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Feds Might Add More Fisheries To Turtle Protection Program - Maine Public

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:19

Feds Might Add More Fisheries To Turtle Protection Program
Maine Public
CAPE MAY, N.J. - Federal fishing regulators are considering requiring more commercial fishermen to assist with a program that seeks to protect sea turtles. The National Marine Fisheries Service requires observers to be placed on fishing boats in some ...

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AMITW outreach thrives despite sea turtle season ending - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 07:05

AMITW outreach thrives despite sea turtle season ending
The Anna Maria Islander
Sea turtle season on Anna Maria Island ended Oct. 31, but educational outreach is year-round for Anna Maria Island Turtle Watch and Shorebird Monitoring. A record-breaking number of loggerhead sea turtle nests were spotted on island beaches this season ...

AMITW outreach thrives despite sea turtle season ending - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 07:05

AMITW outreach thrives despite sea turtle season ending
The Anna Maria Islander
Sea turtle season on Anna Maria Island ended Oct. 31, but educational outreach is year-round for Anna Maria Island Turtle Watch and Shorebird Monitoring. A record-breaking number of loggerhead sea turtle nests were spotted on island beaches this season ...

Feds might add more fisheries to turtle protection program - Middletown Press

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 05:48

Feds might add more fisheries to turtle protection program
Middletown Press
CAPE MAY, N.J. (AP) — Federal fishing regulators are considering requiring more commercial fishermen to assist with a program that seeks to protect sea turtles. The National Marine Fisheries Service requires observers to be placed on fishing boats in ...

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Feds might add more fisheries to turtle protection program - Washington Post

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 05:12

Feds might add more fisheries to turtle protection program
Washington Post
CAPE MAY, N.J. — Federal fishing regulators are considering requiring more commercial fishermen to assist with a program that seeks to protect sea turtles. The National Marine Fisheries Service requires observers to be placed on fishing boats in some ...

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The Sea Turtle that Refused to be Beaten by the Storm - WeatherNation

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 16:46

WeatherNation

The Sea Turtle that Refused to be Beaten by the Storm
WeatherNation
When Eleanor the sea turtle was caught in a tropical storm off the coast of Florida, she coped surprisingly well. In fact, she hardly needed to use any extra energy during the four days the storm raged — and neither was she injured. As the Earth ...

Caleigh Dahn has an impressive resume at 15 - Herald Palladium

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 11:00

Herald Palladium

Caleigh Dahn has an impressive resume at 15
Herald Palladium
The first couple days while we were in Panama we were on this coastal area called San San, and there was the base for a sea turtle conservation site and there we were able to help hatch the baby sea turtles. Then we basically drew a line in the sand ...

11-year-old hopes to save sea turtles one cookie at a time - New Straits Times Online

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 09:35

New Straits Times Online

11-year-old hopes to save sea turtles one cookie at a time
New Straits Times Online
PETALING JAYA: Moved by a video he once saw in a science class that depicted how leatherback turtles were becoming extinct, 11-year-old Ahmad Iszuddin Ahmad Izham initiated his own non-profit group, Save Sea Animals From Extinction (SAFE), to help ...

The Illuminating Way One Small Australian City Is Saving Sea Turtles - Huffington Post Australia

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 20:21

Huffington Post Australia

The Illuminating Way One Small Australian City Is Saving Sea Turtles
Huffington Post Australia
Working closely with the turtles, I've experienced first-hand the devastation that can occur when someone quite innocently, and accidentally, leaves a light on overnight during hatching season. The hatchlings become disoriented, and many will never ...

Sea Turtle Rescue Group Seeks Bizav Lift - Aviation International News

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 17:20

Aviation International News

Sea Turtle Rescue Group Seeks Bizav Lift
Aviation International News
As much of the Northeast experienced the first major cold snap of the year this weekend, with below freezing temperatures, sea turtle rescue organization Turtles Fly Too has issued a call for business aviation operators who can volunteer flights from ...

These Fake GPS-Implanted Sea Turtle Eggs Will Help Track Poachers - Fast Company

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 11:11

Fast Company

These Fake GPS-Implanted Sea Turtle Eggs Will Help Track Poachers
Fast Company
The trackers don't always work perfectly. In the first trial, which involved planting fake eggs in 44 sea turtle nests, some of the eggs from the nests that were poached may have been consumed locally, where cell-phone reception wasn't strong enough to ...

Americans Have Misconceptions About China, Chinese Man Says ... - NPR

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 11:24

Americans Have Misconceptions About China, Chinese Man Says ...
NPR
Hundreds of thousands of Chinese come to the U.S. to study and work. Those who return to China are nicknamed sea turtles. We hear from a returnee to China ...

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Americans Have Misconceptions About China, Chinese Man Says ... - NPR

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 10:04

Americans Have Misconceptions About China, Chinese Man Says ...
NPR
Hundreds of thousands of Chinese come to the U.S. to study and work. Those who return to China are nicknamed sea turtles. We hear from a returnee to China ...

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Sea turtles in Oman poached by fake 'tourists' - The National

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 08:38

The National

Sea turtles in Oman poached by fake 'tourists'
The National
All four species of sea turtles that nest in Oman are listed as endangered by the environment ministry. Keeping them as pets or taking them out of the country is forbidden, but this has not deterred animal smugglers who visit the country as tourists ...

Help Name the Maritime Aquarium's New Baby Sea Turtle! - HamletHub

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 15:59

HamletHub

Help Name the Maritime Aquarium's New Baby Sea Turtle!
HamletHub
Decide the name of a baby sea turtle – and support ocean conservation at the same time – by voting in the “Name the Baby Sea Turtle” contest of The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk. The Aquarium has narrowed the list of possible names for its new baby ...

STEMinar highlights turtle tumors - In Motion

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 01:43

In Motion

STEMinar highlights turtle tumors
In Motion
The turtle discussion was the first in the series, which kicked off Oct. 9. Titled “Healing Florida's Sick Sea Turtles,” is was presented by Catherine Eastman, sea turtle program coordinator at Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience, University of ...

Eleanor the sea turtle swam through a tropical storm and survived - Popular Science

Tue, 11/07/2017 - 20:51

Popular Science

Eleanor the sea turtle swam through a tropical storm and survived
Popular Science
In fact, most of the eggs Eleanor and other turtles laid before Debby were lost. “The storm that Eleanor easily survived destroyed almost 90 percent of nests on the beach,” Wilson said. Eleanor was tagged for 16 days, including four during the storm ...

Name the Baby Sea Turtle Contest at The Maritime Aquarium - HamletHub

Tue, 11/07/2017 - 20:40

HamletHub

Name the Baby Sea Turtle Contest at The Maritime Aquarium
HamletHub
Help to decide the name of a baby sea turtle – and support ocean conservation at the same time – by voting in the “Name the Baby Sea Turtle” contest of The ...

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AMITW's loggerhead wins marathon race, Tour de Turtles | Anna ... - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 11/07/2017 - 08:44

AMITW's loggerhead wins marathon race, Tour de Turtles | Anna ...
The Anna Maria Islander
A screenshot from the Sea Turtle Conservancy website for the Tour de Turtles declares Eliza Ann the 2017 race winner. • Following nesting and placement of a ...

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Criminal methods used to catch up with sea turtles | News | The ... - The Times

Tue, 11/07/2017 - 00:05

The Times

Criminal methods used to catch up with sea turtles | News | The ...
The Times
Techniques more commonly suited to catching criminals are being used by British scientists to investigate the movements of green sea turtles.Researchers from ...
Scientists Use Criminal Technologies to Trace Sea TurtleSwiftNary

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