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Sea turtles feeling the heat of climate change - Pensacola News Journal

Sun, 06/01/2014 - 23:59

Sea turtles feeling the heat of climate change
Pensacola News Journal
Two sea turtles that were brought to the Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park after being found lethargic and injured in local waters last fall were released at Langdon Beach at Fort Pickens on the Gulf Islands National Seashore. Gary Ghioto/gghioto@pnj.com.
First Loggerhead Sea Turtle nests reported, nesting season underwayWMBF
Sunshine Coast a safe haven for nesting turtlesMy Sunshine Coast (press release)

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Librarian Marcia Bruton helped save sea turtles - Orlando Sentinel

Sun, 06/01/2014 - 20:20

Librarian Marcia Bruton helped save sea turtles
Orlando Sentinel
... the Orlando area, died Monday after a heart attack at her home in New Smyrna Beach. She was 63. Friend Cathy Thompson said she will be remembered for her work helping protect sea turtles as part of the New Smyrna Beach Marine Turtle Conservancy.

Police arrest 2 brothers for turtle egg poaching in Moín Sea Turtles - Tico Times

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 20:40

Police arrest 2 brothers for turtle egg poaching in Moín Sea Turtles
Tico Times
Hunting sea turtles and the possession or consumption of most turtle eggs is banned in Costa Rica. Only Olive Ridley sea turtle eggs from nests in Playa Ostional on the country's Pacific side can be legally extracted. But those eggs must come with an ...

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Turtles returned to the sea after rehab - Echonetdaily

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 01:38

Echonetdaily

Turtles returned to the sea after rehab
Echonetdaily
Three green sea turtles – Byron, Ivanna and Kim – were released today (30/5/14) at Flat Rock near Ballina after being nursed back to health by Australian Seabird Rescue. Photo Darren Coyne. Darren Coyne. Three green sea turtles were released today at ...

Dawn Patrol: Hawksbill and Honu Sea Turtle Nesting Season - Maui Now

Fri, 05/30/2014 - 17:51

Dawn Patrol: Hawksbill and Honu Sea Turtle Nesting Season
Maui Now
As sea turtles emerge onto beaches to lay their eggs, they leave distinctive 3 ft. wide tracks behind in the sand. Photo credit: Cheryl King. By Wendy Osher. Wildlife officials are asking the public to be mindful of Hawksbill and green sea turtles as ...

Sea Turtles: Linking China's Future to the World - Forbes

Thu, 05/29/2014 - 17:40

Sea Turtles: Linking China's Future to the World
Forbes
So, what do sea turtles and China's economic prowess have to do with the rest of us anyway? … Plenty! It's time that we take notice and welcome the sea turtle presence among us. Since 1978, more than 2.6 million Chinese students have gone abroad to ...

Protect nesting sea turtles - Port St. Joe Star

Thu, 05/29/2014 - 13:20

Port St. Joe Star

Protect nesting sea turtles
Port St. Joe Star
Sea turtle nesting season began May 1. Volunteers, U.S. Geological Survey employees, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) employees, and State Park personnel have begun monitoring Gulf County beaches for turtle crawls and signs ...

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Protect nesting sea turtles - Port St. Joe Star

Thu, 05/29/2014 - 13:20

Port St. Joe Star

Protect nesting sea turtles
Port St. Joe Star
Sea turtle nesting season began May 1. Volunteers, U.S. Geological Survey employees, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) employees, and State Park personnel have begun monitoring Gulf County beaches for turtle crawls and signs ...

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Unique program at Georgia Sea Turtle Center allows public an insider view - Savannah Morning News

Thu, 05/29/2014 - 04:28

Florida Times-Union

Unique program at Georgia Sea Turtle Center allows public an insider view
Savannah Morning News
Take a look inside the mysterious world of Jekyll Island's endangered sea turtles through a program called Ride with Night Patrol. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center in Glynn County offers participants the opportunity to do actual field assistance, riding ...
Sea turtle pool being built at Panhandle centerWink News

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Mexican Scientists to Monitor Migratory Routes of Sea Turtles with Tracking ... - Hispanically Speaking News

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 16:12

Mexican Scientists to Monitor Migratory Routes of Sea Turtles with Tracking ...
Hispanically Speaking News
Mexican scientists released on a beach of the northwestern state of Sinaloa three sea turtles in whose shells satellite tracking devices had been installed for the purpose of monitoring their migratory routes, the National Polytechnic Institute, or IPN ...

Sea turtle pool being built at Panhandle center - Ocala

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 15:51

Florida Times-Union

Sea turtle pool being built at Panhandle center
Ocala
The center's spokeswoman Jennifer Polus says a stadium with seating for 30 people will be built next to the pool. The Pensacola News Journal (http://on.pnj.com/1ntUHat ) reports the new pool will be home to two sea turtles too injured to return to the ...
Unique program at Georgia Sea Turtle Center allows public an insider viewDo Savannah

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Unique program at Georgia Sea Turtle Center allows public an insider view - Do Savannah

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 13:38

Unique program at Georgia Sea Turtle Center allows public an insider view
Do Savannah
Take a look inside the mysterious world of Jekyll Island's endangered sea turtles through a program called Ride with Night Patrol. The Georgia Sea Turtle Center in Glynn County offers participants the opportunity to do actual field assistance, riding ...

Sea turtle pool being built at Panhandle center - Wink News

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 11:41

Florida Times-Union

Sea turtle pool being built at Panhandle center
Wink News
The center's spokeswoman Jennifer Polus says a stadium with seating for 30 people will be built next to the pool. The Pensacola News Journal (http://on.pnj.com/1ntUHat ) reports the new pool will be home to two sea turtles too injured to return to the ...
Unique program at Georgia Sea Turtle Center allows public an insider viewSavannah Morning News

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Sea turtle pool being built at Panhandle center - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 11:25

Sea turtle pool being built at Panhandle center
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
NAVARRE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Construction has begun on a saltwater pool at the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center. Officials say the pool will likely be completed by week's end. The center's spokeswoman Jennifer Polus says a stadium with ...

Sea turtle pool being built at Panhandle center - Naples Daily News

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 10:45

Sea turtle pool being built at Panhandle center
Naples Daily News
NAVARRE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Construction has begun on a saltwater pool at the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center. Officials say the pool will likely be completed by week's end. The center's spokeswoman Jennifer Polus says a stadium with ...

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The mating rituals of China's sea turtles - Financial Times

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 01:21

The mating rituals of China's sea turtles
Financial Times
And for the first time this year, the organisers set aside special areas just for the pairing of haigui or “sea turtles”: Chinese who have studied overseas and returned to China. Apparently matching for this class of reptile is particularly difficult ...

Rare sea turtles injured during holiday weekend - Tallahassee.com

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 01:13

Rare sea turtles injured during holiday weekend
Tallahassee.com
One rare Kemp's Ridley sea turtle had to be euthanized and four remain in a Panama City Beach rehabilitation center after the endangered species were injured by human activities in the waters off Bay and Walton counties during Memorial Day weekend.
Increase of Turtle Rescues Memorial Day WeekendWJHG-TV

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Sea turtle center pool marks final phase - Pensacola News Journal

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 18:27

Fort Worth Star Telegram

Sea turtle center pool marks final phase
Pensacola News Journal
With construction of a saltwater pool, it won't be long before injured sea turtles will be helping to educate the public about their plight at the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center. Navarre Turtle Pool.jpg. Construction has finally begun on ...
Sea Life Aquarium celebrates Turtle FestFort Worth Star Telegram

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Mexican scientists use satellite tracking devices to monitor sea turtles - GlobalPost

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 17:59

Mexican scientists use satellite tracking devices to monitor sea turtles
GlobalPost
Mexico City, May 27 (EFE).- Mexican scientists released on a beach of the northwestern state of Sinaloa three sea turtles in whose shells satellite tracking devices had been installed for the purpose of monitoring their migratory routes, the National ...

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Amazing Photos of Thousands of Sea Turtles Laying Eggs in Unison - The Weather Channel

Tue, 05/27/2014 - 16:15

Amazing Photos of Thousands of Sea Turtles Laying Eggs in Unison
The Weather Channel
For one week in early winter, Ostional Beach in Costa Rica is home to an awe-inspiring phenomenon - hundreds of thousands of sea turtles arrive on shore to lay their eggs. According to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the hordes of Olive Ridley ...