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Climate Change Affecting Gender of Endangered Green Sea Turtles - Voice of America

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 12:57

Voice of America

Climate Change Affecting Gender of Endangered Green Sea Turtles
Voice of America
Researchers say climate change is responsible for the vast majority of green sea turtles in the northern Great Barrier Reef off Australia being female. Scientists from the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration say the temperature at ...

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'Turkey' the sea turtle dies after being found on SW Washington - KPTV - KPTV.com

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 01:31

KPTV.com

'Turkey' the sea turtle dies after being found on SW Washington - KPTV
KPTV.com
The Oregon Coast Aquarium reported Friday that the turtle affectionately dubbed “Turkey” was not able to recover after being found hypothermic and dehydrated over the Thanksgiving weekend.
Turkey the Rescued Turtle Passes Away at Oregon Coast AquariumOregon Coast Beach Connection

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VIRAL VIDEO: Woman caught sitting on sea turtle - KITV Honolulu

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 23:54

KITV Honolulu

VIRAL VIDEO: Woman caught sitting on sea turtle
KITV Honolulu
Video of what appears to be a woman sitting on a sea turtle at Ho'okipa Beach Park on Maui is raising eyebrows on social media. Oriana Kalama was appalled by what she saw and filmed the incident after she pleaded with the woman to move. Kalama founded ...

Cold-stunned sea turtles undergoing rehab, preparing to be released - WEAU

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 20:10

WEAU

Cold-stunned sea turtles undergoing rehab, preparing to be released
WEAU
Now, staff and volunteers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, the United States Geological Survey, and Gulf World Marine Institute are coming together to bring the turtles back to health. "Each turtle that we can rehab and ...

Cold-stunned manatees, sea turtles warming up at SeaWorld - New Jersey Herald

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 09:52

New Jersey Herald

Cold-stunned manatees, sea turtles warming up at SeaWorld
New Jersey Herald
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Some marine animals stunned by cold weather nationwide are warming up at SeaWorld in Florida. In a statement this week, theme park spokeswoman Suzanne Pelisson Beasley said SeaWorld rescue teams are on track to have one of their ...

Texas A&M-Galveston group saves sea turtles from chilly death ... - Bryan-College Station Eagle

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 06:11

Bryan-College Station Eagle

Texas A&M-Galveston group saves sea turtles from chilly death ...
Bryan-College Station Eagle
Last month's arctic freeze that swept across the country made for dangerous conditions for green sea turtles -- and a group from Texas A&M-Galveston stepped in to help.

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Texas A&M-Galveston group saves sea turtles from chilly death - Bryan-College Station Eagle

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 06:11

Texas A&M-Galveston group saves sea turtles from chilly death
Bryan-College Station Eagle
Last month's arctic freeze that swept across the country made for dangerous conditions for green sea turtles -- and a group from Texas A&M-Galveston stepped in to help. Along the Gulf of Mexico, as temperatures plummeted, green sea turtles began to ...

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Rescued sea turtles released after cold leaves them stunned - KHOU

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 22:11

KHOU

Rescued sea turtles released after cold leaves them stunned
KHOU
GALVESTON - Hundreds of Green Sea Turtles were released off North Padre Island this week after spending nearly a week in Galveston. The turtles stranded last week along the Gulf Coast because they were shocked by the cold. More than 90 of those turtles ...
Cold-stunned manatees, sea turtles warming up at SeaWorldPhys.Org
Sea Turtle Awareness Day celebrated during Aquarium Overnight ...KRQE News 13
Texas State Aquarium treats, releases more than 700 cold-stunned ...KRIS Corpus Christi News
Kaplan Herald
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Baby sea turtles walk on treadmills for science - Mother Nature Network (blog)

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 20:47

Mother Nature Network (blog)

Baby sea turtles walk on treadmills for science
Mother Nature Network (blog)
Baby sea turtles have a roughly 50 percent chance of reaching the ocean where electric lights pose a disorientation risk, according to researchers from Florida Atlantic University, and their odds drop further if they get separated from the crowd ...

Sea Turtle Awareness Day celebrated during Aquarium Overnight, and a real baby Sea Turtle in residence - KRQE News 13

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 19:56

KRQE News 13

Sea Turtle Awareness Day celebrated during Aquarium Overnight, and a real baby Sea Turtle in residence
KRQE News 13
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) — Sea Turtle Awareness Day at the BioPark is being celebrated with an Aquarium event, and the opportunity to witness a live baby sea turtle swimming up close. Sea Turtle Awareness Day is on Saturday, Jan. 20, and will be the ...
Texas State Aquarium treats, releases more than 700 cold-stunned sea turtlesKRIS Corpus Christi News
Organizations care for sea turtles 'stunned' by Florida coldWTHR

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Volunteers help sea turtles return to Laguna Madre - Valley morning Star

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 19:23

Valley morning Star

Volunteers help sea turtles return to Laguna Madre
Valley morning Star
Sea Turtle Inc. officials said due to the recent cold front, more than 300 sea turtles washed up on shore “cold stunned.” “When a cold stun happens in theory it's a hypothermic shock,” Sea Turtle Inc. Marketing Director Sanjuana Zavala said. “These ...

Organizations care for sea turtles 'stunned' by Florida cold - WTHR

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 17:21

Organizations care for sea turtles 'stunned' by Florida cold
WTHR
PORT ST. JOE, Florida (WJHG) — A handful of organizations in Florida are working together to nurse hundreds of cold stunned sea turtles back to health. Roughly 870 green, loggerhead and Kemp's ridley sea turtles washed ashore in St. Joe Bay last week ...

Texas State Aquarium treats, releases more than 700 cold-stunned sea turtles - KRIS Corpus Christi News

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 16:31

KRIS Corpus Christi News

Texas State Aquarium treats, releases more than 700 cold-stunned sea turtles
KRIS Corpus Christi News
Since the beginning of the year, the Texas State Aquarium has admitted and cared for nearly 800 cold-stunned sea turtles, releasing more than 700 sea turtles back into their natural habitat. Marking an all-time record for the aquarium's wildlife ...
'Chilly-stunned' sea turtles launched again into Gulf of MexicoKaplan Herald

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Sea Turtles Under Threat as Climate Change Turns Most Babies Female - Futurism

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 16:14

Futurism

Sea Turtles Under Threat as Climate Change Turns Most Babies Female
Futurism
Climate change is causing some troubling new phenomena in the animal kingdom, and is most likely the culprit behind a new study discovering that as much as 99 percent of baby green sea turtles in warm equatorial regions are being born female. The study ...
Rising temperatures turning major sea turtle population femaleScience Daily
Lady Turtles Are Dominating the Great Barrier Reef Because of Climate ChangeInverse
Warm Temperatures Turning Sea Turtle Population Almost Entirely FemaleR & D Magazine
Business Insider -Quartz -Seattle Times
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Rising temperatures turning major sea turtle population female - Science Daily

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 15:30

Science Daily

Rising temperatures turning major sea turtle population female
Science Daily
Sand temperatures determine the sex of turtle hatchlings, with warmer temperatures resulting in more females. During the past two decades, temperatures on islands in Australia's northern Great Barrier Reef have increased to the point "that virtually no ...
Sea Turtles Under Threat as Climate Change Turns Most Babies FemaleFuturism
Lady Turtles Are Dominating the Great Barrier Reef Because of Climate ChangeInverse
Climate Change Means 99% Of Australian Sea Turtles Are Being Born FemaleScience Trends
R & D Magazine -SWFSC - NOAA -WWF-Australia -CNET
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Cold-stunned manatees, sea turtles warming up at SeaWorld - ABC News

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 09:30

Cold-stunned manatees, sea turtles warming up at SeaWorld
ABC News
Some marine animals stunned by cold weather nationwide are warming up at SeaWorld in Florida. In a statement this week, theme park spokeswoman Suzanne Pelisson Beasley said SeaWorld rescue teams are on track to have one of their most active seasons ...

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MOODY GARDENS HELPS IN RELEASE OF 185 COLD-STUNNED ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 09:30

MOODY GARDENS HELPS IN RELEASE OF 185 COLD-STUNNED ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Turtles released Wednesday in warmer waters off North Padre Island.

MOODY GARDENS HELPS IN RELEASE OF 185 COLD-STUNNED GREEN SEA TURTLES - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 09:30

MOODY GARDENS HELPS IN RELEASE OF 185 COLD-STUNNED GREEN SEA TURTLES
GlobeNewswire (press release)
GALVESTON, Texas (January 11, 2018) – Nearly 200 Green Sea Turtles were released off North Padre Island this afternoon after spending nearly a week on Galveston Island, where they were cared for after being stranded on the Gulf Coast due to being cold ...

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