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Three Endangered Sea Turtles Released Back Into the Ocean. See The Happy ... - One Green Planet

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 19:44

One Green Planet

Three Endangered Sea Turtles Released Back Into the Ocean. See The Happy ...
One Green Planet
These beautiful creatures are also poached for their shells and are greatly affected by rising pollution levels in the sea. As the result, many sea turtle species are classified as threatened or endangered, meaning it is up to us to protect the sea ...

Commercial fishermen file suit, take aim at agencies over sea turtles - North Carolina Sportsman

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 18:33

North Carolina Sportsman

Commercial fishermen file suit, take aim at agencies over sea turtles
North Carolina Sportsman
The North Carolina Fisheries Association and the Carteret County Fisherman's Association filed suit in Raleigh on Aug. 5 against several state and federal agencies, citing violations of the Endangered Species Act in regards to protecting sea turtles.

'California girl' interns with eye toward animal conservation career - The Topsail Advertiser

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 17:23

Famagusta Gazette

'California girl' interns with eye toward animal conservation career
The Topsail Advertiser
Hannah's interest in sea turtles started at an early age when she began snorkeling with her dad. She was so fascinated with these critters that she signed up for an eighth grade science trip to Costa Rica that focused on the gentle giants of sea ...
Bases issue turtle-friendly adviceCyprus Mail

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Turtle-nesting season draws to close - The Topsail Advertiser

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 17:12

Famagusta Gazette

Turtle-nesting season draws to close
The Topsail Advertiser
“There are fewer nests laid so far this year than last year, but it is common to see an up-and-down pattern in the total number of nests laid in a sea turtle population. Females nest every second, third or fourth year so you can imagine that, if a ...
Bases issue turtle-friendly adviceCyprus Mail
Call to act responsibly as Turtles nest on beaches in CyprusFamagusta Gazette

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Call to act responsibly as Turtles nest on beaches in Cyprus - Famagusta Gazette

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 06:00

Famagusta Gazette

Call to act responsibly as Turtles nest on beaches in Cyprus
Famagusta Gazette
They are normally attracted by the strongest light which should be the reflection of the moon on the sea. However if there are artificial lights by restaurants on the beach, car lights or any other form of light, they could be attracted towards them ...

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Two more sea turtles being released by SC Aquarium - Aiken Standard

Thu, 08/07/2014 - 04:12

Cape Cod Today

Two more sea turtles being released by SC Aquarium
Aiken Standard
CHARLESTON (AP) — Two more sea turtles were released following their rehabilitation at the sea turtle hospital at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston. The aquarium said in a release that one of the turtles released Wednesday was Bay, a 11-pound ...
Three sea turtles sent back to the sea courtesy of New England AquariumCape Cod Today
2 more sea turtles being released by SC AquariumWCBD
SC Aquarium sea turtle release garners huge turnout at IOPWHNS Greenville

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Baby sea turtles use sounds to signal it's time to hatch - WWSB ABC 7

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 22:11

Baby sea turtles use sounds to signal it's time to hatch
WWSB ABC 7
A young loggerhead turtle crawls through a pile of others waiting to be released Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, into the Altantic Ocean near Boca Raton, Fla. Coast Guard officials helped Melanie Stadler, a marine scientist with Gumbo Limbo Nature Center ...

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2 more sea turtles being released by SC Aquarium - ABC NEWS 4

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 21:15

Cape Cod Today

2 more sea turtles being released by SC Aquarium
ABC NEWS 4
The aquarium said in a release that one of the turtles being released Wednesday is Bay, a 11-pound Kemp's ridley sea turtle accidently caught by a fisherman at the pier at Edisto Beach State Park back in June. The turtle is being released after having ...
Three sea turtles sent back to the sea courtesy of New England AquariumCape Cod Today
SC Aquarium sea turtle release garners huge turnout at IOPWHNS Greenville

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SC Aquarium sea turtle release garners huge turnout at IOP - WHNS Greenville

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 18:46

SC Aquarium sea turtle release garners huge turnout at IOP
WHNS Greenville
Bay, a Kemp's ridley sea turtle, and Mitchell, a loggerhead sea turtle, have spent the last few months being undergoing rehabilitation at the SC Aquarium Sea Turtle Rescue Program. Both turtles were released back into the ocean at 10 a.m. during a ...

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SC Aquarium sea turtle release garners huge turnout at IOP - Live 5 News

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 18:21

Cape Cod Today

SC Aquarium sea turtle release garners huge turnout at IOP
Live 5 News
Bay, a Kemp's ridley sea turtle, and Mitchell, a loggerhead sea turtle, have spent the last few months being undergoing rehabilitation at the SC Aquarium Sea Turtle Rescue Program. Both turtles were released back into the ocean at 10 a.m. during a ...
Three sea turtles sent back to the sea courtesy of New England AquariumCape Cod Today

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2 More sea turtles being released by SC Aquarium - WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 16:59

2 More sea turtles being released by SC Aquarium
WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
CHARLESTON, SC - The judge showed no mercy for Chris Latham on Tuesday giving him the maximum ten year sentence for his role in the murder for hire targeting his then wife Nancy. It was a different story for Wendy Moore, the girlfriend who helped him ...

2 more sea turtles being released by SC Aquarium - The State

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 14:33

Cape Cod Today

2 more sea turtles being released by SC Aquarium
The State
This 2008 photo provided by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, a loggerhead sea turtle is seen swimming in the Crescent River near Crescent, Ga. Georgia wildlife officials are saying for the first time that loggerhead sea turtles are ...
Three sea turtles sent back to the sea courtesy of New England AquariumCape Cod Today
Two more sea turtles being released by SC AquariumAiken Standard
SC Aquarium sea turtle release garners huge turnout at IOPWHNS Greenville

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Woman in murder-for-hire plot sentenced to 15 years in prison - Live 5 News

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 14:27

Woman in murder-for-hire plot sentenced to 15 years in prison
Live 5 News
It may seem obvious, but if you must take a gun selfie, it's probably best you point the barrel away from your head. More >> · SC Aquarium sea turtle release garners huge turnout at IOP · SC Aquarium sea turtle release garners huge turnout at IOP ...

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2 more sea turtles being released by SC Aquarium - WSAV-TV

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 14:01

Cape Cod Today

2 more sea turtles being released by SC Aquarium
WSAV-TV
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Two more sea turtles are being released following their rehabilitation at the sea turtle hospital at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston. The aquarium said in a release that one of the turtles being released Wednesday is ...
SC Aquarium sea turtle release garners huge turnout at IOPWHNS Greenville

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2 more sea turtles being released by SC Aquarium - WBTV

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 13:53

2 more sea turtles being released by SC Aquarium
WBTV
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Two more sea turtles are being released following their rehabilitation at the sea turtle hospital at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston. The aquarium said in a release that one of the turtles being released Wednesday is ...

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Lawsuit filed alleging violations of agencies involved in sea turtle protection - Jacksonville Daily News

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:19

Jacksonville Daily News

Lawsuit filed alleging violations of agencies involved in sea turtle protection
Jacksonville Daily News
A lawsuit has been filed in federal court on behalf of two commercial fishing organizations that allege violations of the Endangered Species Act by several federal and state agencies involved in the protection of sea turtles. The N.C. Fisheries ...
Recreational anglers hurt turtles, too, NC commercial fishermen say in federal ...News & Observer

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Lawsuit filed alleging violations of agencies involved in sea turtle protection - Jacksonville Daily News

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:19

Jacksonville Daily News

Lawsuit filed alleging violations of agencies involved in sea turtle protection
Jacksonville Daily News
A lawsuit has been filed in federal court on behalf of two commercial fishing organizations that allege violations of the Endangered Species Act by several federal and state agencies involved in the protection of sea turtles. The N.C. Fisheries ...
Recreational anglers hurt turtles, too, NC commercial fishermen say in federal ...News & Observer

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Turtle lawsuit goes after recreational fishing - StarNewsOnline.com

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:18

Jacksonville Daily News

Turtle lawsuit goes after recreational fishing
StarNewsOnline.com
“While defendants' own scientific data acknowledge significant numbers of illegal incidental takes of protected sea turtles by the recreational hook and line fishery, defendants have ignored this data and instead, arbitrarily and capriciously placed ...
Recreational anglers hurt turtles, too, NC commercial fishermen say in federal ...News & Observer

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Commercial fishing groups want changes in hopes to better protect sea turtles - WWAY NewsChannel 3

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 12:09

WWAY NewsChannel 3

Commercial fishing groups want changes in hopes to better protect sea turtles
WWAY NewsChannel 3
RALEIGH, NC (AP) -- Commercial fishing groups want environmental regulators to expand their enforcement of the Endangered Species Act to cover recreational hook-and-line anglers who hurt endangered sea turtles. The News & Observer of Raleigh ...
Commercial Fishing Groups in NC Demand ChangesTWC News

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Three sea turtles sent back to the sea courtesy of New England Aquarium - Cape Cod Today

Wed, 08/06/2014 - 11:59

Cape Cod Today

Three sea turtles sent back to the sea courtesy of New England Aquarium
Cape Cod Today
Massachusetts Audubon naturalist Dennis Murley prepares to release a rehabilitated sea turtle off of Cape Cod Monday evening. Despite helping to rescue hundreds of sea turtles over two decades, Murley's excitement at returning a healthy, endangered ...
Two more sea turtles being released by SC AquariumAiken Standard
2 more sea turtles being released by SC AquariumWCBD
SC Aquarium sea turtle release garners huge turnout at IOPWHNS Greenville

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