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Reggae with the Ridleys fundraiser final push for sea turtle facility - Port isabel south padre

Sat, 09/24/2016 - 00:42

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Reggae with the Ridleys fundraiser final push for sea turtle facility
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For many South Padre Island denizens, Sea Turtle, Inc. (STI) brings back fond memories or the founder of the organization, Ila Fox Loetscher, known affectionately as “The Turtle Lady.” The original creator of STI, Loetscher dedicated 35 years of her ...

Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center Turns 20 - TWC News

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 21:42

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Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center Turns 20
TWC News
SURF CITY-- This year marks the 20th anniversary of the opening of the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center in Surf City. The hospital has provided care for more than 600 sick and injured sea turtles over the past two decades.

Doing swimmingly: Turtles released by Charleston aquarium - WBTV

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 17:42

Doing swimmingly: Turtles released by Charleston aquarium
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ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (AP) - Two more sea turtles rehabilitated at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston are again swimming in the ocean. The aquarium announced the turtles were released late Thursday on the Isle of Palms. The turtles are Hunley, ...

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Doing swimmingly: Turtles released by Charleston aquarium - ABC NEWS 4

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 16:56

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Doing swimmingly: Turtles released by Charleston aquarium
ABC NEWS 4
The aquarium announced the turtles were released late Thursday on the Isle of Palms. The turtles are Hunley, a loggerhead, and Glenn, a Kemp's ridley sea turtle. Hunley is an adult female and was recovered by a Department of Natural Resources research ...

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Doing swimmingly: Turtles released by Charleston aquarium - Washington Times

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 16:22

Doing swimmingly: Turtles released by Charleston aquarium
Washington Times
ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (AP) - Two more sea turtles rehabilitated at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston are again swimming in the ocean. The aquarium announced the turtles were released late Thursday on the Isle of Palms. The turtles are Hunley, ...

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Nesting endangered marine turtles have arrived in Mexico - Vallarta Daily

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 14:27

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Nesting endangered marine turtles have arrived in Mexico
Vallarta Daily
Nesting endangered marine turtles have arrived at La Escobilla beach on Mexico's Pacific coast, in their annual migration, a sign that life is about to burst forth ...

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Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach - Business Insider

Fri, 09/23/2016 - 04:32

Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach
Business Insider
LA ESCOBILLA, Mexico (Reuters) - Nesting endangered marine turtles have arrived at La Escobilla beach on Mexico's Pacific coast, in their annual migration, a sign that life is about to burst forth from scorched grains of sand. "We hope to receive some ...

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Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach - Reuters

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 21:21

Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach
Reuters
Volunteers at the Olive ridley sea turtle Sanctuary Cooperative on La Escobilla beach, in the town of Santa Maria Tonameca, battle for turtle conservation in the Pacific Ocean. Populations of several species of Gulf Coast turtles have collapsed after ...

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Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach | Reuters - Reuters

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 21:04

Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach | Reuters
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Nesting endangered marine turtles have arrived at La Escobilla beach on Mexico's Pacific coast, in their annual migration, a sign that life is about to burst forth ...
Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beachThomson Reuters Foundation

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Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach - Reuters UK

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 20:52

Endangered sea turtles lay eggs on Mexican beach
Reuters UK
Volunteers at the Olive ridley sea turtle Sanctuary Cooperative on La Escobilla beach, in the town of Santa Maria Tonameca, battle for turtle conservation in the Pacific Ocean. Populations of several species of Gulf Coast turtles have collapsed after ...

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LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort offers sea turtle getaway in fall season - Travel Weekly

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 19:16

LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort offers sea turtle getaway in fall season
Travel Weekly
The package includes a welcome kit upon arrival, complete with a beach bag and stuffed sea turtle toy; participation in the Sea Turtle Adoption Program, including a personalized adoption certificate; "turtle tweet" alerts during the stay for on ...

Molokini Island, Hawaii: Snorkeling with green sea turtles - Stuff.co.nz

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 22:55

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Molokini Island, Hawaii: Snorkeling with green sea turtles
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Those damn endangered Hawaiian green sea turtles! Can't they read? Or at least listen to the pre-snorkel briefing? You must have heard the breakfast announcements? As we were sailing out to Molokini Island, off the south-eastern tip of Maui, the team ...

Two more sea turtles to be released as S.C. Aquarium builds new care center - Charleston Post Courier

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 21:51

Charleston Post Courier

Two more sea turtles to be released as S.C. Aquarium builds new care center
Charleston Post Courier
The loggerhead wasn't in great shape when the research crew pulled it out of the water — gaping boat propeller wounds in its jaw and shell, the tip of a flipper bitten off, likely by a shark. But Hunley heads back to sea Thursday, fewer than three ...
California Wildlife Center receives unexpected guestsMalibu Surfside News (press release) (registration) (blog)
Why: To return two sea turtles, including a critically endangered Kemp's ridley, back into the wildBenzinga
South Carolina Aquarium begins work on $5M turtle hospitalABC NEWS 4

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Beach exercise in Tinian canceled due to turtles - The Guam Daily Post (press release) (registration)

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 17:14

The Guam Daily Post (press release) (registration)

Beach exercise in Tinian canceled due to turtles
The Guam Daily Post (press release) (registration)
A Valiant Shield exercise scheduled for Tinian had to be called off last week due to the discovery of evidence of an endangered turtle species nesting. "It is an endangered sea turtle," said Bill Kavanagh, the regional and environmental coordinator for ...

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Why: To return two sea turtles, including a critically endangered Kemp's ridley, back into the wild - Benzinga

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 16:32

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Why: To return two sea turtles, including a critically endangered Kemp's ridley, back into the wild
Benzinga
In partnership with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR), the South Carolina Aquarium Sea Turtle Care Center™ works to rescue, rehabilitate and release sea turtles that strand along the South Carolina coast. Located in the ...
South Carolina Aquarium begins work on $5M turtle hospitalThe Herald

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South Carolina Aquarium begins work on $5M turtle hospital - The Herald

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 13:03

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South Carolina Aquarium begins work on $5M turtle hospital
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Work is getting underway on a $5 million sea turtle hospital at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston. A groundbreaking is scheduled for Wednesday for a new exhibit that will allow aquarium visitors to see how sea turtles are cared for. The exhibit ...
California Wildlife Center receives unexpected guests | Malibu ...Malibu Surfside News (press release) (registration) (blog)

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South Carolina Aquarium begins work on $5M turtle hospital - WRDW-TV

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 09:39

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South Carolina Aquarium begins work on $5M turtle hospital
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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Work is getting underway on a $5 million sea turtle hospital at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston. A groundbreaking is scheduled for Wednesday for a new exhibit that will allow aquarium visitors to see how sea turtles ...
South Carolina Aquarium begins work on $5M turtle hospital - News ...WBT

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South Carolina Aquarium begins work on $5M turtle hospital - Charlotte Observer

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 09:06

South Carolina Aquarium begins work on $5M turtle hospital
Charlotte Observer
Work is getting underway on a $5 million sea turtle hospital at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston. A groundbreaking is scheduled for Wednesday for a new exhibit that will allow aquarium visitors to see how sea turtles are cared for. The exhibit ...

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