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wtsp.com | Two fresh water turtles found chained together rescued ... - WTSP.com

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 21:22

WTSP.com

wtsp.com | Two fresh water turtles found chained together rescued ...
WTSP.com
KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission recently looked into a case of two turtles found chained together and mutilated.

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How kids toys could be latest threat to South Carolina sea turtles - Charleston Post Courier

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 21:06

Charleston Post Courier

How kids toys could be latest threat to South Carolina sea turtles
Charleston Post Courier
That's the problem. Sea turtles — a protected species — come in at night to nest on quiet beaches. Hatchlings orient their way to the ocean with the ambient glow off the water. Lights disrupt them, and most beach towns have rules limiting oceanfront ...

Kids' toy latest threat to South Carolina sea turtles? - Charleston Post Courier

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 21:06

Charleston Post Courier

Kids' toy latest threat to South Carolina sea turtles?
Charleston Post Courier
That's the problem. Sea turtles — a protected species — come in at night to nest on quiet beaches. Hatchlings orient their way to the ocean with the ambient glow off the water. Lights disrupt them, and most beach towns have rules limiting oceanfront ...

Over 10 green sea turtles 'doing rounds' on social media - Daily News & Analysis

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 21:05

Daily News & Analysis

Over 10 green sea turtles 'doing rounds' on social media
Daily News & Analysis
Images of a juvenile green sea turtle have been doing the rounds on social media claiming that around 10 to 15 such turtles have been found at Juhu beach. While experts have not yet bought these claims, State Mangrove Cell officers and experts are ...

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Sea turtles on pace for average nesting in Geaorgia - Savannah Morning News

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 21:04

Savannah Morning News

Sea turtles on pace for average nesting in Geaorgia
Savannah Morning News
Halfway through the nesting season it's looking like an average year for loggerhead sea turtles on the Georgia coast. By Monday, the network of volunteers and professionals who patrol the state's beaches daily to protect and study sea turtles had ...

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Sea turtle nests damaged by vehicle on Siesta Key | Bradenton Herald - Bradenton Herald

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 21:01

Bradenton Herald

Sea turtle nests damaged by vehicle on Siesta Key | Bradenton Herald
Bradenton Herald
FWC and Mote Marine officials report that eight sea turtle nests were run over by a small vehicle on south Siesta Key on Thursday night.

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Several sea turtle nests run over by vehicle on Sarasota beach - Bradenton Herald

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 21:01

Bradenton Herald

Several sea turtle nests run over by vehicle on Sarasota beach
Bradenton Herald
Eight sea turtle nests were run over by a small vehicle – and seven had their marking stakes dislodged – on south Siesta Key, according to a report submitted Friday by Mote Marine Laboratory to the Florida Fish Wildlife Conservation, which investigates ...
Sea turtles on pace for average nesting in GeaorgiaSavannah Morning News

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Sea turtles on pace for average nesting in Ga. - News - Savannah ... - Savannah Morning News

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 20:32

Savannah Morning News

Sea turtles on pace for average nesting in Ga. - News - Savannah ...
Savannah Morning News
Halfway through the nesting season it's looking like an average year for loggerhead sea turtles on the Georgia coast.By Monday, the network of volunteers and ...

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WATCH: 7 sea turtles released in Ocean City after rehabilitation - Delmarva Daily Times

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 18:39

Delmarva Daily Times

WATCH: 7 sea turtles released in Ocean City after rehabilitation
Delmarva Daily Times
Seven turtles were released in Ocean City on Monday after successful rehabilitation by the National Aquarium and Sea Turtle Recovery. Wochit. by Taboola by Taboola. AD CONTENT. Ancestry · What Does Your Last Name Mean?Ancestry. Undo.

Sea turtles make waves in Ocean City after post-rehabilitation release - Delmarva Daily Times

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 17:45

Delmarva Daily Times

Sea turtles make waves in Ocean City after post-rehabilitation release
Delmarva Daily Times
Seven turtles were released in Ocean City on Monday after successful rehabilitation by the National Aquarium and Sea Turtle Recovery.
06/25/2018 | Seven Sea Turtles Released After Rehab Stint | News ...The Dispatch

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Seven Sea Turtles Released After Rehab Stint - The Dispatch

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 16:03

The Dispatch

Seven Sea Turtles Released After Rehab Stint
The Dispatch
Three of the Kemp's Ridley sea turtles were originally rescued and rehabilitated by the National Marine Life Center in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts. The three turtles were rescued after being “cold stunned” off the Massachusetts coast and were ...
7 sea turtles make waves in Ocean City after rehabilitationDelmarva Daily Times

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It's peak sea turtle nesting season: here's what to look out for at the beaches - Wink News

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 21:20

Wink News

It's peak sea turtle nesting season: here's what to look out for at the beaches
Wink News
It's peak sea turtle nesting season, which means more chances to see more nests and hatchlings on local beaches. In 2017, the Loggerhead Marinelife Center documented more than 19,000 nests on the 9.5-mile stretch of West Palm Beach it covers.

NC Aquarium's STAR Center releases nine rehabbed sea turtles back to the ocean - Lumina News

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 14:53

News & Observer

NC Aquarium's STAR Center releases nine rehabbed sea turtles back to the ocean
Lumina News
MANTEO – A crowd of several hundred onlookers cheered as nine sea turtles rehabilitated at the Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation (STAR) Center were released back to the ocean Wednesday morning. Five green sea turtles, three Kemp's ridley, and ...
Outer Banks sea turtles paddle home from rehab with a big crowd cheering them onNews & Observer
Safety Tips to Help Prevent Sea Turtle Nesting DestructionMy Panhandle
Aquarium releases nine rehabbed sea turtles at CoquinaThe Outer Banks Voice
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Runners boost Kemp's ridley conservation at YappoPalooza - Brownsville Herald

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 05:05

Brownsville Herald

Runners boost Kemp's ridley conservation at YappoPalooza
Brownsville Herald
“We felt like it was a way to be active in the community, and it promotes a healthy lifestyle,” Lyssa Lopez said, “and it's for a really good cause. I appreciate how they had little events for the kids.” nadia@brownsvilleherald.com. A more complete ...

Outer Banks sea turtles paddle home from rehab with a big crowd cheering them on - News & Observer

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 19:34

News & Observer

Outer Banks sea turtles paddle home from rehab with a big crowd cheering them on
News & Observer
Nine sea turtles and hundreds of their fans shared a moment of victory on the Outer Banks on Wednesday. Five green sea turtles, three Kemp's ridley and a loggerhead paddled back into their natural environment in a release at Coquina Beach on the Cape ...
NC Aquarium's STAR Center releases nine rehabbed sea turtles back to the oceanLumina News
Safety Tips to Help Prevent Sea Turtle Nesting DestructionMy Panhandle
Aquarium releases nine rehabbed sea turtles at CoquinaThe Outer Banks Voice
Wink News
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Outer Banks sea turtles paddle home from rehab with a big crowd cheering them on - News & Observer

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 19:34

News & Observer

Outer Banks sea turtles paddle home from rehab with a big crowd cheering them on
News & Observer
Nine sea turtles and hundreds of their fans shared a moment of victory on the Outer Banks on Wednesday. Five green sea turtles, three Kemp's ridley and a loggerhead paddled back into their natural environment in a release at Coquina Beach on the Cape ...
NC Aquarium's STAR Center releases nine rehabbed sea turtles back to the oceanLumina News
Aquarium releases nine rehabbed sea turtles at CoquinaThe Outer Banks Voice
Safety Tips to Help Prevent Sea Turtle Nesting DestructionMy Panhandle
Wink News
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The Outer Banks Voice - Aquarium releases nine rehabbed sea ... - The Outer Banks Voice

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 12:11

The Outer Banks Voice - Aquarium releases nine rehabbed sea ...
The Outer Banks Voice
Several hundred onlookers cheered as nine sea turtles rehabilitated at the Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation Center were released back to the ocean ...

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"Ringleader of an international syndicate of wildlife smugglers" pleads guilty to turtle smuggling - WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 00:47

WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

"Ringleader of an international syndicate of wildlife smugglers" pleads guilty to turtle smuggling
WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
Authorities intercepted packages containing 46 turtles in 2016. News outlets report that investigators think U.S. collectors bought turtles considered exotic in China, while Chinese customers collected American turtles, to be used in some cases as food ...

Nine Sea Turtles Released at Coquina Beach - Coastal Review Online

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 20:43

Coastal Review Online

Nine Sea Turtles Released at Coquina Beach
Coastal Review Online
MANTEO – Nine rehabilitated sea turtles were returned to the ocean Wednesday at Coquina Beach, a part of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, in front of an audience of several hundred. The five green sea turtles, three Kemp's ridley and one loggerhead ...