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

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 09:27

Miami Herald

Cold-stunned manatees, sea turtles warming up at SeaWorld
Miami Herald
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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Cold-Stunned Manatees, Sea Turtles Warming up at SeaWorld - U.S. News & World Report

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 08:40

Cold-Stunned Manatees, Sea Turtles Warming up at SeaWorld
U.S. News & World Report
Over 200 seas turtles have been rescued from frigid Texas waters. And two dozen sea turtles from New England have been flown to Florida for rehabilitation. Last year, Pelisson Beasley said SeaWorld teams assisted in just 38 cold-related rescues. The ...

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As temperatures rise, male sea turtles disappearing from Australia's Great Barrier Reef - Seattle Times

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 02:57

Seattle Times

As temperatures rise, male sea turtles disappearing from Australia's Great Barrier Reef
Seattle Times
Sea turtles are sentinels,” Allen said. “They're telling us something is going on in the oceans and we need to pay attention.” Both she and Jensen said they do not yet see the problem as urgent, because there are enough adult males to sustain the ...
Endangered sea turtles in Australia are almost all turning out female, and scientists have figured out whyBusiness Insider
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Cold stunned sea turtles undergoing rehab, preparing to be released - WJHG-TV

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 22:43

WJHG-TV

Cold stunned sea turtles undergoing rehab, preparing to be released
WJHG-TV
"When the water temperature gets below 50 degrees Fahrenheit, they go into kinda a comatose state," Senior Veterinarian Julie Cavin said. Now, staff and volunteers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, the United States Geological ...

Climate Change Is Making Nearly All Sea Turtles Born on These Beaches Female - Mental Floss

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 20:03

Mental Floss

Climate Change Is Making Nearly All Sea Turtles Born on These Beaches Female
Mental Floss
Climate change can wipe out a species's food source and destroy its habitat, but rising temperatures are having a more surprising effect on green sea turtles that's no less devastating. According to a report in Current Biology [PDF], up to 99.8 percent ...

More Female Sea Turtles Born as Temperatures Rise - New York Times

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 17:12

New York Times

More Female Sea Turtles Born as Temperatures Rise
New York Times
Male sea turtles are disappearing from Australia's Great Barrier Reef. A new study of gender ratios found that 99 percent of immature green turtles born in the northern part of the reef are female. Among adult turtles, 87 percent are female, suggesting ...
Rising temperatures turning major sea turtle population femaleScience Daily
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Endangered sea turtles in Australia are almost all turning out female, and scientists have figured out why - Business Insider

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 13:34

Business Insider

Endangered sea turtles in Australia are almost all turning out female, and scientists have figured out why
Business Insider
Up to 99% of endangered green sea turtles born on Australia's east coast are female, which poses a grave threat to the long-term survival of the species. The culprit is increasing temperatures. Green sea turtles don't develop into males or females ...
Green sea turtles are turning all-female due to climate change - QuartzQuartz
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Green sea turtles are turning all-female due to climate change - Quartz

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 13:00

Quartz

Green sea turtles are turning all-female due to climate change
Quartz
The same rising temperatures that are devastating Australia's Great Barrier Reef are doing something very dramatic to the green sea turtles that are born alongside it: They're turning them all into females. When a turtle lays an egg, the sex of its ...
There's something strange happening with endangered green sea turtles in Australia, and scientists have figured out whyBusiness Insider
Warming turning major sea turtle population female: StudyMendon Journal
Green Turtles In Great Barrier Reef Turning Female Because Of Climate ChangeInfosurhoy

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95 rescued sea turtles to be released at North Padre Island - KTRK-TV

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 12:04

KTRK-TV

95 rescued sea turtles to be released at North Padre Island
KTRK-TV
Ninety-five green sea turtles will be released back into the Gulf Wednesday after spending about a week at Moody Gardens recovering from cold shock. Video from Moody Gardens shows some of the turtles rescued from East Matagorda Bay. They were suffering ...

850 'cold stunned' sea turtles brought to Florida facility - WTHR

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 03:23

850 'cold stunned' sea turtles brought to Florida facility
WTHR
FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Officials say more than 850 "cold stunned" sea turtles have been brought to a Florida facility since a cold snap began last week. Gulf World Marine Institute spokeswoman Sam Tuno told the Northwest Florida Daily News ...
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Scientists say Climate Change is leading to higher female sea turtle populations - WPTV.com

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 00:01

WPTV.com

Scientists say Climate Change is leading to higher female sea turtle populations
WPTV.com
A recent national study from research journal 'Current Biology' is sounding the alarm - saying warmer temperatures are giving birth to turtle populations that are almost entirely female. Scientists at FAU's Research Lab at Gumbo Limbo have been ...

Scientists Say Too Many Sea Turtles Are Born Female - Here's Why - WTMJ (press release) (blog)

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 23:29

WTMJ (press release) (blog)

Scientists Say Too Many Sea Turtles Are Born Female - Here's Why
WTMJ (press release) (blog)
Warm water near the Great Barrier Reef is apparently resulting in almost entirely female births among sea turtles. Researchers from the U.S. and Australian governments found out that sea turtles mating in the northern Great Barrier Reef were producing ...

Treat of the Day: Aggies Help Sea Turtles - KBTX.com - KBTX

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 23:05

KBTX

Treat of the Day: Aggies Help Sea Turtles - KBTX.com
KBTX
Faculty and staff at Texas A&M University at Galveston stepped up to help sea turtles affected by the recent cold snap.
Record number of cold stunned turtles in TexasThe News Herald

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99% of these sea turtles were born girls. Is global warming to blame? - USA TODAY

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 21:23

USA TODAY

99% of these sea turtles were born girls. Is global warming to blame?
USA TODAY
Researchers suggest a generation of sea turtles in the Great Barrier Reef were born mostly female because they were nested in warmer areas, raising concerns global warming might threaten the species. The study, published Monday in the journal Current ...
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Climate Change Is Turning Green Sea Turtles Female. That's a Problem - Smithsonian

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 19:53

Smithsonian

Climate Change Is Turning Green Sea Turtles Female. That's a Problem
Smithsonian
Of all the potential consequences of climate change—rising sea levels, desertification, floods—here's one that may not be on your radar: climate change is producing an abundance of female turtles. As Helen Davidson at The Guardian reports, according ...
Climate Change Turned 99.8% of These Sea Turtle Babies into GirlsLive Science
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Sea turtles' future is female thanks to warming - E&E News

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 18:25

E&E News

Sea turtles' future is female thanks to warming
E&E News
Because the sex of green sea turtles depends on the temperature outside their eggs, climate change is threatening the turtles' future. Cookies must be enabled in order to access E&E News. Please adjust your browser settings to allow cookies from www ...

These animals' sex lives could be screwed up by climate change ... - The Verge

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 17:50

The Verge

These animals' sex lives could be screwed up by climate change ...
The Verge
For some animals, climate change doesn't just mess up their habitat — it hits their sex lives, too.

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250 'cold stunned' sea turtles rescued from Florida Panhandle beaches - WTXL ABC 27

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 17:48

WTXL ABC 27

250 'cold stunned' sea turtles rescued from Florida Panhandle beaches
WTXL ABC 27
(WTXL) - Official say more than 250 sea turtles have been rescued on beaches of the Florida Panhandle since cold weather began last week. Every turtle rehab facility in north Florida is overrun with sea turtles, according to a news release from the ...
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More than 850 'cold stunned' sea turtles rescued - Ocala

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 13:18

Ocala

More than 850 'cold stunned' sea turtles rescued
Ocala
This is the second largest cold-stunning event in the Florida Panhandle since 2010, when approximately 1,800 sea turtles were rehabilitated. PANAMA CITY — More than 850 “cold stunned” sea turtles have been brought into Gulf World Marine Institute ...
US East Coast 'bomb cyclone' sends 1000 sea turtles into a 'COMA' as sea temperatures plunge off FloridaThe Sun
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