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Dreams hatch at Georgia Sea Turtle Center - Post-Bulletin

Sat, 01/27/2018 - 03:26

Post-Bulletin

Dreams hatch at Georgia Sea Turtle Center
Post-Bulletin
The Georgia Sea Turtle Center is a hospital for sick and injured sea turtles, and is the only hospital of its kind in the state of Georgia. Located on Jekyll Island, on the Atlantic coast about midway between Savannah and Jacksonville, Fla., the center ...

Rescued olive ridley sea turtle transported to SeaWorld San Diego - KUSI

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 23:34

KUSI

Rescued olive ridley sea turtle transported to SeaWorld San Diego
KUSI
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — A rescued, endangered olive ridley sea turtle was flown into San Diego Friday afternoon after it was found stranded on an Oregon beach last October. Coral was transported to San Diego by the U.S. Coast Guard and she'll be receiving ...

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Just 30 of 1,200 cold-stunned sea turtles remain under care - Pensacola News Journal

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 20:07

Pensacola News Journal

Just 30 of 1,200 cold-stunned sea turtles remain under care
Pensacola News Journal
The cold-stunned sea turtles were admitted into rehab between Jan. 2 and Jan. 19, making it the largest cold-stunned event in Panhandle since 2010.
TSA releases 201 rehabilitated sea turtles - News - Nueces County ...Nueces County Record Star

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Warmer weather is turning turtles on this South Florida beach female - Phys.Org

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 18:10

Phys.Org

Warmer weather is turning turtles on this South Florida beach female
Phys.Org
Unlike humans, the gender of sea turtles isn't determined by sex chromosomes. It's the temperature outside of turtle eggs while they incubate underground that plays a role in the gender, with only females being born when the nests heat up. Jeanette ...

Warmer weather is turning turtles on this South Florida beach female - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 09:06

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Warmer weather is turning turtles on this South Florida beach female
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Thanks to warmer temperatures, nearly all of the baby sea turtles hatching on a South Florida beach are turning out female. The dominance of the female reptiles on Boca Raton's beaches appears to be the result of global warming ...

Sea Turtle Center continues to be a source of wonder - Brunswick News

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 05:02

Sea Turtle Center continues to be a source of wonder
Brunswick News
We are fortunate to have the sea turtle center right here in our own backyard. Most people living in an area as relatively small as ours don't have such a unique and special program. The sea turtle center works regularly with much larger and more ...

Sea turtles released from Henderson Beach State Park - WJHG-TV

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 04:35

WJHG-TV

Sea turtles released from Henderson Beach State Park
WJHG-TV
FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Gulfarium's C.A.R.E center released nine rehabilitated sea turtles Thursday morning. Hundreds were in attendance at Henderson Beach State park in Fort Walton Beach. Seven of the nine turtles were cold-stunned, and ...

Rehabilitated sea turtles released into the Gulf | WEAR - WEAR

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 00:23

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Rehabilitated sea turtles released into the Gulf | WEAR
WEAR
Nine rehabilitated sea turtles are now back in their Gulf habitat after a big release event Thursday.Hundreds of people came out for the event hosted by Gulfarium.Seven of the sea turtles were cold-stunned during Florida's recent freezing weather.Two ...
29 sea turtles released after being rescued from cold Gulf waters ...ABC Action News
Nine sea turtles released into Gulf on Thursday - News - The Destin ...Destin Log

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29 sea turtles released after being rescued from cold Gulf waters ... - ABC Action News

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 23:18

ABC Action News

29 sea turtles released after being rescued from cold Gulf waters ...
ABC Action News
HONEYMOON ISLAND, Fla. — After weeks of recovery, 29 sea turtles rescued from the cold water at the beginning of this month were released on Thursday at Honeymoon Island. Nearly 30 sea turtles are going back home to the Gulf of Mexico. But just a few ...

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Nine sea turtles released into Gulf on Thursday - The Northwest Florida Daily News

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 20:42

The Northwest Florida Daily News

Nine sea turtles released into Gulf on Thursday
The Northwest Florida Daily News
DESTIN — Terra Throgmorton held a wiggly green sea turtle named Solo in her hands Thursday morning as she headed towards the Gulf of Mexico. The juvenile turtle, which had spent the last several weeks at the Gulfarium's CARE center being rehabilitated ...

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Nine sea turtles released into Gulf on Thursday - News - The Destin ... - Destin Log

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 20:40

Destin Log

Nine sea turtles released into Gulf on Thursday - News - The Destin ...
Destin Log
“I thought this was incredible, to get to see them go back to their homes. I think they're going to make it.” DESTIN — Terra Throgmorton held a wiggly green sea turtle named Solo in her hands Thursday morning as she headed toward the Gulf of Mexico ...
29 sea turtles released after being rescued from cold Gulf waters ...ABC Action News

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Sporadic nesting by loggerhead sea turtle can be determining for the future of the species in the Mediterranean - Science Daily

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:54

Science Daily

Sporadic nesting by loggerhead sea turtle can be determining for the future of the species in the Mediterranean
Science Daily
Protecting areas with loggerhead sea turtle sporadic nesting in western Mediterranean can be crucial for the preservation of the species in the future, according to an article published in the journal Scientific Reports by a team in which the ...

Sea turtles arrive from Virginia for rehab stint - Brunswick News

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 05:09

Brunswick News

Sea turtles arrive from Virginia for rehab stint
Brunswick News
One of three Loggerhead turtles that arrived from the Virginia Beach Aquarium to the Georgia Sea Turtle Center to be rehabilitated from being cold stunned swims briefly in what looks like a backstroke. Bobby Haven/The Brunswick News. turtle arrival ...

Two rehabilitated loggerhead sea turtles released near Barrier Island Sanctuary - Florida Today

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 23:13

Florida Today

Two rehabilitated loggerhead sea turtles released near Barrier Island Sanctuary
Florida Today
MELBOURNE BEACH — Hampered by weak rear flippers, Raggedy Andy got lugged directly into the surf by two human escorts. Raggedy Ann, on the other hand, wasted little time scooting her shell across the sand to her oceanic habitat. Both doll-dubbed ...

50 sea turtles released at Isla Blanca Park - Brownsville Herald ... - Brownsville Herald

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 21:52

Brownsville Herald

50 sea turtles released at Isla Blanca Park - Brownsville Herald ...
Brownsville Herald
A cheering crowd gathered at Isla Blanca Park on Tuesday as 50 previously cold-stunned green sea turtles were released into the Gulf of Mexico.

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50 sea turtles to be set free on Island today - Brownsville Herald

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 17:07

Brownsville Herald

50 sea turtles to be set free on Island today
Brownsville Herald
Sea Turtle Inc. released dozens of cold-stunned Atlantic green sea turtles back into the Gulf of Mexico Monday at Isla Blanca Park on South Padre Island as hundreds of spectators watched on. Posted: Tuesday, January 23, 2018 11:00 am. 50 sea turtles to ...

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Cold-stunned sea turtle rescued by youth - The Anna Maria Islander

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 08:07

The Anna Maria Islander

Cold-stunned sea turtle rescued by youth
The Anna Maria Islander
Higgins said they waited with the sea turtle until FWC representatives contacted Suzi Fox, Anna Maria Island Turtle Watch executive director, who responded to the scene. Fox identified the juvenile green sea turtle and confirmed it was suffering the ...

Broward County sets record for sea turtle nests - Sun Sentinel

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 21:40

Sun Sentinel

Broward County sets record for sea turtle nests
Sun Sentinel
Hurricane Irma didn't stop sea turtles from making a record number of nests in 2017, according to numbers released Monday by Broward County. The Broward County Sea Turtle Conservation Program documented 3,587 nests in 2017, which surpassed the previous ...
Sea turtle crisis: Moisture, not just heat impacts sex of sea turtle hatchlingsScience Daily
New approach to sea turtle tumor treatment - Trending & Viral News ...WTHR
Sea Turtles Get Alternative Procedure Used To Treat TumorsNews Talk Florida
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Sea turtle crisis: Moisture, not just heat impacts sex of sea turtle hatchlings - Science Daily

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 15:49

Science Daily

Sea turtle crisis: Moisture, not just heat impacts sex of sea turtle hatchlings
Science Daily
In sea turtles, sex is determined by the nest's environment: warmer temperatures produce females and cooler temperatures produce males. However, it is not just temperature that affects embryogenesis and the phenotype of the resulting hatchlings ...
Sea turtles get new chemotherapy treatment for tumors - Sun SentinelSun Sentinel
New approach to sea turtle tumor treatment - Trending & Viral News ...WTHR

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