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On Earth Day, Watertown boy donates birthday money to sea turtles - The Boston Globe

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 18:35

The Boston Globe

On Earth Day, Watertown boy donates birthday money to sea turtles
The Boston Globe
He grinned as Myrtle, a 90-year-old sea turtle, glided toward him to eat the romaine lettuce and other vegetables he tossed in the water. Nigella Hillgarth, CEO and president of the aquarium, joined Jasper on the tank platform and thanked him for the ...
Watertown Boy Asks For Donations To Sea Turtles Instead Of Birthday GiftsCBS Local
Watertown boy skips birthday gifts, gives to sea turtlesBoston Herald

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Recovering sea turtles flown from Seattle to San Diego - WBAL Radio

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 17:20

KLEW

Recovering sea turtles flown from Seattle to San Diego
WBAL Radio
SEATTLE (AP) -- Two sea turtles that landed cold, sickly and malnourished on shores far beyond their normal living range have been flown aboard a U.S. Coast Guard plane from Seattle to San Diego to finish rehabilitation. The olive ridley and the ...
From Virginia Mason to the wild: Endangered turtle takes final flightKLEW

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Massachusetts Boy Skips Birthday Gifts, Gives to Sea Turtles - ABC News

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 16:21

ABC News

Massachusetts Boy Skips Birthday Gifts, Gives to Sea Turtles
ABC News
A Massachusetts 6-year-old's love of sea turtles prompted him to forgo birthday gifts this year and ask instead for money he could donate to sea turtle rescue efforts. Jasper Rose, of Watertown, collected $550 for Boston's New England Aquarium from his ...
On Earth Day, Watertown boy donates birthday money to sea turtlesThe Boston Globe
Watertown Boy Asks For Donations To Sea Turtles Instead Of Birthday GiftsCBS Local
Recovering Sea Turtles Flown From Seattle To San DiegoKPBS
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Massachusetts boy skips birthday gifts, gives to sea turtles - KSBY San Luis Obispo News

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 16:04

Massachusetts boy skips birthday gifts, gives to sea turtles
KSBY San Luis Obispo News
BOSTON (AP) - A Massachusetts 6-year-old's love of sea turtles prompted him to forgo birthday gifts this year and ask instead for money he could donate to sea turtle rescue efforts. Jasper Rose, of Watertown, collected $550 for Boston's New England ...

Green sea turtles of Florida and Mexico no longer endangered - The Yucatan Times

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:35

The Yucatan Times

Green sea turtles of Florida and Mexico no longer endangered
The Yucatan Times
Years of coordinated conservation efforts have paid off for the green sea turtle populations in Florida and the Pacific coast of Mexico. The Fish and Wildlife Service announced the good news that the turtle species has fared so well they will no longer ...

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UF, Disney team up to protect butterflies, sea turtles - Florida Trend

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:24

Florida Trend

UF, Disney team up to protect butterflies, sea turtles
Florida Trend
Partners in the 10-year initiative announced today include the Jane Goodall Institute, the National Park Foundation, the National Wildlife Federation and The Nature Conservancy. UF – the only university in the network – will focus on sea turtles and ...
UF, Disney To Partner On Conservation InitiativeWUFT

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Watertown Boy Asks For Donations To Sea Turtles Instead Of Birthday Gifts - CBS Local

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 12:21

CBS Local

Watertown Boy Asks For Donations To Sea Turtles Instead Of Birthday Gifts
CBS Local
WATERTOWN (CBS) – Imagine this. A little kid says he doesn't want birthday presents. Not a single one. Instead, he asked family and friends to let him give away the money they would have spent on him, so he can help the creatures he loves. “Look!

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SeaWorld releases rehabilitated sea turtles - Fox 35 Orlando

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 10:09

Fox 35 Orlando

SeaWorld releases rehabilitated sea turtles
Fox 35 Orlando
A SeaWorld Orlando spokesperson said nine of 24 Kemp's ridley sea turtles, originally rescued in Massachusetts and flown to Florida in January for life-saving rehabilitation, were part of this week's release at Little Talbot Island State Park near ...
Tucker the Turtle goes to SeaWorldThe Seattle Times

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SeaWorld Orlando returns 9 rescued sea turtles to Florida waters - Orlando Weekly (blog)

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 09:04

Orlando Weekly (blog)

SeaWorld Orlando returns 9 rescued sea turtles to Florida waters
Orlando Weekly (blog)
SeaWorld Orlando Animal Rescue Team rescued and cared for these Kemp's Ridley sea turtles, along with more than 47 other sea turtles this year, and SeaWorld Orlando says the team will continue to care for the remaining sea turtles that need ...
SeaWorld releases rehabilitated sea turtlesFox 35 Orlando
Tucker the Turtle goes to SeaWorldThe Seattle Times

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Recovering sea turtles flown to San Diego - The Register-Guard

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 06:30

KRQE News 13

Recovering sea turtles flown to San Diego
The Register-Guard
SEATTLE — Two sea turtles that landed cold, sickly and malnourished on shores far beyond their normal living range have been flown aboard a U.S. Coast Guard plane from Seattle to San Diego to finish rehabilitation. The olive ridley and the Pacific ...
Recovering sea turtles flown from Seattle to San DiegoKRQE News 13
From Virginia Mason to the wild: Endangered turtle takes final flightWJAC Johnstown

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Massachusetts boy skips birthday gifts, gives to sea turtles - The Daily Progress

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 05:26

The Daily Progress

Massachusetts boy skips birthday gifts, gives to sea turtles
The Daily Progress
BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts 6-year-old's love of sea turtles prompted him to skip his birthday gifts and ask instead for money he could donate to sea turtle rescue efforts. Jasper Rose of Watertown raised $550 for the New England Aquarium's sea ...

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Massachusetts boy skips birthday gifts, gives to sea turtles - KOB.com

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 05:23

Massachusetts boy skips birthday gifts, gives to sea turtles
KOB.com
BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts 6-year-old's love of sea turtles prompted him to skip his birthday gifts and ask instead for money he could donate to sea turtle rescue efforts. Jasper Rose of Watertown raised $550 for the New England Aquarium's sea ...

Massachusetts boy skips birthday gifts, gives to sea turtles - The Seattle Times

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 05:07

The Seattle Times

Massachusetts boy skips birthday gifts, gives to sea turtles
The Seattle Times
Jasper Rose, of Watertown, Mass., stands near Myrtle, a green sea turtle swimming in the main tank at the New England Aquarium Friday, April 22, 2016, in Boston. The 6-year-old's love of sea turtles prompted him to skip his... (AP Photo/Bill Sikes ...

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Massachusetts boy skips birthday gifts, gives to sea turtles - Fox News

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 05:05

Massachusetts boy skips birthday gifts, gives to sea turtles
Fox News
BOSTON – A Massachusetts 6-year-old's love of sea turtles prompted him to skip his birthday gifts and ask instead for money he could donate to sea turtle rescue efforts. Jasper Rose of Watertown raised $550 for the New England Aquarium's sea turtle ...

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Recovering sea turtles flown from Seattle to San Diego - KRQE News 13

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 01:32

KRQE News 13

Recovering sea turtles flown from Seattle to San Diego
KRQE News 13
AP- Flying Sea Turtles Tucker the Turtle waits to be lifted from his quarantine tank to a crate for the flight to San Diego on Thursday April 21, 2016 in Seattle. Two sea turtles that landed sickly and malnourished on shores far beyond their normal ...
From Virginia Mason to the wild: Endangered turtle takes final flightWJAC Johnstown

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Recovering sea turtles flown to San Diego - Toledo Blade

Thu, 04/21/2016 - 23:25

KOMO News

Recovering sea turtles flown to San Diego
Toledo Blade
SEATTLE — Two sea turtles that landed sickly and malnourished on shores far beyond their normal living range have been flown aboard a U.S. Coast Guard plane from Seattle to San Diego to finish rehabilitation. The olive ridley and the Pacific green ...
From Virginia Mason to the wild: Endangered turtle takes final flightKOMO News

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Recovering sea turtles flown from Seattle to San Diego - East Oregonian (subscription)

Thu, 04/21/2016 - 22:59

Recovering sea turtles flown from Seattle to San Diego
East Oregonian (subscription)
The olive ridley and the Pacific green turtles that left Seattle on Thursday were part of a record-setting spike of sea turtle strandings on Pacific Northwest beaches this past winter. Ten turtles were found on shores in Oregon, Washington and northern ...

China Warns of Latest National Security Threat: 'Sea Turtles' - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Thu, 04/21/2016 - 06:05

Wall Street Journal (blog)

China Warns of Latest National Security Threat: 'Sea Turtles'
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Chinese students who have returned from studying abroad are typically called haigui, or “sea turtles,” in Mandarin. The broadcaster said the man, named Chen Wei, had assisted a foreign contact in helping track the movement of Chinese coast guard boats ...

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Sea turtle adoptions on St. Vincent - Port St. Joe Star

Thu, 04/21/2016 - 05:32

Sea turtle adoptions on St. Vincent
Port St. Joe Star
An “adoption” will make a wonderful gift for friends of any age who are interested in protecting sea turtles and is greatly appreciated by the mother sea turtle, volunteers and staff of St. Vincent Island and sea turtle lovers everywhere. Donors will ...

Sallie O'Hara: Vilano Beach gearing up for sea turtle nesting season - St. Augustine Record

Thu, 04/21/2016 - 01:44

Sallie O'Hara: Vilano Beach gearing up for sea turtle nesting season
St. Augustine Record
Sea Turtles Dig the Dark!” — that's the message found on the bumpers of the turtle patrol roving vehicles parked in the North Shores Improvement Association garage bays. The old firehouse facility on First Street and Meadow Avenue is also the ...