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Josh Duhamel & Son Axl Help Save Sea Turtles! - Just Jared

Sat, 03/26/2016 - 13:11

Just Jared

Josh Duhamel & Son Axl Help Save Sea Turtles!
Just Jared
... of Toms and Oceana's collaboration on Thursday afternoon (March 24) at Au Fudge in West Hollywood, Calif. The 43-year-old actor was joined at the event by Grey's Anatomy star Kate Walsh to celebrate the collaboration that aims to help save sea turtles.

Josh Duhamel & Son Axl Help Save Sea Turtles! - Just Jared

Sat, 03/26/2016 - 04:05

Just Jared

Josh Duhamel & Son Axl Help Save Sea Turtles!
Just Jared
Josh Duhamel holds onto his two-year-old son Axl while at the launch of Toms and Oceana's collaboration on Thursday afternoon (March 24) at Au Fudge in West Hollywood, Calif. The 43-year-old actor was joined at the event by former Grey's Anatomy star ...

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LED-lit fishing nets save sea turtles from getting caught - Engadget

Fri, 03/25/2016 - 19:58

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LED-lit fishing nets save sea turtles from getting caught
Engadget
Sometimes, it's the simplest tech that makes the biggest difference. University of Exeter researchers have crafted fishing nets with evenly distributed green LED lights (one every 33 feet) that warn sea turtles away without spooking fish. While ...
How $2 LEDs can save sea turtles' livesMother Nature Network (blog)
LED-illuminated fishing nets help save sea turtlesElectronics EETimes (registration)
LED Fishing Nets Reduce Sea Turtle DeathsPhotonics.com

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A simple new technology might save thousands of endangered sea turtles - Tech Insider (blog)

Fri, 03/25/2016 - 16:52

Tech Insider (blog)

A simple new technology might save thousands of endangered sea turtles
Tech Insider (blog)
Fishing nets kill thousands of sea turtles every year, and each death is a hard blow: Most of the species are endangered. A new study from the University of Exeter, however, is floating a simple solution that might help save countless numbers of the ...
LED-lit fishing nets save sea turtles from getting caughtEngadget
How $2 LEDs can save sea turtles' livesMother Nature Network (blog)
LED-illuminated fishing nets help save sea turtlesElectronics EETimes (registration)
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How $2 LEDs can save sea turtles' lives - Mother Nature Network (blog)

Fri, 03/25/2016 - 15:17

Mother Nature Network (blog)

How $2 LEDs can save sea turtles' lives
Mother Nature Network (blog)
On land, electric lights are notoriously bad for sea turtles. Their glow can lure newly hatched babies inland, outshining the stars that would otherwise lead them to sea. For turtles that do escape their birth beach, however, scientists have found that ...
Can LED-lit fishing nets reduce sea turtle deaths?Electronics EETimes (registration)
LED Fishing Nets Reduce Sea Turtle DeathsPhotonics.com

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Letter: Beach nourishment plan will definitely hurt sea turtles - Island Packet

Fri, 03/25/2016 - 04:07

Letter: Beach nourishment plan will definitely hurt sea turtles
Island Packet
Your headline read, “Hilton Head renourishment could require sea turtle protection.” How about “should” require sea turtle protection? If it was not OK to renourish during the sea turtle nesting season when Hilton Head Island had approximately 150 ...

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Faking Out Poachers With 3-D-Printed Sea Turtle Eggs - TakePart

Thu, 03/24/2016 - 18:10

TakePart

Faking Out Poachers With 3-D-Printed Sea Turtle Eggs
TakePart
Every year, poachers in Nicaragua and other countries wait for cover of darkness and then make their way onto the beaches where endangered sea turtles have just laid their eggs. Working quickly, they dig up the precious eggs—hundreds at a time—and ...

How LED lights could save sea turtles - Christian Science Monitor

Thu, 03/24/2016 - 16:52

Christian Science Monitor

How LED lights could save sea turtles
Christian Science Monitor
Sea turtles live in Peruvian coastal waters, with multiple species of green, olive ridley, hawksbill, loggerhead, and leatherback turtles all using the area for foraging. But, the area is also an active fishing ground for Peruvian fishermen. The ...
Green Light Could Save Sea Turtles From Being Caught In Nets Used By FisheriesHeadlines & Global News
Illuminated Fishing Nets Save Sea TurtlesLaboratory Equipment
Green light stops sea turtle deathsEurekAlert (press release)
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Illuminated Fishing Nets Save Sea Turtles - Laboratory Equipment

Thu, 03/24/2016 - 13:10

Laboratory Equipment

Illuminated Fishing Nets Save Sea Turtles
Laboratory Equipment
Illu LED lights used at sea. Photo: University of Exeter minating fishing nets is a cost-effective means of dramatically reducing the number of sea turtles getting caught and dying unnecessarily, conservation biologists at the University of Exeter have ...
Green light could save sea turtles from dying!Big Wire, news that matters

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ndd Medical's EasyOne Spirometers Instrumental in Study and Treatment of Endangered Sea Turtles Caught in Fishing ... - Business Wire (press release)

Thu, 03/24/2016 - 10:00

Business Wire (press release)

ndd Medical's EasyOne Spirometers Instrumental in Study and Treatment of Endangered Sea Turtles Caught in Fishing ...
Business Wire (press release)
A mobile ultrasound spirometer from ndd Medical, usually used to diagnose human respiratory conditions such as COPD, is adapted and becomes “a match made in heaven” for studying sick sea turtles' respiratory status to determine when they can safely be ...

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Sea Turtle Nesting Season Has Begun In Brevard, In Effect Until October 31 - SpaceCoastDaily.com

Thu, 03/24/2016 - 04:07

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Sea Turtle Nesting Season Has Begun In Brevard, In Effect Until October 31
SpaceCoastDaily.com
sea turtles begin to come ashore IN MARCH. Sunset-Sea-Turtle-580-2. Sea turtle nesting season has begun in Brevard County and will be in effect through October 31. BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Sea turtle nesting season has begun in Brevard County ...

Sea Turtles Delay Debt-Ridden Puerto Rico's Gas-Switching Plan - Bloomberg

Thu, 03/24/2016 - 04:05

Bloomberg

Sea Turtles Delay Debt-Ridden Puerto Rico's Gas-Switching Plan
Bloomberg
The Comite Dialogo Ambiental Inc. says the terminal could have “severe negative impacts” on species such as turtles in Jobos Bay, a federally protected nature reserve. The turtles face the permanent loss of areas to forage for food and are at risk of ...

Green Light Stops Sea Turtle Deaths - R & D Magazine

Wed, 03/23/2016 - 14:53

R & D Magazine

Green Light Stops Sea Turtle Deaths
R & D Magazine
LED lights used at sea. Source: University of Exeter Illuminating fishing nets is a cost-effective means of dramatically reducing the number of sea turtles getting caught and dying unnecessarily, conservation biologists at the University of Exeter have ...

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Green light stops sea turtle deaths - EurekAlert (press release)

Wed, 03/23/2016 - 14:22

EurekAlert (press release)

Green light stops sea turtle deaths
EurekAlert (press release)
Illuminating fishing nets is a cost-effective means of dramatically reducing the number of sea turtles getting caught and dying unnecessarily, conservation biologists at the University of Exeter have found. Dr Jeffrey Mangel, a Darwin Initiative ...

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Green light stops sea turtle deaths - EurekAlert (press release)

Wed, 03/23/2016 - 14:22

EurekAlert (press release)

Green light stops sea turtle deaths
EurekAlert (press release)
Illuminating fishing nets is a cost-effective means of dramatically reducing the number of sea turtles getting caught and dying unnecessarily, conservation biologists at the University of Exeter have found. Dr Jeffrey Mangel, a Darwin Initiative ...

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Grenada represented at international sea turtle symposium - Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog)

Wed, 03/23/2016 - 01:50

Grenada represented at international sea turtle symposium
Caribbean News Now (press release) (blog)
She commented, “It is an amazing opportunity to learn about new cutting edge research and conservation practices from some of the top sea turtle experts in the world. It gave me the opportunity to promote Grenada's leatherback sea turtle research and ...

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Bluffton students take virtual trip to visit sea turtles - WMBF

Mon, 03/21/2016 - 19:45

Bluffton students take virtual trip to visit sea turtles
WMBF
Thanks to technology, a group of third graders from Pritchardville Elementary took a virtual trip to the Florida Keys to visit some sick sea turtles on Monday. Students watched a nurse at the turtle hospital explain illnesses, treatments, and turtle ...

Bluffton students take virtual trip to visit sea turtles - WTOC

Mon, 03/21/2016 - 19:29

Bluffton students take virtual trip to visit sea turtles
WTOC
Thanks to technology, a group of third graders from Pritchardville Elementary took a virtual trip to the Florida Keys to visit some sick sea turtles on Monday. Students watched a nurse at the turtle hospital explain illnesses, treatments, and turtle ...

Tanzania takes steps to conserve sea turtles in danger of extinction - News Ghana

Sat, 03/19/2016 - 09:44

News Ghana

Tanzania takes steps to conserve sea turtles in danger of extinction
News Ghana
Tanzania has embarked on a new programme geared towards conservation of sea turtles which are in danger of extinction following increased environmental pollution and illegal trawling in the Indian Ocean coastline. Image taken on Nov. 7, 2015 shows a ...

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Hilton Head renourishment could require sea turtle protection - Island Packet

Fri, 03/18/2016 - 13:46

Island Packet

Hilton Head renourishment could require sea turtle protection
Island Packet
The Coast Guard in partnership with the Brevard Zoo assisted in the release of 25 sea turtles off the coast of Cape Canaveral, Fla., on Aug. 4, 2015. The 25 turtles were taken 40 miles off shore to be safely released back into their natural habitat ...