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World's Largest Sea Turtle Could Come Off US 'Endangered' List - Voice of America

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:33

Voice of America

World's Largest Sea Turtle Could Come Off US 'Endangered' List
Voice of America
Federal ocean managers say it might be time to move the East Coast population of the world's largest turtle from the United States' list of endangered animals. An arm of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has received a petition from a ...
World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list | The ...Seattle Times
World's Biggest Turtle Could Come Off 'Endangered' List on East Coast: Federal AgencyNBC New York

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Winter Chill Having Strong Impact On Animals Like Sea Turtles ... - CBS Miami

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:18

CBS Miami

Winter Chill Having Strong Impact On Animals Like Sea Turtles ...
CBS Miami
Panama City Beach (CBSMiami) – The winter chill that's gripping much of the nation has stretched all the way down to the Florida panhandle. But humans aren't the only ones suffering. The cold puts reptiles, like sea turtles, into a comatose state. In ...

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Thousands of cold stunned sea turtles reported along Texas Coast ... - KXAN.com

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:16

KXAN.com

Thousands of cold stunned sea turtles reported along Texas Coast ...
KXAN.com
More than 2000 sea turtles were documented as stunned in the first week of this year -- the highest it's ever been.
Turtle rescue teams alerted for deployment - Valley Morning Star ...Valley morning Star

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World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list - Press Herald

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 19:15

Press Herald

World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list
Press Herald
Federal ocean managers say it might be time to move the East Coast population of the world's largest turtle from the United States' list of endangered animals. An arm of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has received a petition from a ...

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Leatherback Sea Turtles Could Come Off 'Endangered' List - CBS Boston / WBZ

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 18:15

CBS Boston / WBZ

Leatherback Sea Turtles Could Come Off 'Endangered' List
CBS Boston / WBZ
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal ocean managers say it might be time to move the East Coast population of the world's largest turtle from the United States' list of endangered animals. An arm of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has ...

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World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list - ABC News

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:21

World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list
ABC News
FILE - In this March 12, 2015, file photo, a rare leatherback sea turtle named Yawkey moves off the beach and returns to the the Atlantic Ocean at Isle of Palms, S.C., after it was treated at the South Carolina Aquarium. Federal ocean managers are ...

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World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:15

World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Federal ocean managers say it might be time to move the East Coast population of the world's largest turtle from the United States' list of endangered animals. An arm of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has received a petition from a ...

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Promiscuous female sea turtles may save their species from climate change - Science Magazine

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:46

Science Magazine

Promiscuous female sea turtles may save their species from climate change
Science Magazine
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA—Sea turtles, like other reptiles, don't have sex chromosomes; instead, their sex is determined by the temperature of the nest as it incubates. Because warmer temperatures produce females, scientists have been warning that the ...

Inside the effort to save hundreds of sea turtles stunned by unusually ... - CBS News

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:40

CBS News

Inside the effort to save hundreds of sea turtles stunned by unusually ...
CBS News
Millions of Americans face another cold snap this week, but humans aren't the only ones suffering. The cold is putting reptiles like sea turtles in a comatose state. CBS News' Michelle Miller visited the Gulf World Marine Institute in Panama City Beach ...

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Green Sea Turtles Could Face Extinction as Temperatures Rise in Great Barrier Reef - Newswise (press release)

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 04:34

Green Sea Turtles Could Face Extinction as Temperatures Rise in Great Barrier Reef
Newswise (press release)
Newswise — Dr. Monty Hempel is director of the environmental science department at the University of Redlands and past president of the Association of Environmental Studies and Sciences (AESS). He is internationally recognized and can speak with ...

Endangered sea turtles losing key guardian as NPO has to close - Asahi Shimbun

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 22:10

Asahi Shimbun

Endangered sea turtles losing key guardian as NPO has to close
Asahi Shimbun
YAKUSHIMA, Kagoshima Prefecture--For endangered loggerhead sea turtles that lay their eggs on famed Nagatahama beach here, a group that kept unruly onlookers at bay was perhaps their best hope. For the past three decades, Yakushima Umigame-Kan ...

Warmer temperatures cause sea turtles to be born female - The Weather Network

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 20:04

The Weather Network

Warmer temperatures cause sea turtles to be born female
The Weather Network
Monday, January 15, 2018, 14:33 - Rising temperatures in Australia's northern Great Barrier Reef are causing the vast majority of Green Turtles born to be female, a new study has found. Published on Tuesday (January 9) in the journal Current Biology ...
Warmer temperatures at Great Barrier Reef causing sea turtles to be ...Reuters
Changing temps affecting sea turtles | | heraldextra.comDaily Herald
How can we halt the feminisation of sea turtles in the northern Great Barrier Reef?The Conversation AU
The Indian Express -India.com -Siliconrepublic.com
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Warmer temperatures cause sea turtles to be born female - The Weather Network

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 19:53

The Weather Network

Warmer temperatures cause sea turtles to be born female
The Weather Network
Monday, January 15, 2018, 14:33 - Rising temperatures in Australia's northern Great Barrier Reef are causing the vast majority of Green Turtles born to be female, a new study has found. Published on Tuesday (January 9) in the journal Current Biology ...
Warmer temperatures at Great Barrier Reef causing sea turtles to be born femaleReuters
Changing temps affecting sea turtlesDaily Herald
How to Stop Sex Changes in Turtles on the Great Barrier ReefScientific American
Newswise (press release) -The Indian Express -India.com
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Warmer temperatures cause sea turtles to be born female - The Weather Network US

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 19:47

The Weather Network US

Warmer temperatures cause sea turtles to be born female
The Weather Network US
Monday, January 15, 2018, 14:33 - Rising temperatures in Australia's northern Great Barrier Reef are causing the vast majority of Green Turtles born to be female, a new study has found. Published on Tuesday (January 9) in the journal Current Biology ...
Warmer temperatures at Great Barrier Reef causing sea turtles to be born femaleReuters
How to Stop Sex Changes in Turtles on the Great Barrier Reef ...Scientific American
Changing temps affecting sea turtlesDaily Herald
Newswise (press release) -The Indian Express -Cosmos
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Warmer temperatures at Great Barrier Reef causing sea turtles to be born female - Reuters

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 11:03

Reuters

Warmer temperatures at Great Barrier Reef causing sea turtles to be born female
Reuters
The Queensland Department of Environment and Heritage Protection have been testing various measures to lower the temperature of the sand, where the turtles lay their eggs. Options include providing shade or inducing artificial rain to cool the beach ...
Warmer temperatures cause sea turtles to be born femaleThe Weather Network US
Changing temps affecting sea turtlesDaily Herald
Green Sea Turtles Could Face Extinction as Temperatures Rise in Great Barrier ReefNewswise (press release)
Scientific American -Cosmos -India.com
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Changing temps affecting sea turtles - Daily Herald

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 02:23

Reuters

Changing temps affecting sea turtles
Daily Herald
The sex of sea turtles is largely determined by the temperature of the sand in which the eggs are laid, but the study details the first-time researchers have been able to document it on a large scale. And with climate change under way Down Under ...
Warmer temperatures at Great Barrier Reef causing sea turtles to be born femaleReuters
99% female: Skewed sex ratio in green sea turtles in warming climateThe Indian Express
Too many green turtles being born female due to rising sea temperaturesSiliconrepublic.com
Science Examiner
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Scientists put baby sea turtles on tiny treadmills to find out why man-made light is killing them - Quartz

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 12:01

Quartz

Scientists put baby sea turtles on tiny treadmills to find out why man-made light is killing them
Quartz
Only about one in one thousand sea turtles make it to adulthood. And the dangers start early. Many don't even survive their first journey from their mothers' nests onshore to the ocean, where they can rejoin their families. One reason the trek is so ...

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