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Video: Sea turtle's heroic recovery after boat mangled fin, bone, shell - Palm Beach Post

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 20:17

Palm Beach Post

Video: Sea turtle's heroic recovery after boat mangled fin, bone, shell
Palm Beach Post
BOCA RATON — Twisting about energetically in a tank of water at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center on Thursday, a loggerhead sea turtle never showed any signs of two considerable fractures in his shell — let alone a “near-death” just three months ago.

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Loggerheads can be divas and other facts to be learned at the Adventure Aquarium's Sea Turtle Cove - Philly.com

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 16:16

Philly.com

Loggerheads can be divas and other facts to be learned at the Adventure Aquarium's Sea Turtle Cove
Philly.com
A sea turtle swims by at the Adventure Aquarium in New Jersey. The new Sea Turtle Cove exhibit will focus on endangered species of sea turtles from around the globe as well as the resident loggerhead and green sea turtles at the aquarium and will ...

2 Sea Turtles Released After Months Rehabbing at Central Florida Zoo - NBC 6 South Florida

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 11:21

2 Sea Turtles Released After Months Rehabbing at Central Florida Zoo
NBC 6 South Florida
Two sea turtles have been released into the Atlantic Ocean after several months of rehabilitation at the Brevard Zoo. Treasure Coast Newspapers reports that the turtles, named Sybil and Fred, were released Wednesday at Round Island Oceanfront Park in ...

Baby Sea Turtles Released - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Thu, 06/23/2016 - 00:00

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Baby Sea Turtles Released
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
This morning in Texas, hundreds of critically endangered sea turtles swam to start a new life. These Kemp's Ridley sea turtles, the rarest sea turtles on the planet, were released into the ocean. The turtles used their adorable little fins to push ...
Baby sea turtles released into the oceanWILX-TV
Sea Turtles Hatch in South PadreRGVProud
2 sea turtles released after months of rehabNBC2 News
TCPalm -Philly.com
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Baby sea turtles released into the ocean - WILX-TV

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 21:24

WILX-TV

Baby sea turtles released into the ocean
WILX-TV
These Kemp's Ridley sea turtles, the rarest sea turtles on the planet, were released to the ocean. Hundreds of people cheered them on as the waves welcomed them. A spokesman from Sea Turtle Inc talked about the process of rehabilitating and then ...
Baby Sea Turtles ReleasedNBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Sea Turtles Hatch in South PadreRGVProud
Caring For the World's Rarest Sea Turtle In The Florida PanhandleWFSU
Florida Today -TCPalm
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It's turtle hatchling season in South Padre Island. - RGVProud

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 20:19

RGVProud

It's turtle hatchling season in South Padre Island.
RGVProud
Executive Director for Sea Turtle Inc. Jeff George says, “It's one of the most endangered sea turtles on the planet. We've been finding the nest here on South Padre Island and Boca Chica beaches since April. These Ridley Turtles are going to have a ...

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The sea turtles are back on Isla Mujeres - The Yucatan Times

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 02:30

The Yucatan Times

The sea turtles are back on Isla Mujeres
The Yucatan Times
“I'm bored with this hole. I think I'll make another one over there. Oh wait, that's a better spot.” It's turtle time again, meaning that from mid-May to September female turtles dig four-foot-deep holes on the eastern side of Isla Mujeres, leaving the ...

Fort Lauderdale beach monitor spots 11 sea turtles and one brick of cocaine - Sun Sentinel

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 23:43

Sun Sentinel

Fort Lauderdale beach monitor spots 11 sea turtles and one brick of cocaine
Sun Sentinel
Phinney made his discovery on the sands of Fort Lauderdale beach during a routine nighttime patrol as a volunteer with the Sea Turtle Oversight Program, designed to protect the behemoth sea creatures during the summer nesting season. During his ...

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Optimus The Sea Turtle Returns Home - WLRN

Tue, 06/21/2016 - 19:31

WLRN

Optimus The Sea Turtle Returns Home
WLRN
Her first day in the water was June 16 - appropriately, World Sea Turtle Day. Meet Optimus, the loggerhead sea turtle. She is three feet long, weighs 65 pounds and is a survivor. Optimus was ready to be released back into her native habitat after more ...

Coast Guard: Sea Turtle Stuck in Fishing Line Freed - Military.com

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 13:08

Military.com

Coast Guard: Sea Turtle Stuck in Fishing Line Freed
Military.com
A Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba crewmember frees an entangled Leatherback sea turtle from fishing gear while on patrol in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Escanaba's crew spotted and freed four Leatherback sea turtles during the patrol. (U.S. Coast Guard photo).

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Sea turtle satellite tagging for migration study - GMA News

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 09:52

GMA News

Sea turtle satellite tagging for migration study
GMA News
Scientists have launched a satellite tagging program of the hawksbill sea turtle to map and analyse the critically endangered creature's movements to get a better picture of its nesting, migration and feeding behaviour. Environmental charity Nature ...

Waynesboro girl advocates for sea turtles - Herald-Mail Media

Sun, 06/19/2016 - 20:05

Herald-Mail Media

Waynesboro girl advocates for sea turtles
Herald-Mail Media
WAYNESBORO, Pa. — An 11-year-old Waynesboro girl became a young lobbyists in Washington, D.C., last week when she implored the White House Council on Environmental Quality to require modifications of shrimp nets that can ensnarl sea turtles.

Turkeyfoot kindergartners participate in 'Save the Sea Turtles!' project - Suburbanite

Sun, 06/19/2016 - 11:29

Suburbanite

Turkeyfoot kindergartners participate in 'Save the Sea Turtles!' project
Suburbanite
The student's in Mary Arnold's kindergarten class at Turkeyfoot Elementary School recently embarked on a wonderful opportunity to participate in a project called "Save the Sea Turtles!" The students named the project themselves after generating ideas ...
Sea turtle release set for MondaySt. Augustine Record
Sea Turtle Recovery Center to be Built at Turtle Back ZooTAPinto.net

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Dubai's Burj al Arab celebrates World Sea Turtle Day - Zawya (registration)

Sun, 06/19/2016 - 08:35

Zawya (registration)

Dubai's Burj al Arab celebrates World Sea Turtle Day
Zawya (registration)
The Dubai Turtle Rehabilitation Project, in conjunction with the Wild Life Protection Office and Jumeirah group, organised the event on Thursday morning to mark World Sea Turtle Day on June 16. "The main goal of it is to rescue and rehabilitate sea ...
Jumeirah rehabilitates 100 turtles into the wildHotelier Middle East

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'Shell' it out: Council Bluffs native makes scientific strides in sea turtle physiology - Scottsbluff Star Herald

Sun, 06/19/2016 - 05:15

Scottsbluff Star Herald

'Shell' it out: Council Bluffs native makes scientific strides in sea turtle physiology
Scottsbluff Star Herald
Myre, a 2008 Abraham Lincoln High School graduate, has gone on to conduct award-winning research about sea turtle hormones and reproduction. In an academic career that's taken her across the country, Myre will next travel to Costa Rica to continue her ...

Sea Turtle Recovery Center to be Built at Turtle Back Zoo - TAPinto.net

Sun, 06/19/2016 - 03:03

Sea Turtle Recovery Center to be Built at Turtle Back Zoo
TAPinto.net
WEST ORANGE, NJ – A Sea Turtle Recovery Center will soon be developed at the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo. County Executive Joe DiVincenzo said in announcing the project that the facility will enable Turtle Back to enhance its mission of promoting ...

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Sick young sea turtle survives to live another day - Daytona Beach News-Journal

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 21:26

Sick young sea turtle survives to live another day
Daytona Beach News-Journal
A juvenile sea turtle found sick and stranded on a Flagler County beach in January will be released back into the ocean near Marineland after being nursed back to health at the Sea Turtle Hospital at Whitney Laboratory. PHOTO PROVIDED/WHITNEY ...

Sea turtle release set for Monday - St. Augustine Record

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 18:15

St. Augustine Record

Sea turtle release set for Monday
St. Augustine Record
The University of Florida Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience Sea Turtle Hospital will release its next sea turtle, Cisco Kid, at 10 a.m. Monday at the River to Sea Preserve beach, known as Marineland beach, 9805 N. Oceanshore Blvd. The event will ...
Sea Turtle Recovery Center to be Built at Turtle Back ZooTAPinto.net

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12 Sea Turtles Were Recently Released - Regal Tribune

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 12:38

Regal Tribune

12 Sea Turtles Were Recently Released
Regal Tribune
Yesterday, June 16th was the National Sea Turtle Day when twelve sea turtles were released by the people who saved them. June 16th was also the 25th anniversary of the National Aquarium in Baltimore's Animal Rescue Program. The twelve turtles were ...
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13 sea turtles returned to ocean - The Robesonian

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 12:31

WNCT

13 sea turtles returned to ocean
The Robesonian
SURF CITY (AP) — Thirteen sea turtles are back at home in the waves after their release by workers at a sea turtle hospital on the North Carolina coast. Local media outlets report that the turtles were released on the beach at Surf City northeast of ...
More than a dozen sea turtles released in ocean at Surf CityWNCT
Sea turtle gives unique view of Aquarium of the Americas exhibitWWLTV.com
Beach Equipment Left Overnight Could Cause Harm to Sea TurtlesTWC News
EcoWatch -ABC2 News
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