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Here is why Daufuskie Island residents are mad about people driving on beach - Island Packet

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 20:07

Island Packet

Here is why Daufuskie Island residents are mad about people driving on beach
Island Packet
“There has been a sharp escalation in beach violations by island visitors that have endangered the loggerhead turtle nesting areas,” Smith said Sunday. Driving on the beach is prohibited. Concerns about the violations are resulting in the council ...

New net could make it easier to rescue sea turtles - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 17:02

Kansas City Star

New net could make it easier to rescue sea turtles
WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
NAVARRE, Fla. - The rescues of two sea turtles within the last month on Florida's Panhandle might lead to a new and improved device to bring the animals to land after they get hooked on a fisherman's line. The Pensacola News-Journal reports the Navarre ...
Turtle found dead with beach chair around neckWKRG News 5
Fort Morgan Share the Beach - Home | FacebookFacebook
Kemp's Ridley sea turtle Fact Sheet| U S Fish & Wildlife Service's North Florida ESO JacksonvilleUS Fish and Wildlife Service

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SEAFDEC, PENRO Guimaras release healed sea turtles - thedailyguardian.net

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 16:30

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SEAFDEC, PENRO Guimaras release healed sea turtles
thedailyguardian.net
AFTER a much-needed rest, three green sea turtles (Chelonia mydas) were finally released back to the sea in the island-province of Guimaras Island on July 11, 2018 at SEAFDEC Igang Marine Station in Nueva Valencia town. The turtles were released back ...

New, bigger nets could help with sea turtle rescues - WRAL.com

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 08:05

WRAL.com

New, bigger nets could help with sea turtle rescues
WRAL.com
NAVARRE BEACH, Fla. — The rescues of two sea turtles within the last month on Florida's Panhandle might lead to a new and improved device to bring the animals to land after they get hooked on a fisherman's line. The News-Journal reports the Navarre ...
Sea turtle watch groups warn about deadly man-made holes and sand castles along beachFirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX

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New, bigger nets could help with sea turtle rescues - Bradenton Herald

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 08:05

New, bigger nets could help with sea turtle rescues
Bradenton Herald
The rescues of two sea turtles within the last month on Florida's Panhandle might lead to a new and improved device to bring the animals to land after they get hooked on a fisherman's line. The News-Journal reports the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle ...

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New, bigger nets could help with sea turtle rescues - Miami Herald

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 08:05

New, bigger nets could help with sea turtle rescues
Miami Herald
The rescues of two sea turtles within the last month on Florida's Panhandle might lead to a new and improved device to bring the animals to land after they get hooked on a fisherman's line. The News-Journal reports the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle ...

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Sea turtle watch groups warn about deadly man-made holes and sand castles along beach - FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 02:54

FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX

Sea turtle watch groups warn about deadly man-made holes and sand castles along beach
FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Sea turtles are already at risk, and without even realizing it, thousands of beachgoers are making it even harder for them to survive. Every time someone digs a hole in the sand and doesn't fill it in or builds a sand castle and ...

Padre Island National Seashore celebrates Kemp's ridley sea turtles at Ridley Rendezvous - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 20:49

Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Padre Island National Seashore celebrates Kemp's ridley sea turtles at Ridley Rendezvous
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Watching Kemp's ridley sea turtles hatch in the early morning hours is probably one of the main reasons to go to the Padre Island National Seashore. That's why the national park service hosted its first Ridley Rendezvous Saturday. More than 100 ...

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SC DNR: keep artificial lights off the beach to protect Sea Turtles - Abccolumbia.com

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 15:20

Abccolumbia.com

SC DNR: keep artificial lights off the beach to protect Sea Turtles
Abccolumbia.com
According to a release from SC DNR, beginning in May of each year, four sea turtle species come ashore to lay eggs on South Carolina beaches. After two months of incubation, young turtles emerge from their ping pong ball-sized eggs and quickly crawl ...

Celebrate Community: CARE Center helps injured sea turtles - The Northwest Florida Daily News

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 14:04

The Northwest Florida Daily News

Celebrate Community: CARE Center helps injured sea turtles
The Northwest Florida Daily News
Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park has been active in marine animal rescue and rehabilitation for decades. In 2015, Gulfarium developed a nonprofit foundation called the C.A.R.E. Center to increase coastal conservation efforts. C.A.R.E. stands for ...

Saving more sea turtles: New, bigger nets could help with rescues - Pensacola News Journal

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 13:00

Pensacola News Journal

Saving more sea turtles: New, bigger nets could help with rescues
Pensacola News Journal
The rescues of two sea turtles within the last month at the Navarre Beach Fishing Pier might lead to a new and improved device to bring the animals to land after they get hooked on a fisherman's line. The Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center is ...

SCCF releases updated sea turtle nesting report for the islands - Sanibel Captiva Islander

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 19:39

Sanibel Captiva Islander

SCCF releases updated sea turtle nesting report for the islands
Sanibel Captiva Islander
The Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation released an updated nesting report as of today. Officials reported that they are seeing a consistent flow of new nests and and they are up to 74 nests on the East End, 367 loggerhead nests plus two green ...

State wildlife agency won't reprimand Holmes Beach over sea turtle collisions with beach benches - Bradenton Herald

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 14:02

Bradenton Herald

State wildlife agency won't reprimand Holmes Beach over sea turtle collisions with beach benches
Bradenton Herald
Although the executive director of Anna Maria Island Turtle Watch is alleging that staff with the city of Holmes Beach broke federal law by tampering with a sea turtle nest, the state wildlife agency is taking it as an teaching, not enforcement ...
Keep Sea Turtles Safe During Nesting Season | Global AnimalGlobal Animal
Turtle migratory race kicks off July 28 - Hometown News BrevardHometown News (press release) (blog)
Suspected poachers target Nokomis Beach nest - Story | WOFLFox 35 Orlando
Apalachicola Times
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Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins - Corpus Christi Business News

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 13:53

Corpus Christi Business News

Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins
Corpus Christi Business News
Sea turtle nesting season is underway in the Coastal Bend, which means public hatchling releases at Padre Island National Seashore will begin soon. Each summer, thousands of turtle enthusiasts gather at sunrise along the seashore to watch as the most ...
State wildlife agency won't reprimand Holmes Beach over sea turtle collisions with beach benchesBradenton Herald
Keep Sea Turtles Safe During Nesting Season | Global AnimalGlobal Animal
Turtle migratory race kicks off July 28 - Hometown News BrevardHometown News (press release) (blog)
Fox 35 Orlando -Apalachicola Times
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Sea turtle ingests balloon, signaling concern over marine debris - FOX 7 Austin

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 12:45

FOX 7 Austin

Sea turtle ingests balloon, signaling concern over marine debris
FOX 7 Austin
CLEARWATER (FOX 13) - A group of fishermen are being hailed as heroes after rescuing a sea turtle tangled in fishing line off the coast of Clearwater Beach. The sea turtle - nicknamed Donkey Kong - is now recovering at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

Sea turtle ingests balloon, signaling concern over marine debris - FOX 5 DC

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 12:19

FOX 5 DC

Sea turtle ingests balloon, signaling concern over marine debris
FOX 5 DC
CLEARWATER (FOX 13) - A group of fishermen are being hailed as heroes after rescuing a sea turtle tangled in fishing line off the coast of Clearwater Beach. The sea turtle - nicknamed Donkey Kong - is now recovering at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

Sea turtle ingests balloon, signaling concern over marine debris - Fox 32 Chicago

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 12:09

Fox 32 Chicago

Sea turtle ingests balloon, signaling concern over marine debris
Fox 32 Chicago
CLEARWATER (FOX 13) - A group of fishermen are being hailed as heroes after rescuing a sea turtle tangled in fishing line off the coast of Clearwater Beach. The sea turtle - nicknamed Donkey Kong - is now recovering at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

Turtle migratory race kicks off July 28 - Hometown News (press release) (blog)

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 02:11

Hometown News (press release) (blog)

Turtle migratory race kicks off July 28
Hometown News (press release) (blog)
BREVARD COUNTY — One of the wonderful aspects about visiting a Brevard beach is the opportunity to see a sea turtle during its nesting season. Organizers at Sea Turtle Conservancy have been preparing for its 11th annual “Tour de Turtles,” a sea turtle ...
6 Tips To Keep Sea Turtles Safe During Nesting SeasonGlobal Animal

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The Xcacel-Xcacelito Sea Turtle Sanctuary will reopen on July 21 - The Yucatan Times

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 01:45

The Yucatan Times

The Xcacel-Xcacelito Sea Turtle Sanctuary will reopen on July 21
The Yucatan Times
The Xcacel-Xcacelito Sea Turtle Sanctuary will be reopened on Saturday, July 21 after the cleaning, road reconditioning, painting and signaling work done by local organizations along with the State Secretary of Ecology and the Environment. Also, the ...

Keep Sea Turtles Safe During Nesting Season | Global Animal - Global Animal

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 21:47

Hometown News (press release) (blog)

Keep Sea Turtles Safe During Nesting Season | Global Animal
Global Animal
(SEA TURTLES/OCEAN CONSERVATION) With sea turtle nesting season taking place March to October, here are 6 tips on how to protect baby sea turtle ...
Turtle migratory race kicks off July 28 - Hometown News BrevardHometown News (press release) (blog)
Suspected poachers target Nokomis Beach nest - Story | WOFLFox 35 Orlando
Thanks for the festival successApalachicola Times

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