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Sea Turtle Inc. hopes to open expanded facility soon - Brownsville ... - Brownsville Herald

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 03:13

Brownsville Herald

Sea Turtle Inc. hopes to open expanded facility soon - Brownsville ...
Brownsville Herald
With the help of numerous donations and several grants, Sea Turtle Inc. on South Padre Island will expand its home to more turtles in need of care by the end of ...

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Sea turtle nest counts stable as hatchling disorientations are on the ... - Bradenton Herald

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 17:20

Bradenton Herald

Sea turtle nest counts stable as hatchling disorientations are on the ...
Bradenton Herald
Some shores of Manatee and Sarasota counties had record sea turtle nests, while others missed the mark, in an overall strong nesting season.

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Sea turtles overcame hurricane and heat to have decent South ... - Sun Sentinel

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 22:36

Sun Sentinel

Sea turtles overcame hurricane and heat to have decent South ...
Sun Sentinel
Green sea turtles, once served in soup with a splash of sherry, overcame a hurricane and another hot summer to produce a record South Florida nesting season.
No new record for local sea turtle nestsSarasota Herald-Tribune
An 'Egg'cellent idea | Yanko DesignYanko Design - Form Beyond Function

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Maui bars pour Naked Turtle to help Hawksbill sea turtles - MauiTime Weekly

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 21:20

MauiTime Weekly

Maui bars pour Naked Turtle to help Hawksbill sea turtles
MauiTime Weekly
The Hawaii Wildlife Fund is partnering with five Maui bars to support the recovery of the Hawksbill sea turtle. The bars are South Shore Tiki Lounge in Kihei, Wailuku's new Wai Bar, Flatbread Company in Paia, Beach Bums BBQ & Grill in Ma`alaea and Down ...

North Myrtle Beach renourishment project: trilling helps sea turtles ... - Myrtle Beach Sun News

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 20:40

Myrtle Beach Sun News

North Myrtle Beach renourishment project: trilling helps sea turtles ...
Myrtle Beach Sun News
In case you happened to see a bulldozer on the beach today in North Myrtle Beach, it was for a good cause — it helps the sea turtles that nest on the beach.

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Romelia Wildife Refuge in Costa Rica Needs Volunteers for its Sea Turtle Protection Program - The Costa Rica Star

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 19:44

The Costa Rica Star

Romelia Wildife Refuge in Costa Rica Needs Volunteers for its Sea Turtle Protection Program
The Costa Rica Star
The Romelia Wildlife Refuge is located near Montezuma, on the Nicoya Península, Puntarenas, and it was created on November 24th, 1998 as a result of the initiative of Albert Ingalls and Gitza Gatti, and is part of the biological corridor of the ...

Whales, Sea Turtles Threatened by Trump Administration Proposal to Federalize West Coast Drift Gillnet Fishery - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 17:34

Whales, Sea Turtles Threatened by Trump Administration Proposal to Federalize West Coast Drift Gillnet Fishery
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Trump administration proposed a rule today to federalize regulation of drift gillnets used to catch swordfish on the West Coast. The rule would end California's right to prevent the deadly entanglements of sea turtles, whales and ...

MA Sea Turtle Hospital Braces For 'Cold Stunning Season' - WNPR News

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 13:55

WNPR News

MA Sea Turtle Hospital Braces For 'Cold Stunning Season'
WNPR News
Kemp's Ridley sea turtles have an average heart rate of 40-50 beats per minute; however, around this time of year, volunteers often have turtles come into the hospital whose hearts are beating only 5 to 10 times every minute. That's because of a ...

Georgia Sea Turtle Center inspiring life-long learning - Brunswick News

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 04:02

Georgia Sea Turtle Center inspiring life-long learning
Brunswick News
Students travel from around the state to visit the Georgia Sea Turtle Center on Jekyll Island, where they learn about local wildlife, coastal environments and conservation efforts in tangible, firsthand ways. Schools in Glynn County take full advantage ...

5 Maui Bars Team Up for the Turtles - Maui Now

Mon, 10/30/2017 - 22:34

Maui Now

5 Maui Bars Team Up for the Turtles
Maui Now
“We are thrilled to join these great local businesses in their efforts to help us protect one of our rarest sea turtles. When Alma (of South Shore Tiki Lounge) approached us with this idea we were delighted with the initiative and grateful for the ...

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Sea Turtle Populations Begin to Bounce Back - OZY

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 09:02

OZY

Sea Turtle Populations Begin to Bounce Back
OZY
Conservation works! These beloved ocean creatures have beaten the odds on extinction, according to a new study. Large turtle populations in nearly 60 regions worldwide are improving, rather than declining. Of the 299 sets of known turtle populations, ...

Virginia Aquarium releases 3 rehabbed sea turtles - WAVY-TV

Sat, 10/28/2017 - 20:49

WAVY-TV

Virginia Aquarium releases 3 rehabbed sea turtles
WAVY-TV
The aquarium says two Kemp's ridley turtles — named Fuchsia and Indigo — that were released were hooked by an angler. A logghead sea turtle that suffered severe pneumonia was also released. City officials say anyone who sees a stranded, entangled or ...

Sea turtles get help after hurricane damage - News - The Courier ... - Asheboro Courier Tribune

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 21:15

Sea turtles get help after hurricane damage - News - The Courier ...
Asheboro Courier Tribune
Oak Island, south of Wilmington, has won $8 million in state and federal disaster aid to restore sea turtle habitat damaged by Hurricane Matthew last year.

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Mass. Sea Turtle Hospital Braces For 'Cold Stunning Season' - WBUR

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 19:57

WBUR

Mass. Sea Turtle Hospital Braces For 'Cold Stunning Season'
WBUR
On a July morning at the New England Aquarium Animal Care Center in Quincy, a clinical volunteer checked the heart rate of a Kemp's ridley sea turtle with a Doppler instrument as a part of its physical exam. A steady, healthy heartbeat radiated through ...

WHAT ELEANOR DID DURING THE STORM - Daily Mail

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 19:07

Daily Mail

WHAT ELEANOR DID DURING THE STORM
Daily Mail
A team of Danish, American and Australian researchers conducted a study in 2012 which involved monitoring sea turtles fitted with GPS transmitters and motion sensors off the coast of Sarasota Florida. One of the sea turtles, named Eleanor, was ...

Sea turtles get help as NC beach recovers from hurricane damage - WBTV

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 19:01

WBTV

Sea turtles get help as NC beach recovers from hurricane damage
WBTV
OAK ISLAND, NC (Bruce Henderson/The Charlotte Observer) - Oak Island, south of Wilmington, has won $8 million in state and federal disaster aid to restore sea turtle habitat damaged by Hurricane Matthew last year. A beach renourishment project at Oak ...

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Virginia Aquarium releasing 3 rehabilitated sea turtles Saturday - Southside Daily

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 14:06

Southside Daily

Virginia Aquarium releasing 3 rehabilitated sea turtles Saturday
Southside Daily
VIRGINIA BEACH — Members of the Virginia Aquarium Stranding Response Team will release three rehabilitated sea turtles Saturday along the shore behind Neptune's Park. The three turtles are named Piglet, Fuchsia and Indigo, according to an aquarium ...

Rehabilitated turtles to be released out to sea on Sunday | Local ... - Monitor

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 13:33

Monitor

Rehabilitated turtles to be released out to sea on Sunday | Local ...
Monitor
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Toco, Shredder and Pepe will finally head back home to the Gulf of Mexico after a year of rehabilitation at Sea Turtle Inc. on South ...

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