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Efforts to protect sea turtles intensify as group targets Harbor Island walls - Island Packet

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 12:09

Island Packet

Efforts to protect sea turtles intensify as group targets Harbor Island walls
Island Packet
Earlier this nesting season, one ambitious loggerhead sea turtle made her way out of the ocean, around an experimental erosion-control system on the beach of Harbor Island and laid her eggs behind a wall that would stand directly between her hatchlings ...

Beach goers asked to help protect baby sea turtles beginning to hatch - WITN

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 22:33

WITN

Beach goers asked to help protect baby sea turtles beginning to hatch
WITN
PINE KNOLL SHORES, N.C. (WITN) - If you've walked along the beaches of North Carolina's coast, you may have noticed there are quite a few sea turtle nests. Along the Crystal Coast alone, there are more than 1,100. Sea turtles are a protected species ...

Tropical Storm Emily destroys sea turtle nests in Sarasota County - WFLA

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 21:18

Tropical Storm Emily destroys sea turtle nests in Sarasota County
WFLA
SARASOTA, Fla. (WFLA) — In Sarasota County, Tropical Storm Emily claimed some tiny victims in its wake – baby sea turtles. Some nests were washed away from Lido Beach and in some cases, beachgoers saw eggs popping out of the sand. Early Monday ...

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EasyJet passengers left high and dry in Greece – in part by mating turtles - The Guardian

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 20:39

Evening Telegraph

EasyJet passengers left high and dry in Greece – in part by mating turtles
The Guardian
The sea turtle breeding season is well under way in Zakynthos. According to Archelon, a group dedicated in protecting sea turtles in Greece, late June to early July see the highest levels of spawning. The group has recorded 500 nests on the island so ...
EasyJet apologises after passengers stranded on Zante by 'turtle curfew'Evening Telegraph
Tourists stranded for days — by mating turtlesStandard Republic (press release) (blog)

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Lilly Pulitzer Print Supports Sea Turtle Hospital At Loggerhead Marinelife Center - Jupiter Magazine

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 19:41

Jupiter Magazine

Lilly Pulitzer Print Supports Sea Turtle Hospital At Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Jupiter Magazine
Lilly Pulitzer is giving back to the community where it all started for the resort wear fashion line. The iconic brand will support the sea turtle hospital at Loggerhead Marinelife Center through its ongoing charitable initiative, Prints with Purpose ...

Endangered Baby Sea Turtles Hatching,Part 1,Part 2 - Kokomo Perspective

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 19:00

Endangered Baby Sea Turtles Hatching,Part 1,Part 2
Kokomo Perspective
LSU appears to have identified a tiger at a rescue facility that could become Mike VII, according to a news release from the university. The Way We Hear It: Where's the 'D' for 2017 Dallas Cowboys? Based on the miraculous rookie campaigns of Dak ...

Efforts to protect sea turtles intensify in SC - The State

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 16:00

The State

Efforts to protect sea turtles intensify in SC
The State
Earlier this nesting season, one ambitious loggerhead sea turtle made her way out of the ocean, around an experimental erosion-control system on the beach of Harbor Island and laid her eggs behind a wall that would stand directly between her hatchlings ...

Rescued sea turtles from South Australia released in Ballina - Echonetdaily

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 00:38

Echonetdaily

Rescued sea turtles from South Australia released in Ballina
Echonetdaily
Acting General Manager of Seabird Rescue, Keith Williams, said the decision to release the turtles in Ballina was due to the waters off Adelaide being far too cold for sea turtles at this time of year. Jenelle, a 20-year-old Green Sea Turtle weighing ...

Research paper published by Loggerhead sea turtle experts:Read it ... - Palm Beach Post (blog)

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 19:59

Palm Beach Post (blog)

Research paper published by Loggerhead sea turtle experts:Read it ...
Palm Beach Post (blog)
Dusty, a sub-adult loggerhead sea turtle, was released by Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach on July 18. Dusty was found floating offshore in St. Lucie ...

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Despite record number of nests on some Collier beaches, fewer sea turtles might hatch - Marconews

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 17:02

Marconews

Despite record number of nests on some Collier beaches, fewer sea turtles might hatch
Marconews
Yet, sea turtles have successfully gone through this grueling process 1,449 times this year in Collier County, which means they are fewer than 200 nests behind last year's numbers. Nesting is expected to slow down as the first nests begin to hatch, but ...

Groups ask court to bring down controversial seawalls on Isle of Palms - Charleston Post Courier

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 15:16

Charleston Post Courier

Groups ask court to bring down controversial seawalls on Isle of Palms
Charleston Post Courier
Loggerheads and other sea turtles are each considered threatened or endangered species. The project is representing the environmental groups. "False crawls" are crawls by a sea turtle from the ocean to the dunes that do not result in nests. So far in ...

Sea Turtles and the South Carolina Aquarium's Sea Turtle Care Centre - Blooloop

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 16:52

Blooloop

Sea Turtles and the South Carolina Aquarium's Sea Turtle Care Centre
Blooloop
Working with the South Carolina Aquarium on their Zucker Family Sea Turtle Recovery facility, we learned that sea turtles are sometimes referred to as “ancient mariners”, a powerful term that only hints at the age of these species, and their primal ...

Film documents rescue of hundreds of local endangered sea turtles - Worcester Telegram

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 06:24

Film documents rescue of hundreds of local endangered sea turtles
Worcester Telegram
BOSTON – It's a rare and wonderful experience to save a wild animal from death. And it's inspiring to see a film that documents the rescue efforts of hundreds of individuals in Quincy and on the Cape. “Saving Sea Turtles: Preventing Extinction,” a new ...

Lionfish Challenge hits 5000 mark - Bradenton Herald

Sun, 07/30/2017 - 00:52

Bradenton Herald

Lionfish Challenge hits 5000 mark
Bradenton Herald
FWC decals support manatees, sea turtles: Manatees and sea turtles are a fixture of Florida life. With more than 6,000 manatees swimming through the state's bodies of water and thousands more sea turtles nesting on its beaches, Florida has the nation's ...

Despite record number of nests on some Collier beaches, fewer sea turtles might hatch - Naples Daily News

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 16:22

Naples Daily News

Despite record number of nests on some Collier beaches, fewer sea turtles might hatch
Naples Daily News
Yet, sea turtles have successfully gone through this grueling process 1,449 times this year in Collier County, which means they are fewer than 200 nests behind last year's numbers. Nesting is expected to slow down as the first nests begin to hatch, but ...

This Lebanese Ecologist Is Saving Endangered Sea Turtles In The ... - The961

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 06:37

The961

This Lebanese Ecologist Is Saving Endangered Sea Turtles In The ...
The961
A Lebanese ecologist named Mona Khalil is doing her best to save the endangered sea turtles in the south of Lebanon.

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Record breaking year for Kemp's Ridley sea turtle hatchlings | KiiiTV ... - kiiitv.com

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 22:58

kiiitv.com

Record breaking year for Kemp's Ridley sea turtle hatchlings | KiiiTV ...
kiiitv.com
A total of 352 Kemp's Ridley sea turtle nests have been found on Texas beaches so far this year. That beats the previous record of 209.
National Marine Life Center Announces Sea Turtle ReleaseCapeCod.com News

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Conservationists strive to protect Lebanon's sea turtles - Washington Post

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 19:16

Washington Post

Conservationists strive to protect Lebanon's sea turtles
Washington Post
July 28, 2017 3:01 PM EDT - On Lebanon's beaches, the Orange House project aims to be an ally to endangered sea turtles as they face myriad threats. (Reuters). July 28, 2017 3:01 PM EDT - On Lebanon's beaches, the Orange House project aims to be an ...

Charlotte family witnesses sea turtles hatching 3 nights in a row - WCNC

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 18:35

WCNC

Charlotte family witnesses sea turtles hatching 3 nights in a row
WCNC
Knowing sea turtles usually hatch at night, the family returned to the spot later that evening. “My daughter got her boogie board and was working to get the sand flat,” Futrell said. Around 8:30 p.m. they noticed the sand cave in and within minutes ...

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Sea turtle hatchlings to make big debut Saturday morning - KRISTV ... - KRIS Corpus Christi News

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 14:50

KRIS Corpus Christi News

Sea turtle hatchlings to make big debut Saturday morning - KRISTV ...
KRIS Corpus Christi News
The National Park Service has announced the next public Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle hatching release for 2017 is scheduled for 6:45 a.m. on Saturday July 29, ...

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