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Endangered Sea Turtles Caught In Fishing Net Saved By Fishermen - malaysiandigest.com

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 09:05

Endangered Sea Turtles Caught In Fishing Net Saved By Fishermen
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Fishing nets are a threat to the marine ecosystem, which is proven yet again when a group of local fishermen recently saved four sea turtles and ending their week of misery of being caught in the fishing nets. As reported by Kosmo!, the group stumbled ...

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Eritrea: The Number of Sea Turtles Increases in NRS - allAfrica.com - AllAfrica.com

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 08:04

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Eritrea: The Number of Sea Turtles Increases in NRS - allAfrica.com
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As a result of the strong conservation effort conducted from 1994 to 2004, the number of the sea turtles, that have in on the verge extinction, has significantly ...
Eritrea says sea turtle conservation, coastal protection is paying off ...Africa Times

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Endangered Sea Turtles Caught In Fishing Net Saved By Fishermen - malaysiandigest.com

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 07:34

Endangered Sea Turtles Caught In Fishing Net Saved By Fishermen
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Fishing nets are a threat to the marine ecosystem, which is proven yet again when a group of local fishermen recently saved four sea turtles and ending their week of misery of being caught in the fishing nets. As reported by Kosmo!, the group stumbled ...

Eritrea says sea turtle conservation, coastal protection is paying off - Africa Times

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 03:55

Africa Times

Eritrea says sea turtle conservation, coastal protection is paying off
Africa Times
Eritrea says that decades of conservation work to save sea turtles from the verge of extinction is paying off, but strict preservation activities must continue to help them survive and reproduce. Tekle Mengistu, the director of Research at the Ministry ...

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Rehabilitated turtles to be released out to sea on Sunday - Valley ... - Valley morning Star

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 03:42

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Rehabilitated turtles to be released out to sea on Sunday - Valley ...
Valley morning Star
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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Endangered Sea Turtle Found on Southern California Beach ... - U.S. News & World Report

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 18:18

Endangered Sea Turtle Found on Southern California Beach ...
U.S. News & World Report
SEAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The carcass of an endangered Pacific leatherback turtle washed onto a Southern California beach this week.

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The sea turtle that refused to be beaten by the storm -- ScienceDaily - Science Daily

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 18:14

Science Daily

The sea turtle that refused to be beaten by the storm -- ScienceDaily
Science Daily
When Eleanor the sea turtle was caught in a tropical storm off the coast of Florida, she coped surprisingly well. In fact, she hardly needed to use any extra energy ...

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Endangered sea turtle found on Southern California beach | The ... - Seattle Times

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 18:13

Endangered sea turtle found on Southern California beach | The ...
Seattle Times
SEAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The carcass of an endangered Pacific leatherback turtle washed onto a Southern California beach this week. The Orange County ...

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Virginia Aquarium to release rehabilitated sea turtles - wtkr.com

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 17:28

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Virginia Aquarium to release rehabilitated sea turtles
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Piglet, a sub-adult loggerhead sea turtle, who was found and brought to shore by members of the public near the Little Island Pier in Sandbridge on Sept. 17, 2016. Piglet was admitted to the Aquarium's Marine Animal Care Center for thirteen months of ...

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The sea turtle that refused to be beaten by the storm - Phys.org - Phys.Org

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 15:40

Phys.Org

The sea turtle that refused to be beaten by the storm - Phys.org
Phys.Org
When Eleanor the sea turtle was caught in a tropical storm off the coast of Florida, she coped surprisingly well. In fact, she hardly needed to use any extra energy ...

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Sea Turtles Need Our Help. Here's An Easy Way Anyone Can Get Involved - mindbodygreen.com

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 07:06

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Sea Turtles Need Our Help. Here's An Easy Way Anyone Can Get Involved
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Sea turtles have inhabited our Earth for over 100 million years, serving an important role in our marine ecosystems. Within the last 200 years, however, the species population has declined rapidly. To understand what this means for us, imagine driving ...

Rescued sea turtle on track for release into the wild - Ten Eyewitness News

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 03:36

Ten Eyewitness News

Rescued sea turtle on track for release into the wild
Ten Eyewitness News
Terry the rescued sea turtle has passed his health check-up today with flying colours. After washing ashore on Mornington Peninsula south of Melbourne in August, Terry was rescued and sent to Melbourne Sea Life Aquarium for rehabilitation. Upon arrival ...

Baby sea turtle comes to ABQ BioPark - KOB 4

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 19:39

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Baby sea turtle comes to ABQ BioPark
KOB 4
J.R. Oppenheim October 25, 2017 05:42 PM. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- A baby loggerhead sea turtle has arrived at the Albuquerque BioPark aquarium, city officials announced Wednesday. Advertisement. The ambassador turtle comes from the North Carolina ...
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Aquarium welcomes new baby sea turtle ambassador | KRQE News ... - KRQE News 13

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 17:21

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Aquarium welcomes new baby sea turtle ambassador | KRQE News ...
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The Albuquerque BioPark has welcomed a baby loggerhead sea turtle ambassador as apart of a special rehabilitation ...
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MA Sea Turtle Hospital Braces For 'Cold Stunning Season' - Rhode Island Public Radio

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 16:33

Rhode Island Public Radio

MA Sea Turtle Hospital Braces For 'Cold Stunning Season'
Rhode Island Public Radio
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 ...

Hurricane Ophelia washes a sea turtle onto Welsh shore - BBC News

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 11:06

BBC News

Hurricane Ophelia washes a sea turtle onto Welsh shore
BBC News
A Leatherback sea turtle was found washed up on Anglesey on Tuesday after the winds from Hurricane Ophelia. The turtles are normally found in tropical waters such as those off the northeast coast of South America or French Guiana. It was first ...

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Turtle watch closes in on record-breaking season - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 07:04

Turtle watch closes in on record-breaking season
The Anna Maria Islander
During sea turtle nesting-hatching season, May 1-Oct. 31, sea turtles — mostly loggerheads on Anna Maria Island — return to the beach of their origin to lay their eggs. Following a six- to eight-week incubation period, tiny hatchlings emerge from ...

Oak Island gets more than $8M for sea turtle habitat restoration ... - WWAY NewsChannel 3

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 00:20

WWAY NewsChannel 3

Oak Island gets more than $8M for sea turtle habitat restoration ...
WWAY NewsChannel 3
OAK ISLAND, NC (WWAY) — Millions of dollars from FEMA, all to help restore a plan in Oak Island from 15 years ago, that will also help parts of the beach ...

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Hurricane Irma destroys record number of turtle nests on Central Florida coast - Orlando Sentinel

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 10:02

Orlando Sentinel

Hurricane Irma destroys record number of turtle nests on Central Florida coast
Orlando Sentinel
Beaches along south Brevard County are a world-class refuge for sea turtles that had a record number of nests just as Hurricane Irma mauled Florida last month. About half of nearly 16,000 green turtle nests were obliterated in a “devastating” blow to ...

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Odisha gears up for nesting season of Olive Ridley turtles - Times of ... - Times of India

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 05:36

Times of India

Odisha gears up for nesting season of Olive Ridley turtles - Times of ...
Times of India
The preparations for safe nesting of the rare marine species have been reviewed by the government officials and the departments of forest, fisheries & animal ...

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