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Rehabilitated endangered sea turtles return to the sea - WLOX

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 22:10

Rehabilitated endangered sea turtles return to the sea
WLOX
It all starts with the fire fighters. Chief Michael Beyerstedt, with the Gulfport Fire Department, said they've been working with IMMS for two years now. They're more than happy to do their part in rehabilitating injured sea turtles that get caught in ...

Three sea turtles returned to ocean by Marine Science Center - News 13 Orlando

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 21:02

Three sea turtles returned to ocean by Marine Science Center
News 13 Orlando
Three sea turtles returned to ocean by Marine Science Center. The Marine Science Center in Volusia County re-released three sea turtles this week after months of rehabilitation. (PHOTO/Marine Science Center). Last Updated: Saturday, September 06, 2014, ...

Slow nesting for sea turtles after 4 big years - WSAV-TV

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 19:32

WXIA-TV

Slow nesting for sea turtles after 4 big years
WSAV-TV
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - Researchers say loggerhead sea turtles laid eggs at a slower pace this summer on beaches in Georgia and the Carolinas, snapping a streak of several strong nesting seasons. Preliminary numbers show Georgia this year had 1,191 ...
Sea turtle nestings fall 58 percent in 2014StarNewsOnline.com

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Hooked sea turtles heading back to the Gulf - Knoe.com

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 17:09

Hooked sea turtles heading back to the Gulf
Knoe.com
(AP) - Ten young sea turtles are headed back into the Gulf of Mexico. All were nursed back to health after swallowing anglers' hooks. The animals released Saturday are among 213 endangered Kemp's-ridley turtles brought this year to the Institute of ...

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Hooked sea turtles heading back to the Gulf - Washington Post

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 17:01

Phys.Org

Hooked sea turtles heading back to the Gulf
Washington Post
JACKSON, Miss. — Ten young sea turtles are headed back into the Gulf of Mexico. All were nursed back to health after swallowing anglers' hooks. The animals released Saturday are among 213 endangered Kemp's-ridley turtles brought this year to the ...
Ten hooked sea turtles heading back to the GulfLongview News-Journal

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Brevard Zoo releases 2 sea turtles from its rehab center - Florida Today

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 00:24

Brevard Zoo releases 2 sea turtles from its rehab center
Florida Today
The Sea Turtle Preservation Society also will give $25,000 in each of the next three years. For years, the nonprofit urged the zoo to create the healing center. Often, turtles they rescue die en route to faraway rehabilitation centers. One is more than ...

300 sea turtle hatchlings released off Boca Raton - WPTV

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 23:43

WPTV

300 sea turtle hatchlings released off Boca Raton
WPTV
A press release from the Coast Guard says it's committed to protecting endangered species. The hatchlings come from turtle nests from beaches throughout Florida, a primary nesting ground for loggerhead sea turtles. The turtles are being released as ...

Photos | Sea turtles released at the Oceanfront - The Virginian-Pilot

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 23:00

Photos | Sea turtles released at the Oceanfront
The Virginian-Pilot
Photos | Sea turtles released at the Oceanfront. Members of the Virginia Aquarium Stranding Response Team show onlookers two Kemp's ridley sea turtles and a loggerhead before releasing them Friday at the Oceanfront.

3 rehabilitated sea turtles released on Folly Beach - WCBD

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 22:18

Anderson Independent Mail

3 rehabilitated sea turtles released on Folly Beach
WCBD
FOLLY BEACH, SC - Three sea turtles rehabilitated at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston were returned to the ocean Friday. The three turtles named Blu, Atalaya, and Trawler were released Friday at Folly Beach County Park on Folly Beach. Blu is a ...
rehabilitated sea turtles being released in SCAnderson Independent Mail

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Virginia Aquarium releases 3 sea turtles - WAVY-TV

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 18:29

WVEC.com

Virginia Aquarium releases 3 sea turtles
WAVY-TV
Boston Bruin, a loggerhead sea turtle, has been in rehabilitation from a boat strike fracture to its carapace for over a year at the Aquarium's Marine Animal Care Center. The injured turtle was discovered by a pound net fisher in Northampton County on ...
Virginia Aquarium to release 3 sea turtlesWRIC

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Unusual Encounters: Sea Turtles Roaming Off Los Angeles - NatGeo News Watch (blog)

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 17:14

NatGeo News Watch (blog)

Unusual Encounters: Sea Turtles Roaming Off Los Angeles
NatGeo News Watch (blog)
In almost two decades of regular year-around monitoring of marine mammals in Santa Monica Bay we have never seen a single sea turtle! I'd heard that there were some rare sightings in the past and sea turtles have been found stranded along California ...

Virginia Aquarium releases 3 rehabilitated sea turtles - wtkr.com

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 13:41

Virginia Aquarium releases 3 rehabilitated sea turtles
wtkr.com
Boston Bruin, a loggerhead sea turtle, has been in rehabilitation at the facility for over a year. He had a broken carapace from a boat strike that required extensive work to repair before his release. He was discovered in a net by a fisherman in ...

Virginia Aquarium to release three sea turtles - WVEC.com

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 10:21

Virginia Aquarium to release three sea turtles
WVEC.com
VIRGINIA BEACH (AP) — The Virginia Aquarium Stranding Response Team is releasing three rehabilitated sea turtles back into the ocean. The turtles will be released at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront, along the shore behind Neptune's Park at 31st Street, ...

3 rehabilitated sea turtles being released from Folly Beach - WCBD

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 09:36

3 rehabilitated sea turtles being released from Folly Beach
WCBD
FOLLY BEACH, S.C. (AP) - Three sea turtles rehabilitated at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston are being returned to the ocean. The three turtles named Blu, Atalaya, and Trawler are to be released Friday at Folly Beach County Park on Folly Beach.

3 rehabilitated sea turtles being released in SC - The State

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 09:07

Anderson Independent Mail

3 rehabilitated sea turtles being released in SC
The State
FOLLY BEACH, S.C. — Three sea turtles rehabilitated at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston are being returned to the ocean. The three turtles named Blu, Atalaya, and Trawler are to be released Friday at Folly Beach County Park on Folly Beach.
SC Aquarium Releases Three Sea Turtles into OceanWTMA

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3 rehabilitated sea turtles being released in SC - SFGate

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 08:07

3 rehabilitated sea turtles being released in SC
SFGate
FOLLY BEACH, S.C. (AP) — Three sea turtles rehabilitated at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston are being returned to the ocean. The three turtles named Blu, Atalaya, and Trawler are to be released Friday at Folly Beach County Park on Folly Beach.

Virginia Aquarium to release 3 sea turtles - WRIC

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 07:16

Virginia Aquarium to release 3 sea turtles
WRIC
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - The Virginia Aquarium Stranding Response Team is releasing three rehabilitated sea turtles back into the ocean. The turtles will be released at the Virginia Beach oceanfront on Friday morning. One of the turtles will be ...

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Virginia Aquarium to release 3 sea turtles - Washington Post

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 07:05

Virginia Aquarium to release 3 sea turtles
Washington Post
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — The Virginia Aquarium Stranding Response Team is releasing three rehabilitated sea turtles back into the ocean. The turtles will be released at the Virginia Beach oceanfront on Friday morning. One of the turtles will be wearing a ...

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Celebrate Sea Turtles Gala supports conservation efforts - Valley morning Star

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 03:43

Celebrate Sea Turtles Gala supports conservation efforts
Valley morning Star
The 2014 sea turtle nesting season on South Padre Island is over and this weekend Sea Turtle Inc. will celebrate this year's successes and raise money for the future. The Sea Turtle Inc. Annual Celebration will be Saturday, Sept. 6 starting at 6 p.m ...

Marineland's Whitney Lab holds sea turtle hospital 'groundbreaking' Saturday - Daytona Beach News-Journal

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 22:22

Marineland's Whitney Lab holds sea turtle hospital 'groundbreaking' Saturday
Daytona Beach News-Journal
The University of Florida's Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience hopes to open a new hospital for rehabilitating sea turtles early next year and is inviting the public to a groundbreaking Saturday morning. The laboratory has worked for more than a ...

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