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Sea turtle strandings on Cape Cod in wake of cold weather - Boston Herald

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 09:53

Sea turtle strandings on Cape Cod in wake of cold weather
Boston Herald
The New England Aquarium says four endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtles have appeared on beaches in Eastham and Brewster, following chilly weather in the past two weeks. The aquarium says hypothermic young sea turtles usually begin stranding on ...

Sea Turtles Rejoice! EU Parliament Bans Single-Use Plastics - DeeperBlue.com

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 06:14

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Sea Turtles Rejoice! EU Parliament Bans Single-Use Plastics
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Sea turtles and other ocean denizens can rejoice! The European Parliament this week approved a ban on a variety of single-use plastics by a 571-53 vote. Among the plastic items included in the ban are straws, balloon sticks, drink-stirrers, cotton buds ...
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A powerful hurricane wiped out this remote Hawaiian island in a night. It was a critical nesting ground for ... - Washington Post

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 06:10

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A powerful hurricane wiped out this remote Hawaiian island in a night. It was a critical nesting ground for ...
Washington Post
If you aren't a researcher studying the threatened green sea turtle, endangered monk seals or the albatross, chances are you've probably never heard of East Island. For centuries, the islet peeked out from the turquoise and azure waters of the Pacific ...

Sea turtle strandings on Cape Cod in wake of cold weather - Seattle PI - seattlepi.com

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 04:27

Sea turtle strandings on Cape Cod in wake of cold weather - Seattle PI
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BOSTON (AP) — Marine biologists say sea turtle strandings are beginning early off of Massachusetts this year because of cold weather. The New England ...

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DNREC's Division of Fish & Wildlife announces rare event involving loggerhead sea turtles hatching at Fenwick Island ... - news.delaware.gov

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 20:21

DNREC's Division of Fish & Wildlife announces rare event involving loggerhead sea turtles hatching at Fenwick Island ...
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FENWICK ISLAND – DNREC's Division of Fish & Wildlife announced today that 48 loggerhead sea turtle hatchlings recently emerged from a nest at Fenwick Island State Park. Announcement of the successful nest and staggered egg hatching was delayed ...

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Loggerhead sea turtles hatch at Fenwick Island in a rare event - Delmarva Daily Times

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 19:37

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Loggerhead sea turtles hatch at Fenwick Island in a rare event
Delmarva Daily Times
Forty-eight loggerhead sea turtle hatchlings recently emerged from a nest at Fenwick Island State Park, DNREC's Division of Fish and Wildlife said. Images captured from a remote camera indicated that many of the hatchlings emerged from the nest late ...
DNREC's Division of Fish & Wildlife announces rare event involving loggerhead sea turtles hatching at Fenwick Island ...news.delaware.gov

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Endangered sea turtles are getting stranded earlier this year because of cold temps - MassLive.com

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 17:27

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Endangered sea turtles are getting stranded earlier this year because of cold temps
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The aquarium said the sea turtles are cold-blooded, meaning they are usually the same temperature as the water around them. However, one turtle brought in to the hospital was found First Encounter Beach in Eastham with a body temperature of 47 degrees.

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Sea turtle strandings on Cape Cod in wake of cold weather - WCVB Boston

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 15:36

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Sea turtle strandings on Cape Cod in wake of cold weather
WCVB Boston
The New England Aquarium says four endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtles have appeared on beaches in Eastham and Brewster, following chilly weather in the past two weeks. The aquarium says hypothermic young sea turtles usually begin stranding on ...
Endangered sea turtles are getting stranded earlier this year because of cold tempsMassLive.com

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Sea turtle strandings on Cape Cod in wake of cold weather - SFGate - SFGate

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 14:41

Sea turtle strandings on Cape Cod in wake of cold weather - SFGate
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BOSTON (AP) — Marine biologists say sea turtle strandings are beginning early off of Massachusetts this year because of cold weather. The New England ...

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Sea turtle strandings on Cape Cod in wake of cold weather - Albany Times Union

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 14:41

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Sea turtle strandings on Cape Cod in wake of cold weather
Albany Times Union
BOSTON (AP) — Marine biologists say sea turtle strandings are beginning early off of Massachusetts this year because of cold weather. The New England Aquarium says four endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtles have appeared on beaches in Eastham and ...
Endangered sea turtles are getting stranded earlier this year because of cold tempsMassLive.com

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Sea turtle strandings on Cape Cod in wake of cold weather ... - Houston Chronicle

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 14:39

Sea turtle strandings on Cape Cod in wake of cold weather ...
Houston Chronicle
BOSTON (AP) — Marine biologists say sea turtle strandings are beginning early off of Massachusetts this year because of cold weather. The New England ...

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Sea Turtle Strandings on Cape Cod in Wake of Cold Weather - U.S. News & World Report

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 14:39

Sea Turtle Strandings on Cape Cod in Wake of Cold Weather
U.S. News & World Report
The New England Aquarium says four endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtles have appeared on beaches in Eastham and Brewster, following chilly weather in the past two weeks. The aquarium says hypothermic young sea turtles usually begin stranding on ...

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'Oh My God, It's Gone!' Hawaiian Island Important for Seals and Turtles Washed Away by Hurricane - EcoWatch

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 12:06

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'Oh My God, It's Gone!' Hawaiian Island Important for Seals and Turtles Washed Away by Hurricane
EcoWatch
Hawaiian green sea turtles also relied on the island for breeding. 96 percent of the species nests in the French Frigate Shoals, and half lay eggs on East Island. All the adult turtles had left by the time the storm arrived, but 19 percent of the nests ...
Remote Island Off Hawaii Vanishes Overnight After Major Hurricane StrikeThe Weather Channel
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Hurricane Walaka wipes out crucial Hawaiian nesting ground for threatened green sea turtles - ABC News

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 09:31

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Hurricane Walaka wipes out crucial Hawaiian nesting ground for threatened green sea turtles
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East Island was completely submerged after Hurricane Walaka; The island is part of the French Frigate Shoals, the largest atoll in the north-western Hawaiian Islands; About 96 per cent of Hawaiian green sea turtles use the atoll, and about half of them ...
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Gatton vets remove 10kg growth to save sea turtle - Chronicle

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 19:06

Chronicle

Gatton vets remove 10kg growth to save sea turtle
Chronicle
UNIVERSITY of Queensland Associate Professor Bob Doneley is proud of the three surgical teams' work removing a 10kg cancerous growth from a green sea turtle. The surgery was combined effort of the UQ Equine Speciality Hospital, UQ Avian and Exotic ...

No turtle nests lost during Michael - Walton Sun

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 17:07

Walton Sun

No turtle nests lost during Michael
Walton Sun
Even though the winds gusted and the rain poured, Walton County beaches sustained only minimal damages. Recently, the Florida Panhandle saw its fair share of devastation. Fortunately, Walton County's beaches held strong, and Hurricane Michael visited ...

First 'cold-stunned' sea turtles of the season wash up on Cape Cod - The Boston Globe

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 02:34

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First 'cold-stunned' sea turtles of the season wash up on Cape Cod
The Boston Globe
Four endangered sea turtles were found stranded along beaches in Eastham and Brewster on Monday, marking the beginning of “cold stun” season along Cape Cod, officials said. Staff members from Mass Audubon's Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary rescued ...

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Sea turtle stranding season starts early - Cape Cod Times

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 00:58

Sea turtle stranding season starts early
Cape Cod Times
WELLFLEET — Sea turtle stranding season started early this year with four cold-stunned Kemp's ridley turtles washing up Monday on beaches in Brewster and Eastham. Typically, stranding season does not start until around Thanksgiving, when water ...

Lawsuit Over Whales, Sea Turtles Entangled in California Crab Gear Advances - Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 21:38

Lawsuit Over Whales, Sea Turtles Entangled in California Crab Gear Advances
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SAN FRANCISCO— The Center for Biological Diversity is filing a motion for summary judgment today in its lawsuit against California over the state's commercial Dungeness crab fishery, which is entangling record numbers of endangered whales and sea ...

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How Sea Turtles in One Community Made a Remarkable Recovery, After Nearly Disappearing - Care2.com

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 16:03

How Sea Turtles in One Community Made a Remarkable Recovery, After Nearly Disappearing
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By Brad Nahill, President & Co-Founder of SEE Turtles. In the 1980s, the black sea turtle was on the brink. After decades of females and their eggs being stolen and eaten by humans, their numbers had dropped dramatically. On a beach in the West Coast ...