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Video captures rare daytime sea turtle hatching on Edisto Beach - Live 5 News

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 12:06

Video captures rare daytime sea turtle hatching on Edisto Beach
Live 5 News
Visitors who arrived early on Sunday morning received quite a treat at Edisto Beach. Courtney Beeks, who volunteers with the Edisto Beach Turtle project witnessed a sea turtle nest hatch with dozens of sea turtles coming out of a nest. It's known as a ...

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Thousands of turtles hit beach in Mexico as nesting season starts - 9news.com.au

Sun, 07/08/2018 - 20:42

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Thousands of turtles hit beach in Mexico as nesting season starts
9news.com.au
The first batch of sea turtles have migrated to the Mexican coast, indicating the start of the nesting season. Stunning footage has emerged of thousands of Pacific Ridley sea turtles arriving on the Oaxaca coast in south-west Mexico. The Pacific Ridley ...

Tourists warned sea turtles may nest in broad daylight — that's rare at Cape Hatteras - Winston-Salem Journal

Sun, 07/08/2018 - 18:04

Winston-Salem Journal

Tourists warned sea turtles may nest in broad daylight — that's rare at Cape Hatteras
Winston-Salem Journal
“Earlier this week, staff came across a loggerhead sea turtle nesting during daylight hours,” says a notice posted Thursday on the National Park's Facebook page. “This unusual sighting occurred north of Beach Access Ramp 25 on Hatteras Island.”.

WATCH: Thousands of turtles hit the beach in Mexico for nesting season - WTHR

Sun, 07/08/2018 - 02:49

WATCH: Thousands of turtles hit the beach in Mexico for nesting season
WTHR
MORRO AYUTA, Oaxaca, Mexico (WTHR) - Nesting season has officially started on the Oaxaca coast in southwest Mexico as thousands of Olive Ridley sea turtles arrived to the Pacific beaches. Local authorities reported 1200 female sea turtles arrived at ...

Glass torch artist dazzles with sea turtle demonstration - WECT-TV6

Sat, 07/07/2018 - 19:49

Glass torch artist dazzles with sea turtle demonstration
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Downey is a glass torch artist who specializes in crafting sea turtles. In the winter, he turns his focus to Christmas ornamental balls. “It's the beauty of the creation of the thing that gets me,” said Downey. “And that's why I keep doing it. Glass is ...

New decals support Florida's manatees, sea turtles - Mysanfordherald

Sat, 07/07/2018 - 04:23

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New decals support Florida's manatees, sea turtles
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Decals to help benefit manatees and sea turtles - WCJB

Sat, 07/07/2018 - 02:53

WCJB

Decals to help benefit manatees and sea turtles
WCJB
The decals are waterproof and touch on conservation issues. The manatee decals notes that the animal is now on the "threatened" list instead of the "endangered" one. The sea turtle decal reports that 97,000 Loggerhead nests were counted in 2017. To buy ...

A Beaufort Co. sea turtle made the comeback of the season. Here's how - Island Packet (blog)

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 21:18

Island Packet (blog)

A Beaufort Co. sea turtle made the comeback of the season. Here's how
Island Packet (blog)
Volunteers with Hunting Island State Park's Friends of Hunting Island sea turtle conservation project have helped rescue plenty of sea turtles. But Thursday's rescue was special: A loggerhead sea turtle — a female attempting to nest — was stuck in a ...

Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center plans to expand - Pensacola News Journal

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 16:48

Pensacola News Journal

Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center plans to expand
Pensacola News Journal
The Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center is planning an outdoor mobile expansion to accommodate a growing number of visitors. "I am so excited, I can't stand it. Everybody is," said Cathy Holmes, the center's founder. The expansion will add 1 ...

Why did the 400-pound sea turtle cross the road in the Outer Banks ... - Virginian-Pilot

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 16:03

Virginian-Pilot

Why did the 400-pound sea turtle cross the road in the Outer Banks ...
Virginian-Pilot
A record four endangered Kemp's Ridley sea turtles have nested at the Cape Hatteras Seashore this year. Those four and a more common loggerhead have ...

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Tourists warned sea turtles may nest in broad daylight — that's ... - WBTV

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 12:03

WBTV

Tourists warned sea turtles may nest in broad daylight — that's ...
WBTV
North Carolina's famous loggerhead sea turtles are notorious for their sneaky approach to nesting, coming ashore after sunset and laying eggs under cover of ...

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FWC introduces new fundraising manatee and sea turtle decals ... - Cape Coral Daily Breeze

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 05:51

Cape Coral Daily Breeze

FWC introduces new fundraising manatee and sea turtle decals ...
Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Florida's waters and beaches are not only popular with people, but are also key habitats for manatees and sea turtles.

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Nocturnal sea turtles caught nesting in day at Cape Hatteras ... - Charlotte Observer

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 23:36

Charlotte Observer

Nocturnal sea turtles caught nesting in day at Cape Hatteras ...
Charlotte Observer
A loggerhead sea turtle was spotted in daytime hours, instead of at night, this week at Cape Hatteras National Seashore, and tourists are being asked to call ...
13newsnow.com | Cape Hatteras National Seashore: Keep your eye ...13newsnow.com WVEC

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Nocturnal sea turtles caught nesting in day at Cape Hatteras | The ... - The State

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 23:35

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Nocturnal sea turtles caught nesting in day at Cape Hatteras | The ...
The State
A loggerhead sea turtle was spotted in daytime hours, instead of at night, this week at Cape Hatteras National Seashore, and tourists are being asked to call ...

Critically endangered sea turtle species now at Texas State Aquarium - San Antonio Express-News

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 22:25

San Antonio Express-News

Critically endangered sea turtle species now at Texas State Aquarium
San Antonio Express-News
A 1-year-old Kemp's ridley sea turtle rescued during last fall's cold stunning can now be viewed by visitors at the Texas State Aquarium in Corpus Christi. The turtle, named Champ by aquarium officials, is missing its front left flipper. When it was ...

Turtle Hatching Season In Full Swing - KVEO - KVEO-TV

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 21:53

Turtle Hatching Season In Full Swing - KVEO
KVEO-TV
Hatching season is in full swing for the endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtle.

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Sea turtle crosses road near Rodanthe, prompting rescue - The Coastland Times

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 21:18

The Coastland Times

Sea turtle crosses road near Rodanthe, prompting rescue
The Coastland Times
At 1:01 p.m. Thursday, multiple rescuers lugged the severely disoriented sea turtle across NC 12 and over a dune at the S-curves north of Rodanthe and released her into the Atlantic Ocean. “She swam away nicely,” reported Paul Doshkov, a National Park ...

Cape Hatteras National Seashore: Keep your eye out for nesting turtles - 13newsnow.com WVEC

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 20:19

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Cape Hatteras National Seashore: Keep your eye out for nesting turtles
13newsnow.com WVEC
CAPE HATTERAS, NC (WVEC) -- Cape Hatteras National Seashore is warning beachgoers to be on the lookout for nesting sea turtles. Earlier this week, staff came across a Loggerhead sea turtle nesting during the day which is pretty unusual. The turtle was ...

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FWC: Manatee, sea turtle conservation decals available for a $5 donation - Palm Beach Post

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 18:53

Palm Beach Post

FWC: Manatee, sea turtle conservation decals available for a $5 donation
Palm Beach Post
Available for a $5 donation from local tax collector offices, the funds raised from the decals support conservation efforts for the more than 6,000 manatees that call Florida's waters home and the 20,000 sea turtles that use the state's beaches for ...
FWC introduces new fundraising manatee and sea turtle decalsCape Coral Daily Breeze

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Sea turtles like to nest on Anna Maria Island. Beach benches keep getting in their way - Bradenton Herald

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 15:14

Bradenton Herald

Sea turtles like to nest on Anna Maria Island. Beach benches keep getting in their way
Bradenton Herald
Another sea turtle that has laid her eggs beneath a Holmes Beach bench has Anna Maria Island Turtle Watch volunteers frustrated. Suzi Fox, the group's executive director, said beachgoers who were in Holmes Beach around 11 p.m. July 4 saw a sea turtle ...