Sea Turtle Inc. is dedicated to rehabilitating this and other marine turtle species ...

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Sea Turtle Inc. Education Facility | Local News | themonitor.com - Monitor

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 17:34

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Sea Turtle Inc. Education Facility | Local News | themonitor.com
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Sea Turtle, Inc. executive director Jeff George speaks to a crowd in the amphitheater in the newly opened education facility on Saturday, February 17, 2018, in South Padre Island, Texas.

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Sea Turtle Inc. celebrates $6M expansion - Monitor

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 04:23

Monitor

Sea Turtle Inc. celebrates $6M expansion
Monitor
Pat and Jeff Mourning, of Ottowa, Kansas, enjoy the indoor attractions of the newly opened education facility at Sea Turtle, Inc. on Saturday, February 17, 2018, in South Padre Island, Texas. The rescue center is home to permanently injured and ...

Sea Turtle Inc. celebrates $6M expansion - Brownsville Herald ... - Brownsville Herald

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 04:13

Brownsville Herald

Sea Turtle Inc. celebrates $6M expansion - Brownsville Herald ...
Brownsville Herald
Joe Wetegrove remembers visiting the first Sea Turtle Inc., when founder Ila Fox Loetscher started caring for injured turtles more than 40 years ago at her South Padre Island home.

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Sea Turtle Inc. celebrates $6M expansion - Brownsville Herald ... - Brownsville Herald

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 04:11

Brownsville Herald

Sea Turtle Inc. celebrates $6M expansion - Brownsville Herald ...
Brownsville Herald
Joe Wetegrove remembers visiting the first Sea Turtle Inc., when founder Ila Fox Loetscher started caring for injured turtles more than 40 years ago at her South Padre Island home.

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Outdoors: Mystery on sea turtle eggs could be hatched - Burlington Times News

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 03:40

Outdoors: Mystery on sea turtle eggs could be hatched
Burlington Times News
Readers who are beachgoers often see areas roped off with a notice that turtle eggs are incubating there. Strangely though, despite a long history of studying sea turtles, researchers know little about how a turtle develops while within its egg in the ...

Seen and Heard: From Minnesota to the oceanside - Post-Bulletin

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 15:13

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Seen and Heard: From Minnesota to the oceanside
Post-Bulletin
While she has the title "educator," some days she finds herself working in the turtle rehabilitation hospital, caring and feeding for turtles. She also occasionally "moonlights" as a sea turtle patroller with a research team at night during the nesting ...

A Sneak Peak - Valley Morning Star : Local News - Valley morning Star

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 04:42

Valley morning Star

A Sneak Peak - Valley Morning Star : Local News
Valley morning Star
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — With his lone front flipper, Fred the Loggerhead sea turtle splashed water out of his tank as he swam around his new digs.
Writer's Block: What a Difference a Year Makes – Port Isabel-South ...Port isabel south padre

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Go bowling at an undersea aquarium with sea turtles and stingrays! - Time Out

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 20:45

Time Out

Go bowling at an undersea aquarium with sea turtles and stingrays!
Time Out
Looking for some sweet indoor activities for kids? A great non-traditional kids' bowling opportunity is right under your nose! If your aspiring mermaids and mermen (or marine biologists) want to take a trip beneath the surface for a wild ride, here's ...

Too hot for turtle guys: Great Barrier Reef is dangerously warm for male green sea turtles - Deutsche Welle

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 14:38

Deutsche Welle

Too hot for turtle guys: Great Barrier Reef is dangerously warm for male green sea turtles
Deutsche Welle
Science. Too hot for turtle guys: Great Barrier Reef is dangerously warm for male green sea turtles. Because of warming climates, green sea turtles at the Great Barrier Reef are having female babies almost exclusively. This could lead to the end of the ...

Saving Kenya′s endangered sea turtles | All media content | DW ... - Deutsche Welle

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 14:26

Deutsche Welle

Saving Kenya′s endangered sea turtles | All media content | DW ...
Deutsche Welle
Ocean Trust, a conservation group in Watamu on the Kenyan coast, is looking after the needs of sea turtles. With the help of locals, activists are especially protective of the injured and nesting females.

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Media Kingpin Slaughters Giant Sea Turtle for food (Photos ... - Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 01:19

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Media Kingpin Slaughters Giant Sea Turtle for food (Photos ...
Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
Media mogul and CEO of Kingpin Media Group, Kingpin Eshiet, shared a photo of him and a friend, on Facebook, slaughtering a giant sea turtle to make a meal. http://hotel.africa https://hotels.ng http://fly.africa. It's amazing to see that we still have ...

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Golf outing to support sea turtle education - Hometown News Brevard - Hometown News (press release) (blog)

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 22:54

Hometown News (press release) (blog)

Golf outing to support sea turtle education - Hometown News Brevard
Hometown News (press release) (blog)
BREVARD COUNTY— In the heart of the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge, golfers will be able to enjoy a special day out in support of sea turtles at the beginning.
Sea Turtle Inc grand opening this weekend - Valley Morning Star ...Valley morning Star
Media Kingpin Slaughters Giant Sea Turtle for food (Photos ...Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)

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Endangered leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Cape Breton lake - HalifaxToday.ca

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:48

HalifaxToday.ca

Endangered leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Cape Breton lake
HalifaxToday.ca
Sea turtle biologist Mike James says there have been eyewitness accounts of leatherbacks in the Bras d'Or Lake chain in the past, but this recent find represents the first time a specimen has been positively identified in the area. James says ...
Huge sea turtle found dead in unlikely spot: A frozen Cape Breton lakeCFJC Today Kamloops
Huge sea turtle found dead in unlikely spot: A frozen Cape Breton ...CHAT News Today

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