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Watch the Coast Guard Free an 800-Pound Sea Turtle Trapped in Fishing Gear - TakePart

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 23:29

Corpus Christi Caller Times

Watch the Coast Guard Free an 800-Pound Sea Turtle Trapped in Fishing Gear
TakePart
Leatherbacks, the largest turtles in the world, paddle along in the sea for thousands of miles. But one unlucky reptile's journey came to a halt Saturday morning when it got entangled in fishing gear off the New Jersey coast. Then the Coast Guard came ...
Giant Turtles Live Off New Jersey's Coastnewjerseynewsroom.com
Watch: Coast Guard Rescues 800-Pound TurtleGCaptain (press release)

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VIDEO: Coast Guard saves entangled sea turtle off NJ - myfoxny.com

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 20:41

VIDEO: Coast Guard saves entangled sea turtle off NJ
myfoxny.com
The United States Coast Guard has released video showing a crew saving a huge sea turtle from a dangerous, tangled situation off the New Jersey coast. The video shows Coast Guard members from Station Cape May, New Jersey, and an official from the ...

Imbalance of sharks and sea turtles challenges ecosystems worldwide - SYS-CON Media (press release)

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 18:37

Imbalance of sharks and sea turtles challenges ecosystems worldwide
SYS-CON Media (press release)
"Historical overfishing of sea turtles so drastically reduced the numbers of turtles in the ocean by the 16th century that impacts on seagrass meadows were rarely recognized," said James Fourqurean, FIU professor of biology and co-author of the study.

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Image of Asia: Returning turtles to the sea - Watertown Public Opinion

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 15:13

Image of Asia: Returning turtles to the sea
Watertown Public Opinion
Balinese men and foreign tourists help release sea turtles into the ocean on a beach in Bali, Indonesia, Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. With the help of tourists, Bali police released nine turtles which they seized last month from illegal poachers. (AP ...

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Image of Asia: Returning turtles to the sea - News & Observer

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 14:53

News & Observer

Image of Asia: Returning turtles to the sea
News & Observer
Balinese men and foreign tourists help release sea turtles into the ocean on a beach in Bali, Indonesia, Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. With the help of tourists, Bali police released nine turtles which they seized last month from illegal poachers.

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Image of Asia: Returning turtles to the sea - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 14:38

Image of Asia: Returning turtles to the sea
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Balinese men and foreign tourists help release sea turtles into the ocean on a beach in Bali, Indonesia, Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. With the help of tourists, Bali police released nine turtles which they seized last month from illegal poachers.

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Endangered Sea Turtles Left Stranded in Gujarat - NDTV

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 07:59

Endangered Sea Turtles Left Stranded in Gujarat
NDTV
"The lake is connected to the sea through a backwater channel. These turtles might have come here in search of food but the large turtles could not go back to the sea where they came from as the culverts narrowed the mouth of the canal," wildlife ...

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Wildlife Trust make efforts to rescue sea turtles stranded in Gujarat lake - Daily News & Analysis

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 06:33

Daily News & Analysis

Wildlife Trust make efforts to rescue sea turtles stranded in Gujarat lake
Daily News & Analysis
Marine conservationists are trying to rescue a group of endangered sea turtles which are stranded inside a Gujarat lake after construction of large road culverts blocked their entry into the Gulf of Kutch. A team of researchers from the Wildlife Trust ...
Endangered sea turtles left stranded in GujaratPress Trust of India

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Endangered sea turtles left stranded in Gujarat - The Hindu

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 05:46

Endangered sea turtles left stranded in Gujarat
The Hindu
Marine conservationists are trying to rescue a group of endangered sea turtles which are stranded inside a Gujarat lake after construction of large road culverts blocked their entry into the Gulf of Kutch. A team of researchers from the Wildlife Trust ...

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Endangered sea turtles left stranded in Gujarat - The Hindu

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 05:46

Endangered sea turtles left stranded in Gujarat
The Hindu
Marine conservationists are trying to rescue a group of endangered sea turtles which are stranded inside a Gujarat lake after construction of large road culverts blocked their entry into the Gulf of Kutch. A team of researchers from the Wildlife Trust ...

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Endangered sea turtles left stranded in Gujarat - Times of India

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 05:36

Endangered sea turtles left stranded in Gujarat
Times of India
"The lake is connected to the sea through a backwater channel. These turtles might have come here in search of food but the large turtles could not go back to the sea where they came from as the culverts narrowed the mouth of the canal," wildlife ...

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Photo of man and bloodied sea turtle stirs controversy over social media - Hawaii News Now

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 18:58

Photo of man and bloodied sea turtle stirs controversy over social media
Hawaii News Now
The image shows the man's teeth near the turtle's head aside another man smiling at the camera. While harming or killing a threatened sea turtle is illegal in Hawaii, the state Department of Land and Natural Resources said it's unclear if the photos ...

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Photo of man and bloodied sea turtle stirs controversy over social media - Hawaii News Now

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 18:58

Photo of man and bloodied sea turtle stirs controversy over social media
Hawaii News Now
The image shows the man's teeth near the turtle's head aside another man smiling at the camera. While harming or killing a threatened sea turtle is illegal in Hawaii, the state Department of Land and Natural Resources said it's unclear if the photos ...

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Growth Rates of Hawksbill Sea Turtles of the British Virgin Islands - CO2 Science Magazine

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 16:49

Growth Rates of Hawksbill Sea Turtles of the British Virgin Islands
CO2 Science Magazine
(2014) write that "in the Caribbean, hawksbill sea turtles (Eretmochelys imbricata) were once abundant and supplied a global trade for 'tortoiseshell' (the attractive scute plates that make up the hawksbill turtles' carapace," citing Meylan (1999) and ...

Sea Turtle Migration Begins - WWSB ABC 7

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 10:04

Sea Turtle Migration Begins
WWSB ABC 7
Sea Turtle Conservancy (STC) kicked off its seventh annual Tour de Turtles (TdT) with a live sea turtle release on July 27 at the BarrierIslandCenter, located in the heart of the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge in Melbourne Beach, Florida. A crowd ...

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Two sea turtles get medical attention at Houston Zoo - KTRK-TV

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 21:45

Two sea turtles get medical attention at Houston Zoo
KTRK-TV
Two injured sea turtles found along the Texas gulf coast received medical attention at the Houston Zoo on Monday. Both were taken to the zoo vet clinic by NOAA staff. One of the turtles, a loggerhead, had its shell cracked, apparently after being hit ...

Rare hawksbill sea turtles at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to benefit from ... - Hawaiimagazine.com (blog)

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 19:59

Hawaiimagazine.com (blog)

Rare hawksbill sea turtles at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park to benefit from ...
Hawaiimagazine.com (blog)
With only the moon's dim glow lighting their path, the hawksbill turtle hatchlings scoot towards the ocean on sand-speckled flippers, hoping to avoid hungry beach-roaming mongooses, feral cats and crabs that would appreciate such an easy meal.

Volunteers, workers help protect sea turtle nests - Daytona Beach News-Journal

Sun, 08/10/2014 - 13:53

Volunteers, workers help protect sea turtle nests
Daytona Beach News-Journal
Sea turtles, who can live up to 70 or 80 years and migrate great distances in the ocean, are thought to return to the beaches of their birth to nest. Last year, more than 4,000 nests were laid in Volusia and Flagler counties, with the greatest volume ...

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Volunteers, workers help protect sea turtle nests - Daytona Beach News-Journal

Sun, 08/10/2014 - 02:40

Volunteers, workers help protect sea turtle nests
Daytona Beach News-Journal
Sea turtles, who can live up to 70 or 80 years and migrate great distances in the ocean, are thought to return to the beaches of their birth to nest. Last year, more than 4,000 nests were laid in Volusia and Flagler counties, with the greatest volume ...

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Volunteers, workers help protect sea turtle nests - Daytona Beach News-Journal

Sun, 08/10/2014 - 02:40

Volunteers, workers help protect sea turtle nests
Daytona Beach News-Journal
Sea turtles, who can live up to 70 or 80 years and migrate great distances in the ocean, are thought to return to the beaches of their birth to nest. Last year, more than 4,000 nests were laid in Volusia and Flagler counties, with the greatest volume ...

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