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Audubon Nature Institute successfully releases endangered sea turtles into ... - WDSU New Orleans

Tue, 02/03/2015 - 20:52

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Audubon Nature Institute successfully releases endangered sea turtles into ...
WDSU New Orleans
According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, sea turtles can often become cold-stunned when the areas where they are swimming sees a sudden drop in air and water temperatures. This can leave them trapped and inactive, sending ...
21 endangered sea turtles rescued from frigid New England coast, rehabilitated ...Bayoubuzz

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21 endangered sea turtles rescued from frigid New England coast, rehabilitated ... - Bayoubuzz

Tue, 02/03/2015 - 16:18

21 endangered sea turtles rescued from frigid New England coast, rehabilitated ...
Bayoubuzz
Endangered cold-stunned seas turtles were rescued from the New England coast and rehabilitated in the New Orleans area. Twenty-one rehabilitated sea turtles stranded last month off the New England coast were released into the Gulf of by Audubon Nature ...

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Endangered New England sea turtles released into Gulf of Mexico - KATC Lafayette News

Tue, 02/03/2015 - 14:41

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Endangered New England sea turtles released into Gulf of Mexico
KATC Lafayette News
Twenty-one rehabilitated endangered sea turtles stranded last month off the New England coast were released into the Gulf of Mexico Jan. 29 by Audubon Nature Institute working at the direction of NOAA and Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.
21 endangered sea turtles rescued from frigid New England coast, rehabilitated ...Bayoubuzz

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Sea turtles might stop basking as sea warms - Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 11:42

Sea turtles might stop basking as sea warms
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Green sea turtles may stop basking on Hawaii's shores as early as 2039 if climate change continues at its current rate, a new study concludes. The Hawaii-based study by scientists with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration also suggests ...

Cold waters killing sea turtles - Castanet.net

Sun, 02/01/2015 - 15:03

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Cold waters killing sea turtles
Castanet.net
Cold temperatures are suspected of killing some 150 sea turtles found in a lagoon of Mexico's Baja California Peninsula. Investigators with the federal environmental protection agency said Saturday the green sea turtles were found in the Ojo de Liebre ...

Sea turtles stranded in New England brought to new home in Gulf of Mexico - Washington Post

Sun, 02/01/2015 - 14:51

Sea turtles stranded in New England brought to new home in Gulf of Mexico
Washington Post
Nearly two dozen turtles that were stranded by cold weather last year in Massachusetts have successfully undergone rehab and have been returned to waters off Louisiana's coast. More than 1,200 young, “cold-stunned” Kemp's ridley sea turtles were ...

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Cold suspected in deaths of 150 sea turtles found in lagoon of Mexico's Baja ... - 680 News

Sun, 02/01/2015 - 14:06

Cold suspected in deaths of 150 sea turtles found in lagoon of Mexico's Baja ...
680 News
Investigators with the federal environmental protection agency said Saturday the green sea turtles were found in the Ojo de Liebre lagoon, on the Pacific side of Baja California Sur state. The agency said it would be difficult to determine the exact ...

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Sea turtles face growing danger due to plastic trash in Australian waters - Inhabitat (blog)

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 19:56

Inhabitat (blog)

Sea turtles face growing danger due to plastic trash in Australian waters
Inhabitat (blog)
Sea turtles living off the coast of Australia face a growing danger in their own habitat: ocean plastic. The amount of plastic debris in the waters surrounding Australia is growing rapidly and so are the unprecedented numbers of injuries sustained by ...

"Cold stunned" sea turtles rehabilitated, released in Gulf - CBS News

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 15:24

CBS News

"Cold stunned" sea turtles rehabilitated, released in Gulf
CBS News
Suzanne Smith, stranding-and-rescue coordinator for the Audubon Nature Institute for Marine Mammals and Sea Turtles, said 21 of the 27 turtles she and her colleagues received were released into the Gulf of Mexico, 24 miles off the coast of Grand Isle ...
Endangered Sea Turtles Rescued, Then Released In LouisianaValueWalk
Turtles stranded in Mass., rehabbed and released off Louisiana coastKennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Cold-stunned turtles rehabilitated in New Orleans, releasedFOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TV

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Endangered Sea Turtles Rescued, Then Released In Louisiana - ValueWalk

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 14:31

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Endangered Sea Turtles Rescued, Then Released In Louisiana
ValueWalk
Twenty-one critically endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtles that had been rescued in New England a couple of months ago were safely released in Louisiana on Thursday. Over 1,200 young Kemp's ridley sea turtles were “cold-stunned” and stranded in ...
Cold-stunned turtles rehabilitated in New Orleans, releasedWCBD

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Cold-stunned turtles released in New Orleans after rehabilitation - Fox News

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 14:10

Fox News

Cold-stunned turtles released in New Orleans after rehabilitation
Fox News
2: Dr. Tres Clarke, a veterinarian for the Audubon Nature Institute, holds an endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtle, which was rescued in New England, and rehabilitated by the institute, as he releases it into the Gulf of Mexico, 24 miles off the coast ...

Cold-stunned sea turtles rehabilitated and released - CTV News

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 13:18

CTV News

Cold-stunned sea turtles rehabilitated and released
CTV News
GRAND ISLE, La. -- Nearly two dozen turtles that were stranded by cold weather last year in Massachusetts have successfully undergone rehab and have been returned to waters off Louisiana's coast. More than 1,200 young, "cold-stunned" Kemp's ridley sea ...

'Cold-stunned' turtles rehabilitated in New Orleans, released - Newsday

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 12:58

'Cold-stunned' turtles rehabilitated in New Orleans, released
Newsday
GRAND ISLE, La. - Nearly two dozen turtles that were stranded by cold weather last year in Massachusetts have successfully undergone rehab and have been returned to waters off Louisiana's coast. More than 1,200 young, "cold-stunned" Kemp's ridley sea ...

Cold-stunned turtles rehabilitated in New Orleans, released - WKRG-TV

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:19

WKRG-TV

Cold-stunned turtles rehabilitated in New Orleans, released
WKRG-TV
(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). Suzanne Smith, Stranding & Rescue Coordinator of Marine Mammals & Sea Turtles for the Audubon Nature Institute, releases an endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtle, which was rescued in New England, and rehabilitated by t.

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Cold-stunned turtles rehabilitated in New Orleans, released - WHDH-TV

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:18

Cold-stunned turtles rehabilitated in New Orleans, released
WHDH-TV
According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, "cold-stunning" occurs when the circulatory systems of sea turtles exposed to frigid water temperatures for several days slow down to a point where the turtles cannot function. Various ...

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Cold-stunned turtles rehabilitated in New Orleans, released - KATC Lafayette News

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:17

Cold-stunned turtles rehabilitated in New Orleans, released
KATC Lafayette News
According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, "cold-stunning" occurs when the circulatory systems of sea turtles exposed to frigid water temperatures for several days slow down to a point where the turtles cannot function. Various ...

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Cold-stunned turtles rehabilitated in New Orleans, released - Yahoo News

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:12

Yahoo News

Cold-stunned turtles rehabilitated in New Orleans, released
Yahoo News
Suzanne Smith, stranding-and-rescue coordinator for the Audubon Nature Institute for Marine Mammals and Sea Turtles, said 21 of the 27 turtles she and her colleagues received were released into the Gulf of Mexico, 24 miles off the coast of Grand Isle, ...

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Casino Beach goes turtle-friendly - Pensacola News Journal

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 23:09

Pensacola News Journal

Casino Beach goes turtle-friendly
Pensacola News Journal
"We were looking for ways to help mitigate the impacts of the oil spill and cleanup for nesting sea turtles by looking at ways to address lighting," said Tim Day, Escambia's environmental programs manager. "The concept came about when we were looking ...

Turtles get second chance on Padre Island - Corpus Christi Caller Times

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 12:43

Corpus Christi Caller Times

Turtles get second chance on Padre Island
Corpus Christi Caller Times
Andrew Mitchell/Caller-Times Kay VanDover leans in close to take a photo of a green sea turtle while a volunteer shows it to a crowd who showed up to Padre Island National Seashore to witness the release of 209 sea turtles into the wild. All of the ...

Sea turtles sickened by cold waters nursed back to health - Sun Sentinel

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 23:54

Sun Sentinel

Sea turtles sickened by cold waters nursed back to health
Sun Sentinel
Saving a handful of the rarest sea turtles on the planet has proven an unprecedented challenge for the staff at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center for the past eight weeks. Before this, most cold-stunned sea turtles that arrived at Gumbo Limbo just needed ...