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2 rehabilitated green sea turtles released into ocean - Orlando Sentinel

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 20:15

Orlando Sentinel

2 rehabilitated green sea turtles released into ocean
Orlando Sentinel
More than 100 animal lovers gathered at Hangar's Beach at Patrick Air Force Base as staff and volunteers from Brevard Zoo's Sea Turtle Healing Center released two green sea turtles into the open ocean Thursday. Skipper was found floating in Port ...
Nine Sea Turtles Released at Coquina BeachCoastal Review Online

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

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 20:08

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 June 20. The comparison of nest counts to date (as compared to 2017) ...

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WATCH: Brevard Zoo Sea Turtle Healing Center Releases Skipper and Ginny Back Into the Ocean - SpaceCoastDaily.com

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 04:04

WATCH: Brevard Zoo Sea Turtle Healing Center Releases Skipper and Ginny Back Into the Ocean
SpaceCoastDaily.com
ABOVE VIDEO: On Thursday afternoon Ginny, who was found washed up on the shore in Melbourne Beach in early May with buoyancy issues and Skipper, who was spotted by a beachgoer in Port Canaveral where she was floating near a marina after being ...

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2 sea turtles released by Brevard Zoo - Fox 35 Orlando

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 04:04

Fox 35 Orlando

2 sea turtles released by Brevard Zoo
Fox 35 Orlando
MELBOURNE, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35) - Skipper and Ginny are back in the sea. More than 100 animal lovers joined staff and volunteers from Brevard Zoo's Sea Turtle Healing Center on Thursday as the green sea turtles made their way to the open ocean off ...
WATCH: Brevard Zoo Sea Turtle Healing Center Releases Skipper and Ginny Back Into the OceanSpaceCoastDaily.com

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Leave the sea turtles alone - Cayman News Service

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 02:30

Cayman News Service

Leave the sea turtles alone
Cayman News Service
I saw people at Public Beach recently pick up a turtle that was trying to come in presumably to lay eggs. Only when I said something to them did they put it down and leave it alone, but the turtle then swam back out and didn't come back. Would you ...

Rehabilitated sea turtles released by Brevard Zoo at Hangar's Beach - Florida Today

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 22:39

Florida Today

Rehabilitated sea turtles released by Brevard Zoo at Hangar's Beach
Florida Today
Green sea turtles are considered endangered due to hunting, entanglement in fishing equipment, shrinking beaches, pollution and climate change. More: Brevard's first medical marijuana dispensary opens in Palm Bay. More: Beach bobcat spotted in the ...

Back to the sea: Gulf Specimen Marine Lab releases three sea turtles - Tallahassee.com

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 20:30

Tallahassee.com

Back to the sea: Gulf Specimen Marine Lab releases three sea turtles
Tallahassee.com
Gulf Specimen Marine Laboratory released three Kemp's ridley turtles into the Gulf of Mexico at Bald Point State Park on Wednesday afternoon with the help of volunteers and a large crowd of eager viewers. All three turtles were juveniles and caught in ...

Beach cleanup educates on sea turtle nesting | News ... - Hometown News (press release) (blog)

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 18:13

Hometown News (press release) (blog)

Beach cleanup educates on sea turtle nesting | News ...
Hometown News (press release) (blog)
BREVARD COUNTY — Each year, thousands of sea turtles choose Brevard's beaches as its nesting area, and yet some beachgoers still leave some trash ...
Nine Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Released at Coquina BeachIsland Free Press
Saving 1 million turtles worldwide by new global TUI Turtle Aid programmeTornos News International Edition (press release)

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The taste for turtle and the disappearing delicacy - Phys.Org

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 12:50

Phys.Org

The taste for turtle and the disappearing delicacy
Phys.Org
It was the 1850s and people were hungry. They were moving by the thousands to northern California to strike it rich during the Gold Rush, but their appetite wasn't just for precious metal, it was for basic food—there wasn't enough of it to satiate ...

Cracking the case: The taste for turtle and the disappearing delicacy - UNM Newsroom

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 11:03

UNM Newsroom

Cracking the case: The taste for turtle and the disappearing delicacy
UNM Newsroom
It was the 1850s and people were hungry. They were moving by the thousands to northern California to strike it rich during the Gold Rush, but their appetite wasn't just for precious metal, it was for basic food—there wasn't enough of it to satiate ...

Cracking the case: The taste for turtle and the disappearing delicacy - UNM Newsroom

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 11:03

UNM Newsroom

Cracking the case: The taste for turtle and the disappearing delicacy
UNM Newsroom
It was the 1850s and people were hungry. They were moving by the thousands to northern California to strike it rich during the Gold Rush, but their appetite wasn't just for precious metal, it was for basic food—there wasn't enough of it to satiate ...

Track 'Bortie' the female loggerhead sea turtle released from Anna Maria Island - ABC Action News

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 11:00

ABC Action News

Track 'Bortie' the female loggerhead sea turtle released from Anna Maria Island
ABC Action News
'Bortie' is a female loggerhead sea turtle and she was found nesting on Coquina Beach by officials with the Sea Turtle Conservancy. Officials released 'Bortie' into the Gulf of Mexico from Anna Maria Island on Tuesday, June 19th and you can follow her ...

AROUND ANASTASIA ISLAND: Share the beach with nesting sea turtles - St. Augustine Record

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 09:39

AROUND ANASTASIA ISLAND: Share the beach with nesting sea turtles
St. Augustine Record
About this time each year, the questions — and complaints — emerge regarding sea turtle nesting restrictions. Some beach visitors and residents alike seem to begrudge the night closing of beaches to vehicles and the night lighting restrictions ...

Sea Turtle Festival July 1 - Port St. Joe Star

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 06:24

Port St. Joe Star

Sea Turtle Festival July 1
Port St. Joe Star
Florida's Forgotten Coast plays host to an abundance and variety of visitors, including adult and juvenile sea turtles. To celebrate these remarkable creatures and raise awareness of their importance, the Florida Coastal Conservancy and Forgotten Coast ...

AROUND ANASTASIA ISLAND: Share the beach with nesting sea ... - St. Augustine Record

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 06:21

St. Augustine Record

AROUND ANASTASIA ISLAND: Share the beach with nesting sea ...
St. Augustine Record
About this time each year, the questions — and complaints — emerge regarding sea turtle nesting restrictions. Some beach visitors and residents alike seem to ...

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Nine rehabilitated sea turtles released on OBX - WITN

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 02:00

WITN

Nine rehabilitated sea turtles released on OBX
WITN
Five Green Sea Turtles, three Kemp's Ridley, and one Loggerhead were released. All of the sea turtles were rehabilitated at the STAR Center, which is located at the North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island. Eight of the turtles were admitted with ...

Rehabbed sea turtles released in Va. Beach and OBX - 13newsnow.com WVEC

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 17:03

13newsnow.com WVEC

Rehabbed sea turtles released in Va. Beach and OBX
13newsnow.com WVEC
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- It was a big day for more than a dozen sea turtles Wednesday: they went back home to the Atlantic Ocean! There were two separate releases of rehabilitated turtles -- one in Virginia Beach and the other in the Outer Banks.
Nine rehabilitated sea turtles to be released Wednesday in Outer BanksWNCT
Crowds gather at Oceanfront to watch Virginia Aquarium release sea turtlesSouthside Daily
Two hundred fifty pound sea turtle swims back to freedom - News ...Daily Commercial

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VIDEO: Rehabilitated sea turtles released at Coquina Beach - The Coastland Times

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 16:46

The Coastland Times

VIDEO: Rehabilitated sea turtles released at Coquina Beach
The Coastland Times
... ready to go "home" to the ocean Wednesday morning. By Kari Pugh. VIDEO: Rehabilitated sea turtles released at Coquina Beach. By Kari Pugh · Email the author. Published 12:41 pm Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Loggerhead turtle release, Coquina Beach.
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Gulfarium releases 7 sea turtles back into the Gulf, rescues three more - The Northwest Florida Daily News

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 14:28

The Northwest Florida Daily News

Gulfarium releases 7 sea turtles back into the Gulf, rescues three more
The Northwest Florida Daily News
FORT PICKENS — It's already been a busy year for sea turtle releases, and Tuesday afternoon the Gulfarium's C.A.R.E. Center sent seven more rehabilitated sea turtles back into the Gulf of Mexico. The seven turtles were all juvenile Greens, according ...

Virginia Aquarium releases four rehabilitated sea turtles - wtkr.com

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 13:43

wtkr.com

Virginia Aquarium releases four rehabilitated sea turtles
wtkr.com
The Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center performed the release along the shore behind Neptune's Park at 31 Street. The turtles, named Green Apple, Dahlia, Snapdragon and Rose, have been rehabilitated through the Virginia Aquarium's Stranding ...
Nine rehabilitated sea turtles to be released Wednesday in Outer BanksWNCT
Rehabbed sea turtles released in Va. Beach and OBX13newsnow.com WVEC
Crowds gather at Oceanfront to watch Virginia Aquarium release sea turtlesSouthside Daily

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