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Study first to document multiple paternity in nests, hatchlings of ... - Phys.Org

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 21:53

Phys.Org

Study first to document multiple paternity in nests, hatchlings of ...
Phys.Org
Who's your daddy? No, it's not a TV clip from "The Jerry Springer Show" to identify who the "real" father is. Rather, it is a groundbreaking study of sea turtle nests and hatchlings using paternity tests to uncover "who are ...
Loggerhead Turtle Struggles Helplessly In Tiger Shark Mouth, Video ...International Business Times

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Who's your daddy? Good news for threatened sea turtles: Study first ... - Science Daily

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 21:01

Science Daily

Who's your daddy? Good news for threatened sea turtles: Study first ...
Science Daily
A groundbreaking study of sea turtle nests and hatchlings using paternity tests to uncover 'who are your daddies?' is the first to document multiple paternity in loggerhead sea turtle nests in southwest Florida. What started out as a study on female ...
Loggerhead Turtle Struggles Helplessly In Tiger Shark Mouth, Video ...International Business Times

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Who's your daddy? Good news for threatened sea turtles - EurekAlert! - EurekAlert (press release)

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 19:44

EurekAlert (press release)

Who's your daddy? Good news for threatened sea turtles - EurekAlert!
EurekAlert (press release)
A groundbreaking study of sea turtle nests and hatchlings using paternity tests to uncover 'who are your daddies?' is the first to document multiple paternity in loggerhead sea turtle nests in southwest Florida. What started out as a study on female ...
Loggerhead Turtle Struggles Helplessly In Tiger Shark Mouth, Video ...International Business Times

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Frigid Weather Threatened Thousands of Our State's Sea Turtles, But These Texans Saved Them - Houstonia Magazine

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 15:00

Houstonia Magazine

Frigid Weather Threatened Thousands of Our State's Sea Turtles, But These Texans Saved Them
Houstonia Magazine
When you think of the impact that this winter's frigid cold snaps—that December snow and January icepocalypse—have had across the Lone Star State, do you think of the welfare of our sea turtles? The Texas State Aquarium and its newly expanded ...

Helping hatchling sea turtles | Stuff.co.nz - Stuff.co.nz

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 00:35

Stuff.co.nz

Helping hatchling sea turtles | Stuff.co.nz
Stuff.co.nz
Scientists at Florida Atlantic University have revealed the endurance of hatchling sea turtles, by testing their abilities on tiny treadmills. The study, published in the Journal of Experimental Biology, was conducted in an effort to conserve ...

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Helping hatchling sea turtles | Stuff.co.nz - Stuff.co.nz

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 00:35

Stuff.co.nz

Helping hatchling sea turtles | Stuff.co.nz
Stuff.co.nz
Scientists at Florida Atlantic University have revealed the endurance of hatchling sea turtles, by testing their abilities on tiny treadmills. The study, published in the Journal of Experimental Biology, was conducted in an effort to conserve ...

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The Wild Adventure Girls Creates Awareness About Endangered ... - Digital Journal

Tue, 02/06/2018 - 13:32

The Wild Adventure Girls Creates Awareness About Endangered ...
Digital Journal
Funny Kids Show and Makers of Family Fun Videos, The Wild Adventure Girls, Collaborates With The Sea Turtle Conservancy, To Release New Video Educating The Public About The Endangered Sea Turtles.

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Chattanooga Operator Of Trendy Clothing Line Gives Back To Sea Turtle Sanctuary - The Chattanoogan

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 22:57

Chattanooga Operator Of Trendy Clothing Line Gives Back To Sea Turtle Sanctuary
The Chattanoogan
The Chattanooga operator of a successful line of clothing gives back to his favorite cause - protecting the marine life that he enjoyed each summer while growing up. Matt Schroeder, co-founder of Shelly Cove, said, "When I was growing up, my parents ...

Could Leatherback Sea Turtles Be Cut from Endangered Species List? - SNJ Today

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 18:25

SNJ Today

Could Leatherback Sea Turtles Be Cut from Endangered Species List?
SNJ Today
The federal government is collecting information about a decision that could change the conservation status of the Atlantic Ocean's leatherback sea turtles. Leatherback sea turtles have been listed as an endangered species for more than four decades ...

NOAA almost done collecting info about future of leatherback - WWAY - WWAY NewsChannel 3

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 14:30

WWAY NewsChannel 3

NOAA almost done collecting info about future of leatherback - WWAY
WWAY NewsChannel 3
The federal government is almost done collecting information about a decision that could change the conservation status of the world's largest turtle. - Advertisement -. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has received a petition from a ...

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Sea turtles on the North Coast are infected - Curacao Chronicle

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 13:20

Curacao Chronicle

Sea turtles on the North Coast are infected
Curacao Chronicle
WILLEMSTAD - Sea turtles on the north coast are infected with a herpes virus that causes tumors. Half of the 59 animals tested were infected. The virus is worldwide but has now been discovered for the first time on Curaçao. The Sea Turtle Conservation ...

Leatherback sea turtles could be removed from endangered list - WTMA

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 12:59

WTMA

Leatherback sea turtles could be removed from endangered list
WTMA
Monday is the final day for public comment as the National Ocianic and Atmospheric Administration reviews the status of the world's largest turtle. In September, the Blue Water Fishermen's Association filed a petition to identify the Northwest Atlantic ...

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Leatherback sea turtle protection | News | mysuncoast.com - WWSB ABC 7

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 12:46

WWSB ABC 7

Leatherback sea turtle protection | News | mysuncoast.com
WWSB ABC 7
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - The federal government is moving closer to making a decision about the conservation status of the world's largest turtle.
NOAA almost done collecting info about future of leatherback - WWAYWWAY NewsChannel 3

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Leatherback sea turtles could be removed from endangered list ... - WCBD News 2

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 11:37

WCBD News 2

Leatherback sea turtles could be removed from endangered list ...
WCBD News 2
Staff from the South Carolina Aquarium and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources help release Yawkey, a rare leatherback sea turtle, on the Isle of Palms, S.C., on Thursday, March 12, 2015. They were returning the turtle to the Atlantic ...
Leatherback sea turtle protection | News | mysuncoast.comWWSB ABC 7

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NOAA almost done collecting info about future of leatherback | News ... - News & Observer

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 05:12

NOAA almost done collecting info about future of leatherback | News ...
News & Observer
The federal government is almost done collecting information about a decision that could change the conservation status of the world's largest turtle.

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The man behind Loggerhead Marinelife Center's $14 million expansion - Palm Beach Post

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 15:16

Palm Beach Post

The man behind Loggerhead Marinelife Center's $14 million expansion
Palm Beach Post
Jack Lighton, Loggerhead Marinelife Center president and chief executive officer and Lynne Wells, LMC s capital campaign director are shown here with a rendering of LMC's planned expansion. Juno Beach. Jack Lighton has been at the helm of the nonprofit ...

False advertising on sea turtle CT scanner costs SC Aquarium $400000, lawsuit claims - Charleston Post Courier

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 21:04

Charleston Post Courier

False advertising on sea turtle CT scanner costs SC Aquarium $400000, lawsuit claims
Charleston Post Courier
A $443,000 CT scanner for sea turtles that required no special shielding seemed like a good deal at the time, but it didn't turn out that way. It wasn't until the room to house the scanner in the South Carolina Aquarium's new Sea Turtle Recovery Center ...

Expert sea turtle picks winner of Super Bowl LII - WECT-TV6

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 19:54

Expert sea turtle picks winner of Super Bowl LII
WECT-TV6
One female turtle, Eclipse, got to show off her expertise on Friday. She picked the Eagles in a landslide after eating their squid first in a head-to-head challenge with the Patriots. Jean Beasley, the hospital's director, said Eclipse had been ...

Mote releases rehabilitated turtles - YourObserver.com

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 19:09

YourObserver.com

Mote releases rehabilitated turtles
YourObserver.com
NEAQ has room to care for 80 turtles but gets hundreds a day, so Mote joined other Florida aquariums to help shelter them. Turtles' immune systems can become compromised by cold temperatures, requiring rehabilitation in warmer climates before they can ...