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Orphaned baby 'sea turtles' release back to sea - Philippine Information Agency

Mon, 02/03/2014 - 07:24

Philippine Information Agency

Orphaned baby 'sea turtles' release back to sea
Philippine Information Agency
BALLESTEROS, Cagayan, Jan. 30 (PIA) – After temporarily nursed by a concerned fisherman here, sixty orphaned baby green sea turtles (locally known as pawikan), were now released back to the sea. Edmira Lauriente, assigned Community Organizer here ...

Sea Turtles Cold Weather - Marietta Daily Journal

Mon, 02/03/2014 - 03:08

Sea Turtles Cold Weather
Marietta Daily Journal
A hypothermic sea turtle recovers on Jan. 9 in a makeshift triage area at Gulf World Marine Park in Panama City Beach, Fla. Dozens of endangered sea turtles that needed rescue after recent cold snaps have been released back into the Gulf of Mexico off ...

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Navy dredging could harm sea turtles - Pacific Daily News

Sun, 02/02/2014 - 18:39

Navy dredging could harm sea turtles
Pacific Daily News
The report states "the Navy determined that the proposed action is likely to adversely affect Endangered Species Act-protected sea turtles due to elevated in-water noise levels from pile driving." Brent Tibbatts, fisheries biologist from the Guam ...

Navy dredging could harm sea turtles - Pacific Daily News

Sun, 02/02/2014 - 18:39

Navy dredging could harm sea turtles
Pacific Daily News
Two local sea turtle populations could be affected negatively by work outlined in a new environmental assessment announced by the U. S. Navy. The Navy is looking to rehabilitate and modernize its existing X-Ray Wharf near Apra Harbor on Naval Base ...

Pacific castaway's tale: a year lost at sea, drinking turtle blood - NBCNews.com (blog)

Sun, 02/02/2014 - 16:09

NBCNews.com (blog)

Pacific castaway's tale: a year lost at sea, drinking turtle blood
NBCNews.com (blog)
By Tracy Connor, Staff Writer, NBC News. Police on a remote Pacific island are investigating the incredible account of a Mexican man who says he spent a year lost at sea — living off fish and turtle blood — before washing ashore in a boat. "It's hard ...

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Sea turtle hospital plans in Turkey's southern coast drawing environmental ... - Journal of Turkish Weekly

Sat, 02/01/2014 - 10:02

Sea turtle hospital plans in Turkey's southern coast drawing environmental ...
Journal of Turkish Weekly
A hospital for loggerhead sea turtles (caretta caretta) that has been slated for the world-famous İztuzu beach in Muğla has angered environmentalists, who argue that the initiative will upset the natural balance because it is too close to the animals ...

Castaway who 'survived 16 months adrift at sea' washes up on remote Pacific ... - Metro

Sat, 02/01/2014 - 09:00

Metro

Castaway who 'survived 16 months adrift at sea' washes up on remote Pacific ...
Metro
The Spanish-speaking man said his friend died at sea several months ago and claims he survived eating turtles he caught with his bare hands. He said he drank turtle blood to stay alive when there was no rain. Jose Ivan: Castaway 'survived 16 months at ...
How did this man survive 16 months at sea?NEWS.com.au
Man survives year at sea; lands 12500km awayEmirates 24/7
Castaway 'drank turtle blood to survive'Independent Online
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Missing sea turtle signs in Galveston cause problems for Houston Zoo, NOAA - KHOU

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 20:46

Missing sea turtle signs in Galveston cause problems for Houston Zoo, NOAA
KHOU
Zoo staff joined employees of NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) during Monday's weekly sea turtle survey. Unfortunately, when they arrived on the peninsula and started looking for sea turtles, they found that a few of the newly ...

When Stranded at Sea for 16 Months, You Can Survive on Turtle Blood, Apparently - The Wire

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 19:33

The Wire

When Stranded at Sea for 16 Months, You Can Survive on Turtle Blood, Apparently
The Wire
A man who washed up on Ebon Atoll in a remote part of the Marshall Islands in the one of the remotest parts of Pacific Ocean, claims he had been out at sea for 16 months, surviving on turtles, birds and fish, in a beaten-up fiberglass boat with no ...

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Man survives '18 months adrift' on Pacific by catching sea turtles barhanded - Raw Story

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 13:41

Man survives '18 months adrift' on Pacific by catching sea turtles barhanded
Raw Story
An emaciated man whose boat washed up on a remote Pacific atoll this week claims he survived 16 months adrift on the Pacific, floating more than 8,000 miles from Mexico, a researcher said Friday. The man, with long hair and beard, was discovered ...

Sea turtles will feel the heat from climate change - Phys.Org

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 13:00

Sea turtles will feel the heat from climate change
Phys.Org
Martina Fuentes from James Cook University examined green sea turtles nesting on islands along the Great Barrier Reef. She found that these beaches were likely to produce exclusively female offspring by 2070. Similar predictions exist for loggerheads ...

Man survives '18 months adrift' on Pacific by catching sea turtles barehanded - Raw Story

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 12:20

Raw Story

Man survives '18 months adrift' on Pacific by catching sea turtles barehanded
Raw Story
Fjeldstad said the man, dressed only in a pair of ragged underpants, claims he left Mexico for El Salvador in September 2012 with a companion who died at sea several months ago. Details of his survival are sketchy, Fjeldstad added, as the man only ...
Castaway who 'survived 16 months adrift at sea' washes up on remote Pacific ...Metro

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Police find 120 captured sea turtles in Palawan swamp - Rappler

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 10:18

Rappler

Police find 120 captured sea turtles in Palawan swamp
Rappler
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, Philippines – Philippine police said Friday, January 31, they rescued 120 protected sea turtles found hidden in a pen inside a mangrove swamp, apparently intended for sale to foreign traders. It is just the latest case of sea ...
Philippine police find 120 captured sea turtles in swampPeninsula On-line

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Philippine police find 120 captured sea turtles in swamp - GlobalPost

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 10:16

Philippine police find 120 captured sea turtles in swamp
GlobalPost
It is just the latest case of sea turtles captured in the western island of Palawan where various species are known to congregate said local police chief Senior Superintendent David Martinez. A police patrol in Balabac town on Tuesday came upon a huge ...

Philippine police find 120 captured sea turtles in swamp - Peninsula On-line

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 10:04

Rappler

Philippine police find 120 captured sea turtles in swamp
Peninsula On-line
PUERTO PRINCESA: Philippine police said Friday they rescued 120 protected sea turtles found hidden in a pen inside a mangrove swamp, apparently intended for sale to foreign traders. It is just the latest case of sea turtles captured in the western ...
Police find 120 captured sea turtles in Palawan swampRappler

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Philippine police find 120 captured sea turtles in swamp - Straits Times

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 09:14

Philippine police find 120 captured sea turtles in swamp
Straits Times
PUERTO PRINCESA, Philippines (AFP) - Philippine police said Friday they rescued 120 protected sea turtles found hidden in a pen inside a mangrove swamp, apparently intended for sale to foreign traders. It is just the latest case of sea turtles captured ...

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Gulf World Works to Rehabilitate Rescued Sea Turtles - wmbb

Fri, 01/31/2014 - 04:00

Gulf World Works to Rehabilitate Rescued Sea Turtles
wmbb
Almost 100 sea turtles from St. Joe Bay are recovering at Gulf World Marine Park after being stunned by the cold. The sudden drop of temperature in the bay prevents the turtles from warming themselves causing their heart rates to slow and the turtles ...
Panhandle Freeze Affects Dozens of Endangered TurtlesWJHG-TV

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Sea turtles will feel the heat from climate change - The Conversation

Thu, 01/30/2014 - 23:04

Sea turtles will feel the heat from climate change
The Conversation
Last year was Australia's hottest on record and this year started with heatwaves. Animals feel the heat too – so how will they cope and adapt as the climate changes? Take, for example, sea turtles. These…

Sea turtles will feel the heat from climate change - The Conversation

Thu, 01/30/2014 - 23:04

Sea turtles will feel the heat from climate change
The Conversation
Last year was Australia's hottest on record and this year started with heatwaves. Animals feel the heat too – so how will they cope and adapt as the climate changes? Take, for example, sea turtles. These…

Tea Leaf Nation: China's unhappy wanderers - NorthJersey.com

Thu, 01/30/2014 - 16:27

Tea Leaf Nation: China's unhappy wanderers
NorthJersey.com
They often must choose between being a haigui -- a term that denotes a returnee to China who has studied or worked overseas, sometimes known by a homonym, "sea turtle" -- or its inversion, a guihai, which means "return to the sea." The latter are sea ...

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