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N. Topsail Removes More Rocks From Beach - Coastal Review Online

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N. Topsail Removes More Rocks From Beach
Coastal Review Online
The three-day, $28,000 job wrapped April 13, well before the May 1 deadline that coincides with the start of sea turtle nesting season. This marks the third time federal and state wildlife officials have directed rock removal since a beach re ...

Keep an eye out to see the sea turtles as you head out to fish - Delmarva Daily Times

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 19:03

Keep an eye out to see the sea turtles as you head out to fish
Delmarva Daily Times
Although a lot of fishermen have become accustomed to seeing turtles offshore, many don't really know much about them, and there's a lot of interesting stuff to know about sea turtles. For one thing, the different species include the loggerhead ...

14 sea turtles to be released after rehab at New England Aquarium's ... - Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 10:08

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14 sea turtles to be released after rehab at New England Aquarium's ...
Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
QUINCY, MA (WHDH) - Making their turtle trek from Massachusetts to Florida, 14 sea turtles will soon be released into warmer water after months of rehab at the New England Aquarium's sea turtle hospital in Quincy. The turtles got stranded on Cape Cod ...
Sea turtle caravan leaves Quincy for FloridaThe Boston Globe

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Sea turtle caravan leaves Quincy for Florida - The Boston Globe - The Boston Globe

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 18:42

The Boston Globe

Sea turtle caravan leaves Quincy for Florida - The Boston Globe
The Boston Globe
More than a dozen sea turtles rescued late last year from the cold waters of Cape Cod Bay left Sunday on a road trip from Quincy to Florida, where they will be released into warm, ocean water, according to the New England Aquarium. The turtles ...

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Veterinary Network Focuses on Sea Turtle Conservation - American Veterinarian

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 15:07

American Veterinarian

Veterinary Network Focuses on Sea Turtle Conservation
American Veterinarian
Dr. Harms also serves as consulting veterinarian for the volunteer-run Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center in Surf City, North Carolina. Multiple veterinarians in the region would send sea turtles to the center for care before ...

Sea turtles use magnetic fields 'like GPS.' But sometimes they get the wrong address - The Keene Sentinel

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 13:45

Sea turtles use magnetic fields 'like GPS.' But sometimes they get the wrong address
The Keene Sentinel
Research from North Carolina biologists shows that loggerhead sea turtles use the Earth's magnetic fields to navigate back to their home beaches. But sometimes, another beach has such a similar magnetic field, the sea turtles head to that one instead ...

Watch the Tagging of Sea Turtles in Nevis, by Travel Writers ... - Creators Syndicate

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 05:33

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Watch the Tagging of Sea Turtles in Nevis, by Travel Writers ...
Creators Syndicate
By Candyce H. Stapen. On a windy, moonless night amid the sea spray and the swells we wait for our eyes to adjust to the darkness of Pinney's Beach, Nevis. Once acclimated to the shadows, our group of wildlife-watchers takes turns patrolling for ...
Turtle fountain project taking shape in PSJ - Panama City News HeraldThe News Herald

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Sea turtle worries lead Cocoa Beach to scale back dog-friendly beach boundaries - Florida Today

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 21:44

Florida Today

Sea turtle worries lead Cocoa Beach to scale back dog-friendly beach boundaries
Florida Today
Citing conflicts with nesting sea turtles, Cocoa Beach officials have scaled back plans to create a large dog-friendly beach extending from Fourth Street South to the north end of Robert P. Murkshe Memorial Park. Instead, the city appears on track to ...

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Another Ancestor Of Modern Sea Turtles Discovered - ValueWalk

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:42

ValueWalk

Another Ancestor Of Modern Sea Turtles Discovered
ValueWalk
Marine life is truly diverse, with so many species to be discovered and secrets to be uncovered. Sea turtles are no exception. Recently, scientists discovered an ancestor of modern sea turtles in Alabama. The newly discovered ancestor is a new species ...
Ancient turtles: scientists find ancestor of modern sea turtlesZME Science
Scientists Identify New Ancestor Of Modern Sea Turtles In AlabamaThe Inquisitr
A new species of Peritresius Leidy, 1856 (Testudines: Pan-Cheloniidae) from the Late Cretaceous (Campanian) of ...PLOS

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Lawsuit over South Carolina Aquarium scanner for sea turtles may be settled - Charleston Post Courier

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 08:11

Charleston Post Courier

Lawsuit over South Carolina Aquarium scanner for sea turtles may be settled
Charleston Post Courier
By the time the Concord Street visitor attraction learned that extra shielding was required, the scanner already had been installed. Afterward, the Aquarium had to hire a physicist for a professional report for certification, tear out walls and add ...

New Ancestor of Modern Turtles Found in Alabama - I4U News - I4U News

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 07:21

I4U News

New Ancestor of Modern Turtles Found in Alabama - I4U News
I4U News
Researchers have discovered a new species of turtle that dates back to Late Cretaceous epoch. The species is closely related to today's sea turtles and represent a new ancestor of its modern counterparts. Modern-day sea turtles were thought to have ...
Scientists discover the ancestor of the modern sea turtles in AlabamaThe TeCake
Paleontologists Discovered Oldest Turtle Predecessor Species Dating From Cretaceous EraE-Buzz Community (blog)
Fossils From Marine Sediments In Alabama Belonged To Newly ...Brinkwire (press release)

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Paleo Profile: Martin's Sea Turtle - Scientific American (blog)

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 06:33

Scientific American (blog)

Paleo Profile: Martin's Sea Turtle
Scientific American (blog)
But that only holds true for the modern reptiles, of course. Sea levels were higher around 72 million years ago, a shallow seaway splitting North America in two and coasts sitting far inland of where they are today. Sea turtles swam through these ...

PLOS Paleo Community - PLoS Blogs (blog)

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 20:11

PLoS Blogs (blog)

PLOS Paleo Community
PLoS Blogs (blog)
If you've ever seen a sea turtle, you'll not be surprised to hear that these creatures have ancestors dating back to the times of dinosaurs. One ancestor of modern-day sea turtles, Peritresius ornatus, lived in North America during the Late Cretaceous ...
Ancient turtles: scientists find ancestor of modern sea turtlesZME Science

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Ancient turtles: scientists find ancestor of modern sea turtles - ZME Science

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 18:02

ZME Science

Ancient turtles: scientists find ancestor of modern sea turtles
ZME Science
Paleontologists have found a new sea turtle species from the Cretaceous epoch which they believe to be an ancestor of all modern turtles. This is a reconstruction of the new species (Peritresius martini). Image credits: Drew Gentry. If you look at ...
Fossils From Marine Sediments In Alabama Belonged To Newly ...Brinkwire (press release)

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Watch with glee as sea turtles named after breakfast foods are released into the ocean - Mashable

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 15:29

Mashable

Watch with glee as sea turtles named after breakfast foods are released into the ocean
Mashable
In what may be the world's most pleasant Mad Lib, 14 sea turtles named after breakfast foods were released into the ocean on Wednesday after a brief period of rehabilitation by the National Aquarium care team. The turtles, some of whose names are ...
WATCH: Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Returned To Gulf Of MexicoPatch.com

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WATCH: Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Returned To Gulf Of Mexico - Patch - Patch.com

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:32

Patch.com

WATCH: Rehabilitated Sea Turtles Returned To Gulf Of Mexico - Patch
Patch.com
TARPON SPRINGS, FL – After two years of rehabilitation at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium,Marigold is back home in the Gulf of Mexico. Marigold is a Kemp's ridley sea turtle, a critically endangered species. In October 2017. she was found by a fisherman ...

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American scientists have discovered a new species of sea turtles ... - The Siver Telegram

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 13:52

The Siver Telegram

American scientists have discovered a new species of sea turtles ...
The Siver Telegram
U.S. scientists have discovered a new turtle species in Alabama, and also spoke about the unique features of this species. Американские ученые обнаружили новый вид морских черепах. Previously common ancestor of all modern turtles. Ancestor came from a ...

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Fossils From Marine Sediments In Alabama Belonged To Newly ... - Tech Times

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 13:33

Tech Times

Fossils From Marine Sediments In Alabama Belonged To Newly ...
Tech Times
A retired USDA soil scientist found fossils of a marine reptile and donated it to the Alabama Museum of Natural History. The fossils belonged to an ancestor of modern-day sea turtles. Researchers called it Peritresius martini.
American scientists have discovered a new species of sea turtles ...The Siver Telegram

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Sea Turtles Swim Against the Darwin Current - Discovery Institute

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 08:18

Discovery Institute

Sea Turtles Swim Against the Darwin Current
Discovery Institute
Was there ever a more incongruous animal to imagine being a swimming champion? And yet there they go, swimming long distance routes with unerring navigational skill. We learned in Living Waters how they climb out of their sand nests as hatchlings ...