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'Cold-stunned' sea turtles suffering from hypothermia amid frigid temperatures - WSB Atlanta

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 13:59

WSB Atlanta

'Cold-stunned' sea turtles suffering from hypothermia amid frigid temperatures
WSB Atlanta
The recent freezing weather across most of the country has wreaked havoc on wildlife, including sea turtles along Texas' Gulf Coast. According to Texas Monthly, the turtles have been suffering from hypothermia, leading them to float near the surface of ...

Baby sea turtles keep going despite disorienting light from towns - The Columbus Dispatch

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 10:10

Brownsville Herald

Baby sea turtles keep going despite disorienting light from towns
The Columbus Dispatch
When baby sea turtles hatch on a beach at night, their instinct is to head to the sea. The beach slopes down, which is one directional clue they follow. Another is light: The horizon over the sea is brighter than the horizon over land. But lights from ...
Teams rescue hundreds of sea turtles from coldBrownsville Herald
It's So Cold, Sea Turtles Are Freezing in the WaterThe Weather Channel
After freezing temps, efforts underway to save sea turtles on Texas coastKHOU
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Gulf World Rehabilitating More Than 200 Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles - WKRG

Sun, 01/07/2018 - 05:03

WKRG

Gulf World Rehabilitating More Than 200 Cold-Stunned Sea Turtles
WKRG
PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. – The Panhandle has seen some unusually cold temperatures this week, causing the St. Joe Bay to reach temperatures below 50 degrees. Which Gulf World's Senior Veterinarian, Julie Cavin, said can be too cold for many sea turtle ...

Following cold snap, local nonprofit rehabilitates stunned sea turtles - KGBT-TV

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 20:08

KGBT-TV

Following cold snap, local nonprofit rehabilitates stunned sea turtles
KGBT-TV
Upon arrival, the sea turtles are placed in empty tanks until they can reach a normal body temperature. Once they begin to move around, they are put into pools of shallow water until they have more movement. The hypothermic shock can be deadly for the ...
Cold temperatures 'stun' sea turtles on Padre IslandKENS 5 TV

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Watch Baby Sea Turtle Run on Tiny Treadmill for FAU Research ... - The Boca Raton Tribune

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 17:38

The Boca Raton Tribune

Watch Baby Sea Turtle Run on Tiny Treadmill for FAU Research ...
The Boca Raton Tribune
In an effort to conserve endangered sea turtles, researchers from Florida Atlantic University Charles E. Schmidt College of Science conducted the first study on disorientation by examining the physiological effects of extended crawling and swimming ...

Teams rescue hundreds of sea turtles from cold - Brownsville Herald

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 04:12

Brownsville Herald

Teams rescue hundreds of sea turtles from cold
Brownsville Herald
When water temperatures drop below 50 degrees, sea turtles enter a state in which they appear comatose, because reptiles cannot control their own body temperatures. Most of these cold-stunned turtles are juvenile green sea turtles and are found in the ...
It's So Cold, Sea Turtles Are Freezing in the Water | The Weather ...The Weather Channel
After freezing temps, efforts underway to save sea turtles on Texas coastKHOU
Animal Rescue: Teams save hundreds of sea turtles from coldValley morning Star
CBS DFW -Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
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Coast Guard helps stunned turtles get back to sea - KRIS Corpus Christi News

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 03:36

KRIS Corpus Christi News

Coast Guard helps stunned turtles get back to sea
KRIS Corpus Christi News
“We just word today from NOAA that there's some water temperatures just offshore approaching 60 degrees, which is a good temperature,” said Tom Schmid, President/CEO of the Texas State Aquarium. These endangered green sea turtles, stunned by the recent ...

Plastic Waste is a Threat to Sea Turtles - Clean Malaysia

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 01:41

Clean Malaysia

Plastic Waste is a Threat to Sea Turtles
Clean Malaysia
Turtles can also get entangled in larger pieces of plastic waste, including discarded fishing nets, and drown or slowly die in other ways. Needless to say, most sea turtles, elusive and shy creatures as they are, never receive medical care if they are ...

Over 170 'stunned' sea turtles rescued from frigid waters - Port isabel south padre

Sat, 01/06/2018 - 00:08

Port isabel south padre

Over 170 'stunned' sea turtles rescued from frigid waters
Port isabel south padre
Several local agencies sprang into action this week as temperatures began to drop. Staff and volunteers from Sea Turtle Inc. (STI), Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, and even local residents, all pitched in as over 170 cold-stunned Atlantic green ...

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Texas Game Wardens Release Sea Turtles Back Into The Gulf Of Mexico - CBS DFW

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 22:31

CBS DFW

Texas Game Wardens Release Sea Turtles Back Into The Gulf Of Mexico
CBS DFW
CALHOUN COUNTY (CBSDFW) – Texas Game Wardens released sea turtles back into the Gulf of Mexico Friday after cold temperatures left them stunned. Photos of lifeless sea turtles near the Texas shoreline appeared on social media over the past week thanks ...

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Sea turtles population decreasing - Fiji Times Online - Fiji Times

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 21:09

Sea turtles population decreasing - Fiji Times Online
Fiji Times
CONSERVATION of sea turtles will continue as their breeding population continues to drop, confirms the Fisheries Ministry. Despite the ending of the moratorium on sea turtles this year, Fiji will continue conserving turtles under the Fiji Sea Turtles ...

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PINS to release cold-stunned sea turtles, public invited - KRIS Corpus Christi News

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 19:55

KRIS Corpus Christi News

PINS to release cold-stunned sea turtles, public invited
KRIS Corpus Christi News
Cold weather this week led to many cold-stunned sea turtles being rescued in the waters of the Coastal Bend. On Sunday, about 100 of these turtles will be released back into the waters of the Gulf of Mexico from the Padre Island National Seashore ...

Sea turtles rescued from frigid Florida waters - Washington Post

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 09:08

Washington Post

Sea turtles rescued from frigid Florida waters
Washington Post
Video. LIVE. National. 1:11. Sea turtles rescued from frigid Florida waters. Embed. Copy. Share. Skip. (MyFWC). Sea turtles rescued from frigid Florida waters. Read More. Officials from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission have rescued ...

After freezing temps, efforts underway to save sea turtles on Texas coast - KHOU

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 05:01

KHOU

After freezing temps, efforts underway to save sea turtles on Texas coast
KHOU
What is a cold-stunned sea turtle you might ask? "They maybe dehydrated because they've been floating on the surface for a few days," said Higgins. On the surface, because they're so cold they can't swim. Instead, they float. The job at NOAA's lab in ...
It's So Cold, Sea Turtles Are Freezing in the WaterThe Weather Channel
Over 170 'stunned' sea turtles rescued from frigid watersPort isabel south padre
Iguanas are Falling Out of Trees to Warm Up During Florida Cold SnapInside Edition

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'Cold stunning' causes nearly 200 sea turtles to wash ashore - WJHG-TV

Fri, 01/05/2018 - 00:25

WJHG-TV

'Cold stunning' causes nearly 200 sea turtles to wash ashore
WJHG-TV
"Every turtle that we help can hopefully be released, can become an adult and help the population grow," Cavin added. The last major cold stunning event was in 2010 when Gulf World took in nearly 1,800 stunned sea turtles. "We haven't had one in the ...

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Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa Partners With Local Sea Turtle ... - Jupiter Magazine

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 20:15

Jupiter Magazine

Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa Partners With Local Sea Turtle ...
Jupiter Magazine
Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa and the sea turtle hospital at Loggerhead Marinelife Center recently announced their new community partnership to better protect the area's beaches and sea turtles around the world. As part of the partnership, Eau Palm Beach ...

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Cold temperatures lead to 'stunned' sea turtles on Padre Island ... - KENS 5 TV

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 18:36

KENS 5 TV

Cold temperatures lead to 'stunned' sea turtles on Padre Island ...
KENS 5 TV
The National Park Service is working to recover the stunned turtles and keep them warm.

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Double-digit, subzero wind chills tonight, tomorrow; Days of frigid weather ahead - WGAL Lancaster

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 17:50

WGAL Lancaster

Double-digit, subzero wind chills tonight, tomorrow; Days of frigid weather ahead
WGAL Lancaster
... wind chill stays subzero and we do it again early Saturday morning. So, we really have two back-to-back days here, where wind chills won't even get above zero." Advertisement. A wind chill advisory will be in effect from 10 p.m. Thursday through ...
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