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Seen and Heard: From Minnesota to the oceanside - Post-Bulletin

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 15:13

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Seen and Heard: From Minnesota to the oceanside
Post-Bulletin
While she has the title "educator," some days she finds herself working in the turtle rehabilitation hospital, caring and feeding for turtles. She also occasionally "moonlights" as a sea turtle patroller with a research team at night during the nesting ...

A Sneak Peak - Valley Morning Star : Local News - Valley morning Star

Sat, 02/17/2018 - 04:42

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A Sneak Peak - Valley Morning Star : Local News
Valley morning Star
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND — With his lone front flipper, Fred the Loggerhead sea turtle splashed water out of his tank as he swam around his new digs.
Writer's Block: What a Difference a Year Makes – Port Isabel-South ...Port isabel south padre

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Go bowling at an undersea aquarium with sea turtles and stingrays! - Time Out

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 20:45

Time Out

Go bowling at an undersea aquarium with sea turtles and stingrays!
Time Out
Looking for some sweet indoor activities for kids? A great non-traditional kids' bowling opportunity is right under your nose! If your aspiring mermaids and mermen (or marine biologists) want to take a trip beneath the surface for a wild ride, here's ...

Too hot for turtle guys: Great Barrier Reef is dangerously warm for male green sea turtles - Deutsche Welle

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 14:38

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Too hot for turtle guys: Great Barrier Reef is dangerously warm for male green sea turtles
Deutsche Welle
Science. Too hot for turtle guys: Great Barrier Reef is dangerously warm for male green sea turtles. Because of warming climates, green sea turtles at the Great Barrier Reef are having female babies almost exclusively. This could lead to the end of the ...

Saving Kenya′s endangered sea turtles | All media content | DW ... - Deutsche Welle

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 14:26

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Saving Kenya′s endangered sea turtles | All media content | DW ...
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Ocean Trust, a conservation group in Watamu on the Kenyan coast, is looking after the needs of sea turtles. With the help of locals, activists are especially protective of the injured and nesting females.

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Media Kingpin Slaughters Giant Sea Turtle for food (Photos ... - Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 01:19

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Media Kingpin Slaughters Giant Sea Turtle for food (Photos ...
Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
Media mogul and CEO of Kingpin Media Group, Kingpin Eshiet, shared a photo of him and a friend, on Facebook, slaughtering a giant sea turtle to make a meal. http://hotel.africa https://hotels.ng http://fly.africa. It's amazing to see that we still have ...

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Golf outing to support sea turtle education - Hometown News Brevard - Hometown News (press release) (blog)

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 22:54

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Golf outing to support sea turtle education - Hometown News Brevard
Hometown News (press release) (blog)
BREVARD COUNTY— In the heart of the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge, golfers will be able to enjoy a special day out in support of sea turtles at the beginning.
Sea Turtle Inc grand opening this weekend - Valley Morning Star ...Valley morning Star
Media Kingpin Slaughters Giant Sea Turtle for food (Photos ...Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)

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Endangered leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Cape Breton lake - HalifaxToday.ca

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:48

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Endangered leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Cape Breton lake
HalifaxToday.ca
Sea turtle biologist Mike James says there have been eyewitness accounts of leatherbacks in the Bras d'Or Lake chain in the past, but this recent find represents the first time a specimen has been positively identified in the area. James says ...
Huge sea turtle found dead in unlikely spot: A frozen Cape Breton lakeCFJC Today Kamloops
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Leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Bras d'Or Lake likely died from starvation - CTV News

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:37

CTV News

Leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Bras d'Or Lake likely died from starvation
CTV News
HALIFAX -- Preliminary tests suggest an endangered, 360-kilogram leatherback sea turtle found frozen last week in Cape Breton's Bras d'Or Lake likely died from starvation. Laura Bourque, veterinary pathologist with the Canadian Wildlife Health Co ...
Endangered leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Cape Breton lakeTimes Colonist
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Endangered leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Cape Breton lake - Times Colonist

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:35

Endangered leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Cape Breton lake
Times Colonist
She says the animal appeared to be emaciated, and she confirmed there was no other obvious cause of death — though other tests have yet to be completed. Sea turtle biologist Mike James says there have been eyewitness accounts of leatherbacks in the ...

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Endangered leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Cape Breton lake - Times Colonist

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:35

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Endangered leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Cape Breton lake
Times Colonist
Sea turtle biologist Mike James says there have been eyewitness accounts of leatherbacks in the Bras d'Or Lake chain in the past, but this recent find represents the first time a specimen has been positively identified in the area. James says ...
Endangered leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Cape Breton lake ...CHAT News Today

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Endangered leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Cape Breton lake - CFJC Today Kamloops

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:30

CFJC Today Kamloops

Endangered leatherback sea turtle found frozen in Cape Breton lake
CFJC Today Kamloops
HALIFAX — Preliminary tests suggest an endangered, 360-kilogram leatherback sea turtle found frozen last week in Cape Breton's Bras d'Or Lake likely died from starvation. Laura Bourque, veterinary pathologist with the Canadian Wildlife Health Co ...

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Sea Turtle Inc grand opening this weekend - Valley Morning Star ... - Valley morning Star

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:22

Valley morning Star

Sea Turtle Inc grand opening this weekend - Valley Morning Star ...
Valley morning Star
It's one that visually started a year ago when ground was broken on the $6 million facility expansion of Sea Turtle Inc. But fundraising and dreaming started well before that. At the new facility, more turtles in need of care will be helped. There also ...
Golf outing to support sea turtle education - Hometown News BrevardHometown News (press release) (blog)

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Sea turtles bring South Asia closer together - thethirdpole.net

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 11:03

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Sea turtles bring South Asia closer together
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Marine turtles, a resilient group of creatures that have been around for over 200 million years and survived mass extinction that wiped out the dinosaur, are today facing their gravest challenge yet. Nearly all species are classified as endangered ...

Study by Tennessee Aquarium researchers analyzes size ... - Chattanooga Times Free Press

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 20:27

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Study by Tennessee Aquarium researchers analyzes size ...
Chattanooga Times Free Press
It may sound like a lofty concept, but understanding sexual dimorphism — or the difference in size or appearance between males and females of a particular species — is simple enough in some animals, but for others, more studying needs to be done.
Tennessee Aquarium, UC Davis Study Offers Insight Into Size ...The Chattanoogan

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Sea Turtles To Serve As Bridal Party For Underwater Wedding - Patch.com

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 20:27

Patch.com

Sea Turtles To Serve As Bridal Party For Underwater Wedding
Patch.com
Martin worked in finance before retiring 10 years ago. A diving enthusiast, he promptly began to volunteer at the aquarium where he was impressed by the aquarium's commitment to rescuing, rehabilitating and releasing marine life. During his time as a ...

Rescued sea turtle released back into ocean - Fox 35 Orlando

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 19:33

Rescued sea turtle released back into ocean
Fox 35 Orlando
The 130-pound loggerhead sea turtle was released back into the ocean Saturday to much fanfare. Booga had been rescued from a commercial fishing boat after becoming tangled in trap line. Her right rear flipper had to be amputated because of the ...

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Rescued sea turtle released back into ocean - Story | KTVU - KTVU San Francisco

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 19:28

Rescued sea turtle released back into ocean - Story | KTVU
KTVU San Francisco
A sea turtle named Booga is back home in the Atlantic Ocean.

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Coast Guard releases sea turtles in North Carolina after they were cold stunned last December - wtkr.com

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 18:02

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Coast Guard releases sea turtles in North Carolina after they were cold stunned last December
wtkr.com
HATTERAS INLET, N.C. – Members of the Coast Guard Station Hatteras Inlet released its third batch of sea turtles that were being rehabilitated after being cold stunned in December 2017. “Sea turtles are a “Federally Protected” species and we work ...

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