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First sea turtle nest of the season hatches on Pensacola Beach - Gulf Breeze News

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 12:11

First sea turtle nest of the season hatches on Pensacola Beach
Gulf Breeze News
Thursday's full moon provided optimal lighting conditions for the new turtles as they made their way to the Gulf of Mexico. The first nest was a Kemp's Ridley, the most endangered species of sea turtle in the world, and the second nest was a loggerhead ...

Gilbreth column: Getting a look at a true success story for sea turtles - Charleston Post Courier

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 10:04

Charleston Post Courier

Gilbreth column: Getting a look at a true success story for sea turtles
Charleston Post Courier
It was good exercise and blood lustfully fun, until we matured a little and finally realized that it wasn't, yet little did we know at the time that we might have quite unintentionally been making minor contributions to the welfare of the dwindling sea ...

Vietnam enhances protection of rare sea turtles - Borneo Bulletin Online

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 09:28

Borneo Bulletin Online

Vietnam enhances protection of rare sea turtles
Borneo Bulletin Online
HANOI (Bernama) – Rare Vietnamese marine turtles are critically threatened due to illegal hunting, despite the animals having the highest level of legal protection, Vietnam News Agency (VNA) reported, citing Education for Nature – Vietnam (ENV).

Sea turtle rescued in Northwest released into wild - KING5.com

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 05:54

KING5.com

Sea turtle rescued in Northwest released into wild
KING5.com
An olive ridley sea turtle rescued nearly one year ago was finally released into the wild after 10 months of rehabilitation. On Wednesday, about 10 miles off the coast of San Diego, Emily Carroll from SeaWorld San Diego's animal rescue team and Amy ...

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People possibly poaching sea turtle nests in Kure Beach - Spectrum News

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 21:37

Spectrum News

People possibly poaching sea turtle nests in Kure Beach
Spectrum News
The problem is the Loggerhead sea turtles are threatened and volunteers with the project say only 1 in 2,000 make it. The good news is there are about ten nests each season, May through August, that are laid in Kure and Carolina Beaches. Messing with a ...

People possibly poaching sea turtle nests in Kure Beach - Spectrum News

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 21:37

Spectrum News

People possibly poaching sea turtle nests in Kure Beach
Spectrum News
The problem is the Loggerhead sea turtles are threatened and volunteers with the project say only 1 in 2,000 make it. The good news is there are about ten nests each season, May through August, that are laid in Kure and Carolina Beaches. Messing with a ...

Sea Oats Beach is booming with turtle hatchlings - KeysNews.com

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 05:07

KeysNews.com

Sea Oats Beach is booming with turtle hatchlings
KeysNews.com
“This year was predicted to be a low year” based on the high-to-low cycle, Place said, “but so far 2018 numbers are matching last year. That suggests conservation efforts from the last few years could be working and sea turtle populations are rebounding.”.
Column: Sea Turtles Nesting Here & AbroadBernews
Loggerhead, Kemp ridley turtles released after rehab at CROWFlorida Weekly

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People watch as the baby sea turtles crawl to the sea - The Siasat Daily

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 03:50

The Siasat Daily

People watch as the baby sea turtles crawl to the sea
The Siasat Daily
People watch as the baby sea turtles crawl to the sea. August 1, 2018, 9:19 AM IST. People watch as the baby sea turtles crawl to the sea. 30JULY13R. TYRE: People watch as the baby sea turtles crawl to the sea at a seashore in El-Mansouri village, near ...

Recreational fisheries pose threat to skittish sea turtles - Science Daily

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 15:20

Recreational fisheries pose threat to skittish sea turtles
Science Daily
"We found that during harvest season in the Crystal River recreational scallop fisheries, native sea turtle behavior changed in significant ways," said study co-author Mariana Fuentes, an assistant professor in the Department of Earth, Ocean and ...

Acapulco Encourages Travelers to Protect Sea Turtle Species - TravelPulse

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 14:11

TravelPulse

Acapulco Encourages Travelers to Protect Sea Turtle Species
TravelPulse
Acapulco—Mexico's original beach destination—is encouraging travelers visiting the destination to help save the rapidly decreasing Olive Ridley and Leatherback sea turtle species through local interactive release programs on their beaches this ...

Recreational fisheries pose threat to skittish sea turtles - Florida State News

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 13:58

Florida State News

Recreational fisheries pose threat to skittish sea turtles
Florida State News
Every summer, thousands of amateur scallopers flock to the warm coastal waters of Florida's Crystal River region, anchor their boats and reap the delicious bounty of the state's largest recreational bay scallop fishery. For these seasonal anglers, the ...

Recreational fisheries pose threat to skittish sea turtles - EurekAlert (press release)

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 13:56

EurekAlert (press release)

Recreational fisheries pose threat to skittish sea turtles
EurekAlert (press release)
"We found that during harvest season in the Crystal River recreational scallop fisheries, native sea turtle behavior changed in significant ways," said study co-author Mariana Fuentes, an assistant professor in the Department of Earth, Ocean and ...

Sea Turtle Rescue Charity Looking For Volunteers - Business Jet Traveler

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 13:40

Sea Turtle Rescue Charity Looking For Volunteers
Business Jet Traveler
The general aviation conservation charity Turtles Fly Too has spent several years of rescuing hundreds of sea turtles that wash up on New England beaches each fall as temperatures drop. The organization is looking to introduce and recruit volunteer ...

Almost 300 sea turtle deaths in Florida waters due to red tide - WVLT.TV

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 10:32

WVLT.TV

Almost 300 sea turtle deaths in Florida waters due to red tide
WVLT.TV
(AP) — Researchers are reporting a spiking number of sea turtle deaths in Florida waters plagued by a red tide algae bloom. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has documented 287 sea turtle deaths in Gulf of Mexico waters along the ...
Long-lasting red tide threatens Fla. sea turtlesE&E News

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Sea turtle conservation workers arrested for selling eggs in border area - Jakarta Post

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 09:24

Jakarta Post

Sea turtle conservation workers arrested for selling eggs in border area
Jakarta Post
Two sea turtle conservation workers in Sambas regency, West Kalimantan, have been arrested for allegedly selling turtle eggs. Police have also questioned a third person who allegedly transported the eggs as a witness. The protected sea turtles lay eggs ...