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Removing sea turtle hatchling volunteers not the answer: Guestview - Pensacola News Journal

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 21:07

Pensacola News Journal

Removing sea turtle hatchling volunteers not the answer: Guestview
Pensacola News Journal
As a resident of this community, a turtle beach volunteer and a zoologist, I feel the need to reply to the article published on April 24 entitled “Gulf Islands National Seashore will stop night monitoring of sea turtle nests.” I agree that humans are ...

Sea turtle nesting season begins in Collier County - Wink News

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 20:31

Wink News

Sea turtle nesting season begins in Collier County
Wink News
Beachgoers could play a significant role in keeping sea turtles safe on Southwest Florida beaches during nesting season. Tuesday marked the start of the season — a time where turtle eggs can face a host of threats including raccoons, crabs, ants and ...

Study shows sea turtle nesting beaches threatened by microplastic pollution - Florida State News

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 16:34

Florida State News

Study shows sea turtle nesting beaches threatened by microplastic pollution
Florida State News
EOAS student researcher Victoria Beckwith surveyed 10 important loggerhead turtle nesting beaches along the Gulf coast. Microplastics were present at each site. Plastic is famous for its unyielding durability, making it perfect for consumer products ...
Lights out: Sea turtles are nestingTampabay.com
Sea turtle nesting beaches threatened by microplastic pollutionScience Daily
The sea turtles are back in town. Here's what you need to knowBradenton Herald
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Study shows sea turtle nesting beaches threatened by microplastic ... - Florida State News

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 16:34

Florida State News

Study shows sea turtle nesting beaches threatened by microplastic ...
Florida State News
EOAS student researcher Victoria Beckwith surveyed 10 important loggerhead turtle nesting beaches along the Gulf coast. Microplastics were present at each site. Plastic is famous for its unyielding durability, making it perfect for consumer products ...

Sea turtle nesting season kicks off - Fox 35 Orlando

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:24

Fox 35 Orlando

Sea turtle nesting season kicks off
Fox 35 Orlando
Sea turtle nesting season kicks off. Posted: May 01 2018 11:24AM EDT. Video Posted: May 01 2018 11:13AM EDT. ORLANDO, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL) - Today marks the start of sea turtle nesting season. Over the next few months, hundreds of turtles will be ...
Sea turtle nesting season begins in Collier CountyWink News
Sea turtle nesting season beginsWWSB ABC 7
Disturbing sea turtles in Myrtle Beach could cost you up to $15000WLOS

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Myrtle Beach warns people to leave sea turtles alone - Greensboro News & Record

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:00

Greensboro News & Record

Myrtle Beach warns people to leave sea turtles alone
Greensboro News & Record
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — City officials in one of South Carolina's primary beach destinations are reminding people that they can face stiff penalties if they disturb sea turtles during the upcoming nesting season. Myrtle Beach officials issued the warning ...

Sea turtle nesting season begins - WWSB ABC 7

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 12:23

WWSB ABC 7

Sea turtle nesting season begins
WWSB ABC 7
SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - It's officially sea turtle nesting season. The season begins on May 1st and lasts until October 31st. Scientists on the Suncoast say you can spot nests with yellow sticks around them put up by Mote Marine to keep them protected ...
Disturbing sea turtles in Myrtle Beach could cost you up to $15000WLOS
Sea turtle nesting season kicks offFox 35 Orlando
The Sea Turtles Are Coming: Nesting Season Begins May 1 | WGCU ...WGCU News
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Red tide poisoning sends two endangered turtles to CROW - Fox 4 ... - Fox 4

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 12:17

Fox 4

Red tide poisoning sends two endangered turtles to CROW - Fox 4 ...
Fox 4
Two sea turtles are recovering at the Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife, on Sanibel island.

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Here's how to volunteer on Tybee Island to help sea turtles during egg-laying season - WTVM

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 11:48

Here's how to volunteer on Tybee Island to help sea turtles during egg-laying season
WTVM
May 1 is the beginning of egg-laying season on Tybee Island for sea turtles and one local ecological group needs help patrolling the beach. Anyone at least 15-years-old can volunteer with the Caretta Research Project, a nonprofit in Savannah that ...

Here's how to volunteer on Tybee Island to help sea turtles duri - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather ... - WTOC

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 11:08

Here's how to volunteer on Tybee Island to help sea turtles duri - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather ...
WTOC
May 1 is the beginning of egg-laying season on Tybee Island for sea turtles and one local ecological group needs help patrolling the beach. Anyone at least 15-years-old can volunteer with the Caretta Research Project, a nonprofit in Savannah that ...

Swimming into the unknown - The Aggie

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 06:43

The Aggie

Swimming into the unknown
The Aggie
“It's an important project because it takes a step back and looks at turtles globally,” said Josh Ennen, an aquatic conservation biologist at the Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute. “And from the paper you can tell that turtles in general aren't ...

City issues guidelines for residents, visitors for sea turtle nesting season - Island Reporter

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 20:42

Island Reporter

City issues guidelines for residents, visitors for sea turtle nesting season
Island Reporter
With the start of sea turtle nesting season, the city of Sanibel and the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation is asking the public to do its part to protect the threatened and endangered species. On Sanibel, nesting and hatchling emergence typically ...

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City issues guidelines for residents, visitors for sea turtle nesting ... - Island Reporter

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 20:41

Island Reporter

City issues guidelines for residents, visitors for sea turtle nesting ...
Island Reporter
With the start of sea turtle nesting season, the city of Sanibel and the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation is asking the public to do its part...
City issues guidelines for residents, visitors for sea turtle nesting seasonCaptiva Current

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Editorial: Turtle nesting and hurricane readiness mark week ahead - Naples Daily News

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 20:40

Naples Daily News

Editorial: Turtle nesting and hurricane readiness mark week ahead
Naples Daily News
As the calendar flips to May, it's a month to acknowledge notable changes in two seasons for Florida — sea turtle nesting season and the approaching hurricane season. Sea turtle nesting season, which begins Tuesday, continues until Oct. 31. Beachgoers ...

Heavy rain spells doom for baby turtles - The Hindu

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 16:23

The Telegraph India

Heavy rain spells doom for baby turtles
The Hindu
Although the loss of hatchlings has not been quantified, the sight of half-hatched eggs and baby turtle carcasses stuck in the sand has left on-duty forest personnel devastated. “Lakhs of turtles come to this part of world by travelling thousands of ...
Squall spells doom for ridley babiesThe Telegraph India

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South Carolina beach warns people to leave sea turtles alone - WRDW-TV

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 15:46

WRDW-TV

South Carolina beach warns people to leave sea turtles alone
WRDW-TV
City officials in one of South Carolina's primary beach destinations are reminding people that they can face stiff penalties if they disturb sea turtles during the upcoming nesting season.
The Sea Turtles Are Coming: Nesting Season Begins May 1 | WGCU ...WGCU News
Sea Turtle Nesting Season Is HereSarasota
Disturbing sea turtles in Myrtle Beach could cost you up to $15000WLOS
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Disturbing sea turtles in Myrtle Beach could cost you up to $15000 - WTVC

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 14:06

Disturbing sea turtles in Myrtle Beach could cost you up to $15000
WTVC
The post says there were other reports of people on the beach scaring away nesting sea turtles. "This is nesting season for sea turtles, which are protected by federal law! Do not disturb or threaten sea turtles." The post says if you see a sea turtle ...

The Sea Turtles Are Coming: Nesting Season Begins May 1 - WGCU News

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:41

WGCU News

The Sea Turtles Are Coming: Nesting Season Begins May 1
WGCU News
Loggerheads are the most common species in southwest Florida, followed by green sea turtles, which are also threatened. Florida one of the most important nesting grounds for loggerhead turtles, Bernhard said. For 36 years, Mote's Sea Turtle ...
South Carolina beach warns people to leave sea turtles aloneWRDW-TV
Sea Turtle Nesting Season is HereSarasota
Disturbing sea turtles in Myrtle Beach could cost you up to $15,000 ...WLOS
The Seattle Times -U.S. News & World Report
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Disturbing sea turtles in Myrtle Beach could cost you up to $15000 - NBC Montana

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 01:00

NBC Montana

Disturbing sea turtles in Myrtle Beach could cost you up to $15000
NBC Montana
Sea turtle nesting season starts May 1, and the Myrtle Beach Police Department is warning you, don't mess with the turtles. According to the Myrtle Beach City Government Facebook page, police had several reports of people shining flashlights on sea ...