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Sea Turtle Inc. appoints local artists to paint aquariums - Valley morning Star

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 16:01

Valley morning Star

Sea Turtle Inc. appoints local artists to paint aquariums
Valley morning Star
Interested in visiting Sea Turtle Inc.? When — Tuesday through Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.. Where — 6617 Padre Boulevard. Phone — (956) 761-4511. Which sea turtles' tanks will be a part of the aquatic mural series? • Fred the Loggerhead. • Gerry ...

Hundreds attend Guacamole the sea turtle's release in Cocoa Beach - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 21:48

Florida Today

Hundreds attend Guacamole the sea turtle's release in Cocoa Beach
WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando
COCOA BEACH, Fla. - A 200-pound sea turtle named Guacamole returned to the ocean Monday afternoon, after making a full recovery at Brevard Zoo, on the same beach where she was found nearly nine months ago. The turtle in a half-shell was admitted to ...
Guacamole, a sea turtle shark-attack survivor, released back to sea in Cocoa BeachFlorida Today
Holy Guacamole! 200-pound turtle released after treatment at Brevard ZooWFTV Orlando

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Volunteering to Help Endangered Sea Turtles in Costa Rica - The Costa Rican Times

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 21:32

Volunteering to Help Endangered Sea Turtles in Costa Rica
The Costa Rican Times
Costa Rica Volunteer Work – When Mark Ash read online about a nonprofit group searching for volunteers to help save endangered sea turtles from poachers in a remote area of Costa Rica, he knew he had discovered a way to turn his passion for the ...

Volunteering to Help Endangered Sea Turtles in Costa Rica - The Costa Rican Times

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 21:32

Volunteering to Help Endangered Sea Turtles in Costa Rica
The Costa Rican Times
Costa Rica Volunteer Work – When Mark Ash read online about a nonprofit group searching for volunteers to help save endangered sea turtles from poachers in a remote area of Costa Rica, he knew he had discovered a way to turn his passion for the ...

Guacamole the sea turtle, who survived a shark attack, released back to sea in Cocoa Beach - Florida Today

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 21:32

Florida Today

Guacamole the sea turtle, who survived a shark attack, released back to sea in Cocoa Beach
Florida Today
COCOA BEACH — Somewhere offshore, Guacamole the green sea turtle got seized in the toothy jaws of a large shark — and the predator mauled her front flippers and chomped her head, neck and carapace. Maimed by the shark attack, missing most of her ...
First sea turtle of her kind released by Brevard ZooFox 35 Orlando
'Guacamole' Became First Adult Green Sea Turtle Released by Brevard Zoo's Sea Turtle Healing CenterSpaceCoastDaily.com
Holy Guacamole! 200-pound turtle released after treatment at Brevard ZooWFTV Orlando

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Lora Turtles Hatchling Release to Sea - The Costa Rica News

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 13:11

The Costa Rica News

Lora Turtles Hatchling Release to Sea
The Costa Rica News
Costa Rica has one of the greatest biodiversity in the world. There are innumerable species that characterize the country and, no doubt, you will be fascinated by such a beautiful natural spectacle. In the case of the “Lora” turtle species, which ...

Meadow Lands man volunteers to help endangered sea turtles in Costa Rica - Observer-Reporter

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 02:17

Observer-Reporter

Meadow Lands man volunteers to help endangered sea turtles in Costa Rica
Observer-Reporter
Mark Ash of Meadow Lands is shown in Pacuare, a remote town in Costa Rica where he spent two weeks volunteering for Latin American Sea Turtles, an organization committed to saving endangered turtles. Ash helped collect leatherback sea turtle eggs and ...

Loggerhead sea turtle plays 'peek-a-boo' at The Florida Aquarium - WFLA

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 23:17

WFLA

Loggerhead sea turtle plays 'peek-a-boo' at The Florida Aquarium
WFLA
TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) - Video captured by The Florida Aquarium shows one of its resident sea turtles playing "peek-a-boo" for the camera. The loggerhead turtle is one of two rescued sea turtles who live in the aquarium's new "Heart of the Sea" exhibit ...

Plastic in World's Oceans Killing Young Sea Turtles - Voice of America

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 06:00

Voice of America

Plastic in World's Oceans Killing Young Sea Turtles
Voice of America
Plastic pollution floating in our seas is creating huge environmental hazards, polluting our oceans and killing animals like seabirds and marine life. But a new study shows young turtles, in particular, are at a higher risk of dying from eating ocean ...

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Plastic in World's Oceans Killing Young Sea Turtles - Voice of America

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 06:00

Voice of America

Plastic in World's Oceans Killing Young Sea Turtles
Voice of America
Plastic pollution floating in our seas is creating huge environmental hazards, polluting our oceans and killing animals like seabirds and marine life. But a new study shows young turtles, in particular, are at a higher risk of dying from eating ocean ...

Today's R2S: Mexican Govt. Steps In To Protect Sea Turtles - b985.fm

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 18:50

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Today's R2S: Mexican Govt. Steps In To Protect Sea Turtles
b985.fm
That is one of the most common nesting beaches for sea turtles in all of the Yucatan Peninsula. The beach is a nesting area for loggerhead, hawksbill and green sea turtles. Worldwide, six of the seven sea turtle species are classified as threatened or ...

Arabian hawksbill turtles vulnerable to rising temperatures - Nature Middle East

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 07:55

Nature Middle East

Arabian hawksbill turtles vulnerable to rising temperatures
Nature Middle East
After monitoring the tagged turtles for a period of seven years, they found that the average length of the females was 74 cm, which is smaller than female sea turtles living in other parts of the world. Air temperatures showed a drastic rise from the ...

Tybee's 'hotel' hatchling turtle gets a checkup - Savannah Morning News

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 21:17

Savannah Morning News

Tybee's 'hotel' hatchling turtle gets a checkup
Savannah Morning News
Kidnapped from the beach. Spent a night in a Tybee hotel. Made headlines around the country. Admiral the loggerhead has racked up some unusual experiences for a sea turtle in her first two months. Earlier this week she added another when Tybee Island ...

Culture and Conservation Beneath the Sea - New York Times

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 09:00

New York Times

Culture and Conservation Beneath the Sea
New York Times
Scuba divers descending to the BVI Art Reef off the British Virgin Islands may encounter schools of snapper, sea turtles and rays. But they will certainly see something not native: a giant sculpture of a mythic kraken gripping a shipwreck. The arty ...

Rare Footage Shows Beautiful Orcas Toying with Helpless Sea Turtles - Live Science

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:49

Live Science

Rare Footage Shows Beautiful Orcas Toying with Helpless Sea Turtles
Live Science
A small pod of orcas (Orcinus orca) near the Galápagos Islands was caught on camera as they pushed, spun and dragged sea turtles around as if the turtles were pool toys. Orcas are known to play with their food before eating, but this was likely the ...

Mexico Halts Hotel Construction At Important Sea Turtle Nesting ... - TheTravel (blog)

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 20:07

TheTravel (blog)

Mexico Halts Hotel Construction At Important Sea Turtle Nesting ...
TheTravel (blog)
Environmental authorities in Mexico have stepped in to protect one of the most important sea turtle nesting beaches on the Caribbean.
Profepa stops hotel from building on sea turtle nesting siteYucatán Expat Life

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Kukui the turtle returns to ocean at Ponce Inlet - Daily Commercial

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 19:14

Daily Commercial

Kukui the turtle returns to ocean at Ponce Inlet
Daily Commercial
A sea turtle stranded on New Smyrna Beach in June returned to the ocean Tuesday morning. The loggerhead sea turtle was found by beachgoers on June 22 and rescued by the New Smyrna Beach Marine Turtle Conservancy and taken to the Volusia ...

'Turtle whispering': Scientists capture, tag sea turtles on Navarre Beach - The Northwest Florida Daily News

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 18:11

The Northwest Florida Daily News

'Turtle whispering': Scientists capture, tag sea turtles on Navarre Beach
The Northwest Florida Daily News
NAVARRE — Calm water and a slight breeze made for ideal conditions to study sea turtles Wednesday morning at the Navarre Beach Marine Park. The United States Geological Survey, with assistance from the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center ...

Coast Guard, Partner Agencies Rescue Injured Sea Turtle - Military.com

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 12:40

Military.com

Coast Guard, Partner Agencies Rescue Injured Sea Turtle
Military.com
"We completed one of the Coast Guard's missions, protecting living marine resources, by rescuing this injured sea turtle," said Petty Officer 2nd Class John Filippone, a Station Islamorada officer of the day. "We were very fortunate to work alongside ...

US Coast Guard rescues injured sea turtle in Plantation Key - WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 02:31

WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

US Coast Guard rescues injured sea turtle in Plantation Key
WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale
PLANTATION KEY, Fla. (WSVN) — U.S. Coast Guard officials rescued a wounded sea turtle off Plantation Key. Officials said watchstanders with Coast Guard Station Islamorada received a call regarding the injured sea turtle, at around 2 p.m., Tuesday.