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Kemp's Ridley sea turtles release - WXXV News 25

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 22:57

WXXV News 25

Kemp's Ridley sea turtles release
WXXV News 25
There's no place like home and for nine rehabilitated Kemp's Ridley sea turtles, they will be released back into their natural habitats thanks to the Institute for Marine Mammal Studies in Gulfport. News 25's Jaylon Morris is at the beach where the ...

Sea Turtle Inc. to create aquatic murals on tanks - Valley morning Star

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 19:50

Valley morning Star

Sea Turtle Inc. to create aquatic murals on tanks
Valley morning Star
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — Beginning on Wednesday, local artists will begin creating an aquatic mural series for Sea Turtle Inc.'s new educational complex. The murals will be painted on the sea turtle tanks that house the nonprofit's non-releasable sea ...

$5000 Reward Offered for Info on Illegal Sea Turtle Killing in North Carolina - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 19:05

$5000 Reward Offered for Info on Illegal Sea Turtle Killing in North Carolina
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ASHEVILLE, N.C.— The Center for Biological Diversity is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of those responsible for the illegal killing of a threatened loggerhead sea turtle, which is protected under the ...

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Grand Cayman provides a hassle-free tropical getaway - Finger Lakes Times

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 08:34

Grand Cayman provides a hassle-free tropical getaway
Finger Lakes Times
GRAND CAYMAN ISLAND —I knew I was going to like Deserene Miller, also known as Miss D or Lady D —when she picked me up at the Owen Roberts International Airport in George Town. A tiny bundle of energy with an ever-present fedora perched ...

Rare sea turtles to be released after being treated by IMMS - WLOX

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 23:46

WLOX

Rare sea turtles to be released after being treated by IMMS
WLOX
The turtles were accidentally hooked by fishermen, who called the stranding hotline. It was a smart move that put the turtles in the hands of trained professionals at IMMS. They surgically and safely remove the hook before spending weeks nursing the ...

Saving Turkey's turtles from builders and boats - WTVD-TV

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 17:34

WTVD-TV

Saving Turkey's turtles from builders and boats
WTVD-TV
Already beguiled by the 4 km (2.5 mile) stretch of sand, which forms a natural barrier between the Mediterranean Sea and the reed-lined freshwater inlets of the Dalyan river, she set up home there in the 1980s and soon fell in love with the turtles.

Helping turtles reach the sea, a grain of salt for the planet (and humanity) - Vallarta Daily

Sat, 09/08/2018 - 16:16

Vallarta Daily

Helping turtles reach the sea, a grain of salt for the planet (and humanity)
Vallarta Daily
More than an emotional experience, releasing turtles is an experience that allows human beings to expand their awareness of their place on the planet and offers the possibility of helping the survival of an animal species. Taking the turtles to the sea ...

Helping turtles it reach the sea, a grain of salt for the planet (and humanity) - Vallarta Daily

Sat, 09/08/2018 - 16:16

Vallarta Daily

Helping turtles it reach the sea, a grain of salt for the planet (and humanity)
Vallarta Daily
More than an emotional action, releasing turtles is an experience that allows human beings to expand their awareness of their place on the planet and offers the possibility of helping the survival of animal species. Taking the turtles to the sea is an ...

Volunteers record baby sea turtles talking with each other and learn that females like it hot - Virginian-Pilot

Sat, 09/08/2018 - 15:02

Virginian-Pilot

Volunteers record baby sea turtles talking with each other and learn that females like it hot
Virginian-Pilot
Cathey and Janes are volunteers with Network for Endangered Sea Turtles, which is monitoring 21 nests this year from Oregon Inlet north to the Virginia state line. The group has upgraded its research this year: It's taking DNA tests from eggs ...

Endangered sea turtles will have to go it alone as NGO disbands - Asahi Shimbun

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 23:05

Endangered sea turtles will have to go it alone as NGO disbands
Asahi Shimbun
YAKUSHIMA, Kagoshima Prefecture--One recent summer night, just to remain standing was an ordeal on Nagatahama beach, in the west of Yakushima island, because of strong rains and winds from a typhoon. “(A turtle) is climbing onto the beach,” an ...

Sea Turtle Recovery to Release Four Healthy Sea Turtles at Point Pleasant Beach, NJ - TAPinto.net

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 22:37

TAPinto.net

Sea Turtle Recovery to Release Four Healthy Sea Turtles at Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
TAPinto.net
RED BANK, NJ. Sea Turtle Recovery, STR, is excited to announce that four sea turtles were returned to the ocean at Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, 7 a.m., Sept.5, 2018. STR is a nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo and, ...

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Sea Turtle Recovery Releases Four Healthy Sea Turtles at Point Pleasant Beach, NJ - TAPinto.net

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 17:26

TAPinto.net

Sea Turtle Recovery Releases Four Healthy Sea Turtles at Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
TAPinto.net
RED BANK, NJ. Sea Turtle Recovery, STR, is excited to announce that four sea turtles were returned to the ocean at Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, 7 a.m., Sept.5, 2018. STR is a nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo and, ...

Jamaica Inn's staff passionate about protecting sea turtles - Travel Weekly

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 17:24

Travel Weekly

Jamaica Inn's staff passionate about protecting sea turtles
Travel Weekly
A hawksbill sea turtle recently laid the eggs on the Jamaica Inn's white sand beach. Coombs' job, in addition to overseeing the resort's watersports program, is to locate and track the nests to ensure the eggs hatch and the baby turtles scramble safely ...

When Sea Turtles Come Marching Home - wbgo.org

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 09:27

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When Sea Turtles Come Marching Home
wbgo.org
Before the non-profit Sea Turtle Recovery hospital opened at the Turtle Back Zoo, there was no long-term care available for sick and injured sea turtles in New Jersey. Bill Deerr and Brandi Biehl are the dynamic duo that run the operation. “All sea ...

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Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach - TAPinto.net

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 03:11

TAPinto.net

Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach
TAPinto.net
POINT PLEASANT BEACH, NJ — Four sea turtles, including a 250-pound loggerhead, have been returned to the ocean from the Point Pleasant beach. Sea Turtle Recovery (STR), the nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo, ...
It's seriously not a big deal if Sea Turtles were extinct (Opinion)New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

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Raised on Skidaway, loggerhead sea turtle released on Wassaw - Savannah Morning News

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 23:58

Savannah Morning News

Raised on Skidaway, loggerhead sea turtle released on Wassaw
Savannah Morning News
At three years old and more than 30 pounds, Lefty the loggerhead sea turtle had just about outgrown his 1,600-gallon tank at the University of Georgia Aquarium at Skidaway. So on Thursday he made a trip to the ocean. Aquarium Curator Devin Dumont ...

It's seriously not a big deal if Sea Turtles were extinct (Opinion) - New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 21:20

New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

It's seriously not a big deal if Sea Turtles were extinct (Opinion)
New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
Of course when I learned that four sea turtles were being rehabilitated in New Jersey and then released back into the ocean at Point Pleasant Beach, I had to take the opportunity to point out some things that are obvious, but never discussed. First of ...

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Video: Baby sea turtles make their journey to the ocean on the Outer Banks - wtkr.com

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 15:01

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Video: Baby sea turtles make their journey to the ocean on the Outer Banks
wtkr.com
CURRITUCK Co., N.C. - Currituck may be known for their wild horses that roam free on the beaches of the Outer Banks, but there is another creature that has been seen creating life in this area: sea turtles. In North Carolina, there are five different ...

Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach - TAPinto.net

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 10:40

TAPinto.net

Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach
TAPinto.net
POINT PLEASANT BEACH, NJ — Four sea turtles, including a 250-pound loggerhead, have been returned to the ocean from the Point Pleasant beach. Sea Turtle Recovery (STR), the nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo, ...

Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach - TAPinto.net

Thu, 09/06/2018 - 10:24

TAPinto.net

Four Healthy Sea Turtles Released at Point Pleasant Beach
TAPinto.net
POINT PLEASANT BEACH, NJ — Four sea turtles, including a 250-pound loggerhead, have been returned to the ocean from the Point Pleasant beach. Sea Turtle Recovery (STR), the nonprofit hospital located inside the Essex County Turtle Back Zoo, ...