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

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 19:16

Sanibel-Captiva Islander

SCCF releases updated sea turtle nesting report for the islands
Sanibel-Captiva Islander
Remove all beach furniture and equipment from the beach at night. - Dispose of fishing line properly to avoid wildlife entanglement. - Fill in large holes that can trap hatchlings and nesting sea turtles. - Do not disturb nesting turtles - please do ...

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Rehabilitated sea turtles return home from SC coast - WSAV-TV

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 17:54

WSAV-TV

Rehabilitated sea turtles return home from SC coast
WSAV-TV
ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (WCBD) - Two rehabilitated sea turtles were released back into the Atlantic Ocean off of the South Carolina coast Thursday. After months of rehab at the South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston, two seas turtles returned home from Isle ...

Rehabilitated sea turtles released in SC - WSAV-TV

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 16:08

WSAV-TV

Rehabilitated sea turtles released in SC
WSAV-TV
AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Print Share to Email Share to More. Invisible placeholder. The Isle of Palms, SC beach was packed full of people as rescuers released rehabilitated sea turtles back in the Atlantic Ocean.

Man suspected of killing turtle - Thegardenisland.com

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 10:11

Thegardenisland.com

Man suspected of killing turtle
Thegardenisland.com
KEKAHA — Officials don't think there's a connection between the two green sea turtle killings that happened in Hawaii in May, and they're still looking for those involved. Wednesday, 32-year-old Bronson Nakaahiki of Kekaha was arrested for allegedly ...

Is coastal armoring a threat to sea turtles? - St. Augustine Record

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 07:10

St. Augustine Record

Is coastal armoring a threat to sea turtles?
St. Augustine Record
Melanie Cavanaugh said in her daily walks up and down the shore in Ponte Vedra Beach, she can't go more than 50 feet without seeing some sort of physical structure erected by homeowners to stem the tide of ocean waves as well as sand erosion.

Hawaii Swordfish Industry Shut Down To Protect Endangered Turtles - Honolulu Civil Beat

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 02:29

Honolulu Civil Beat

Hawaii Swordfish Industry Shut Down To Protect Endangered Turtles
Honolulu Civil Beat
A federal court order to protect endangered loggerhead sea turtles has forced the National Marine Fisheries Service to immediately close the shallow-set ...

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SC Aquarium releases two sea turtles on Isle of Palms - Live 5 News

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 01:00

Charleston Post Courier

SC Aquarium releases two sea turtles on Isle of Palms
Live 5 News
The South Carolina Aquarium released two sea turtles named Coral and Rhaegal on Thursday. Coral was first spotted last July floating offshore near Edisto Island. It was apparent that the turtle had been hit by a boat. Coral was in rehabilitation at the ...
Sea turtle public release at Isle of Palms Thursday, year's first nest laidCharleston Post Courier
Eight Tips For Protecting Sea Turtles During Nesting SeasonSarasota
SC Aquarium holds first public sea turtle release of 2018 on ThursdayCharleston City Paper
WCBD News 2 -Brunswick News -Valley morning Star
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Two rehabilitated sea turtles return home - WCBD News 2

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 22:35

WCBD News 2

Two rehabilitated sea turtles return home
WCBD News 2
ISLE OF PALMS, S.C. (WCBD) -- After months of rehab at the South Carolina Aquarium, two sea turtles returned home to the Atlantic Ocean Thursday. Hundreds of people gathered at the Isle of Palms County Park for the first beach release of the year for ...
Clearwater Marine Aquarium releases 2 rehabilitated sea turtles ...WFLA
Sea turtle public release at Isle of Palms Thursday, year's first nest laidCharleston Post Courier
Eight Tips For Protecting Sea Turtles During Nesting SeasonSarasota
Charleston City Paper -WSPA.com -Valley morning Star
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Hundreds attend first SC Aquarium sea turtle release of 2018 - Charleston Post Courier

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 22:00

Charleston Post Courier

Hundreds attend first SC Aquarium sea turtle release of 2018
Charleston Post Courier
Coral, a 68-pound Kemp's ridley sea turtle, is carried to the Atlantic by volunteers at the Isle of Palms County Park Thursday, May 10, 2018, after just under a 10 months stay at the Sea Turtle Care Center at the South Carolina Aquarium. Andrew J ...

Hundreds attend first SC Aquarium sea turtle release of 2018 - Charleston Post Courier

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 22:00

Charleston Post Courier

Hundreds attend first SC Aquarium sea turtle release of 2018
Charleston Post Courier
Coral, a 68-pound Kemp's ridley sea turtle, is carried to the Atlantic by volunteers at the Isle of Palms County Park Thursday, May 10, 2018, after just under a 10 months stay at the Sea Turtle Care Center at the South Carolina Aquarium. Andrew J ...
Clearwater Marine Aquarium releases 2 rehabilitated sea turtles ...WFLA
SC Aquarium announces first public sea turtle releaseWSPA.com
Eight Tips For Protecting Sea Turtles During Nesting SeasonSarasota
WCBD News 2 -Charleston City Paper -Valley morning Star
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Jupiter local tried to help, keep turtle calm before it was euthanized - Palm Beach Post

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 19:02

Palm Beach Post

Jupiter local tried to help, keep turtle calm before it was euthanized
Palm Beach Post
Jupiter resident Jenny Gasparik said that the Coral Cove Inlet is a go-to spot. It was no different on Tuesday when she and about five others were enjoying the beach and encountered a distressed sea turtle in the water. “It's our local spot,” Gasparik ...

Court Orders Hawaiian Shallow-set Longline Fishery to Close to Protect Loggerhead Sea Turtles - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 17:28

Court Orders Hawaiian Shallow-set Longline Fishery to Close to Protect Loggerhead Sea Turtles
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
HONOLULU— Complying with a federal court order, the National Marine Fisheries Service has immediately closed the Hawaiian shallow-set longline fishery for the rest of 2018 in order to protect endangered loggerhead sea turtles. Conservation groups are ...

Court Orders Hawaiian Shallow-set Longline Fishery to Close to Protect Loggerhead Sea Turtles - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 17:28

Court Orders Hawaiian Shallow-set Longline Fishery to Close to Protect Loggerhead Sea Turtles
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
HONOLULU— Complying with a federal court order, the National Marine Fisheries Service has immediately closed the Hawaiian shallow-set longline fishery for the rest of 2018 in order to protect endangered loggerhead sea turtles. Conservation groups are ...

Lake Eola turtles need sunbathing perches, says club's petition - Orlando Sentinel

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 16:25

Orlando Sentinel

Lake Eola turtles need sunbathing perches, says club's petition
Orlando Sentinel
Lake Eola surely would tick off Yertle the Turtle, a character in a Dr. Seuss children's story. There is hardly any place in Orlando's showcase lake where Yertle could order others of his kind to stack themselves in a column, which, as the story goes ...

WATCH: Cop answers 'How did the snapping turtle cross the road?' - NJ.com

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 13:09

NJ.com

WATCH: Cop answers 'How did the snapping turtle cross the road?'
NJ.com
In a scene that resembled a matador with a (very slow) bull, an Atlantic County cop used a police shield to rescue a large snapping turtle that meandered onto a local road. The Hamilton Township police shared several minutes of dashcam video as the Sgt.

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Turtles Fly Too offers unique educational experience at Boise high school - 6 On Your Side

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 23:07

6 On Your Side

Turtles Fly Too offers unique educational experience at Boise high school
6 On Your Side
Boise - A non-profit called Turtles Fly Too has a mission to save sea turtles, many of which are threatened or endangered on the brink of extinction. Leslie Weinstein started the organization in 2014 when NOAA asked for help in relocating sea turtles ...

Digital Sea Turtles Swim Across Researchers' Screens with 3D Scanning Project at UMass Amherst - 3DPrint.com

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 21:09

3DPrint.com

Digital Sea Turtles Swim Across Researchers' Screens with 3D Scanning Project at UMass Amherst
3DPrint.com
3D scanning technology has allowed scientists to begin building databases of 3D models of animal fossils and preserved specimens, leading to some impressive online collections. 3D models created with this technology can be shared openly with the public ...

Digital Sea Turtles Swim Across Researchers' Screens with 3D Scanning Project at UMass Amherst - 3DPrint.com

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 21:09

3DPrint.com

Digital Sea Turtles Swim Across Researchers' Screens with 3D Scanning Project at UMass Amherst
3DPrint.com
Currently, the Digital Life team is focused on sea turtles. There are seven species of sea turtles, and no preserved specimens in good condition exist of any of them, so the team wants to create 3D animated models of them all, so that researchers can ...

Leatherback turtle euthanized after being struck by boat in Jupiter - Palm Beach Post

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 20:17

Palm Beach Post

Leatherback turtle euthanized after being struck by boat in Jupiter
Palm Beach Post
A female leatherback turtle was euthanized Tuesday night after being hit by a boat propeller over the weekend in the Intracoastal Waterway, near Coral Cove Park in Jupiter. The turtle was believed to be struck by a boat propeller on Saturday, but by ...