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Man dives into dangerous waters to rescue sea turtle on Navarre Beach - WTVC

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 21:00

WTVC

Man dives into dangerous waters to rescue sea turtle on Navarre Beach
WTVC
A sea turtle on Navarre Beach was in a dangerous situation after its mouth was snagged by a fishing hook, so a man dove into the water to save the day. With Subtropical Storm Alberto making it's way toward the panhandle, officials advise everyone to ...

Man dives into dangerous waters to rescue sea turtle in Navarre Beach - FoxReno.com

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 20:57

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Man dives into dangerous waters to rescue sea turtle in Navarre Beach
FoxReno.com
A sea turtle on Navarre Beach was in a dangerous situation after its mouth was snagged by a fishing hook, so a man dove into the water to save the day. With Subtropical Storm Alberto making it's way toward the panhandle, officials advise everyone to ...

Man dives into dangerous waters to rescue sea turtle on Navarre Beach - WEAR

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 20:37

WEAR

Man dives into dangerous waters to rescue sea turtle on Navarre Beach
WEAR
A sea turtle on Navarre Beach was in a dangerous situation after its mouth was snagged by a fishing hook, so a man dove into the water to save the day. With Subtropical Storm Alberto making it's way toward the panhandle, officials advise everyone to ...

Leatherback sea turtle nest found on SC beach for first time in years. Mom was gigantic - Charlotte Observer

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 15:35

Charlotte Observer

Leatherback sea turtle nest found on SC beach for first time in years. Mom was gigantic
Charlotte Observer
Sea turtle watchers have marked the first leatherback nest in years on South Carolina's coastline. The nest of the giant and endangered sea turtle was found Tuesday by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service biologist Jerry Tupacz on Lighthouse Island in the ...

Sea turtles nesting at slower rate - Brunswick News

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 04:08

Brunswick News

Sea turtles nesting at slower rate
Brunswick News
Sea turtles have not been rushing to the beaches of the Golden Isles like in recent years to nest, but that does not necessarily portend poorly for the rest of the nesting period. “The season started off slowly,” said Mark Dodd, director of the state ...

Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong's sea turtles - DAWN.com

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 02:52

DAWN.com

Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong's sea turtles
DAWN.com
MORE than two thousand volunteers hit the beach on an outlying island of Hong Kong for a massive rubbish clean up on Sunday as environment campaigners warned plastic is killing sea turtles and other wildlife. There has been increasing concern over the ...

Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles - Phys.Org

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 18:20

Phys.Org

Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles
Phys.Org
Sham Wan is one of the few regular sea turtle nesting grounds in southern China and is closed to visitors from June to the end of October, but campaigners said no nests have been recorded in the area in the past six years. "Turtles aren't making it to ...

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Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles - CGTN - CGTN (press release)

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 12:01

CGTN (press release)

Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles - CGTN
CGTN (press release)
More than two thousand volunteers hit the beach on an outlying island of Hong Kong for a mass rubbish clean up Sunday as environment campaigners warned ...
Over 2000 volunteers take part in Hong Kong beach cleanup to help turtlesThe Japan Times

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Over 2,000 volunteers take part in Hong Kong beach cleanup to ... - The Japan Times

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 11:28

The Japan Times

Over 2,000 volunteers take part in Hong Kong beach cleanup to ...
The Japan Times
More than 2000 volunteers hit the beaches on an outlying island of Hong Kong for a mass cleanup Sunday as environmental campaigners warned plastic is kill.

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Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles - The Straits Times

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 11:04

The Straits Times

Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles
The Straits Times
HONG KONG (AFP) - More than two thousand volunteers hit the beach on an outlying island of Hong Kong for a mass rubbish clean up Sunday (May 27) as environment campaigners warned plastic is killing sea turtles and other wildlife. There has been ...
Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles - CGTNCGTN (press release)

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Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles - Channel NewsAsia

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 10:56

Channel NewsAsia

Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles
Channel NewsAsia
HONG KONG: More than two thousand volunteers hit the beach on an outlying island of Hong Kong for a mass rubbish clean up Sunday (May 27) as environment campaigners warned plastic is killing sea turtles and other wildlife. There has been increasing ...

Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles - Gulf Times - Gulf Times

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 10:47

Gulf Times

Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles - Gulf Times
Gulf Times
There has been increasing concern over the amount of rubbish in Hong Kong waters which washes up on its numerous beaches. Authorities and ...

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Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles - The Daily Star

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 10:30

The Daily Star

Massive beach clean-up for Hong Kong sea turtles
The Daily Star
HONG KONG: More than two thousand volunteers hit the beach on an outlying island of Hong Kong for a mass rubbish clean up Sunday as environment campaigners warned plastic is killing sea turtles and other wildlife. There has been increasing concern ...

Sea turtle lays eggs on Ocracoke Island beach - wtkr.com

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 16:09

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Sea turtle lays eggs on Ocracoke Island beach
wtkr.com
OCRACOKE ISLAND, N.C. – The first sea turtle of the 2018 nesting season laid her eggs on an Ocracoke Island beach, according to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore Facebook page. In 45 to 55 days, the tiny Loggerhead sea turtles will hatch and ...

Fish, sea turtles inhabit former Kochi school turned aquarium - Asahi Shimbun

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 02:09

Asahi Shimbun

Fish, sea turtles inhabit former Kochi school turned aquarium
Asahi Shimbun
MUROTO, Kochi Prefecture--It's back to the classroom at a closed elementary school here, but instead of students, schools of fish and sea turtles caught in the surrounding ocean are now swimming energetically in tanks on display. Muroto Haiko ...

kiiitv.com | Watch for nesting Kemp's Ridley sea turtles on the beach - KIIITV.com

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 22:23

KIIITV.com

kiiitv.com | Watch for nesting Kemp's Ridley sea turtles on the beach
KIIITV.com
If you happen to see a turtle or find a clutch of eggs on the beach, please call the Hatchling Hotline at 361-949-7163 and give them an exact location.

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First in years: Leatherback sea turtle nest seen on SC beach | Island ... - Island Packet (blog)

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 21:11

Island Packet (blog)

First in years: Leatherback sea turtle nest seen on SC beach | Island ...
Island Packet (blog)
Sea turtle watchers marked the first leatherback nest since 2015 on South Carolina's coast Tuesday, May 22, 2018. The nest of the giant sea turtle was found on ...
Resident could sue over coastal construction during sea turtle ...St. Augustine Record
Sea Turtle Nesting Season BeginsCorpus Christi Business News
Sea Turtle Nesting Season Underway, National Seashore Cuts ...WUWF
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Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins - Corpus Christi Business News

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 17:11

Corpus Christi Business News

Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins
Corpus Christi Business News
Sea turtle nesting season is underway in the Coastal Bend, which means public hatchling releases at Padre Island National Seashore will begin soon. Each summer, thousands of turtle enthusiasts gather at sunrise along the seashore to watch as the most ...
Leatherback sea turtle nest found on SC beach for first time in years. Mom was giganticIsland Packet (blog)
Sand projects threaten sea turtle nests on 2 Brunswick beachesStarNewsOnline.com
Sea Turtle Nesting Season Underway, National Seashore Cuts Nighttime MonitoringWUWF

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Sea Turtle Nesting Season Underway, National Seashore Cuts Nighttime Monitoring - WUWF

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 16:04

WUWF

Sea Turtle Nesting Season Underway, National Seashore Cuts Nighttime Monitoring
WUWF
Three weeks into the 2018 season, the first sea turtle nests soon will begin to appear on area beaches. Locally, Gulf Islands National Seashore is responsible for protecting and managing nests within the seashore and on Pensacola Beach. This year, GINS ...

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Dugong and sea turtle poo sheds new light on the Great Barrier Reef's seagrass meadows - Phys.Org

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 12:49

Phys.Org

Dugong and sea turtle poo sheds new light on the Great Barrier Reef's seagrass meadows
Phys.Org
Just like birds and mammals carrying seeds through a rainforest, green sea turtles and dugong spread the seeds of seagrass plants as they feed. Our team at James Cook University's TropWATER Centre has uncovered a unique relationship in the seagrass ...

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