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Sea turtle teams still waiting to deploy - Valley Morning Star : Local ... - Valley morning Star

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 03:08

Valley morning Star

Sea turtle teams still waiting to deploy - Valley Morning Star : Local ...
Valley morning Star
HARLINGEN — After bracing for a major cold-stunned turtle event, staff and volunteers at Sea Turtle Inc. on South Padre Island were pleased yet puzzled when just three sea turtles were brought in yesterday.

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Reporter's Notebook: Waiting in the dark for sea turtles to nest | PBS ... - PBS NewsHour

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 00:02

PBS NewsHour

Reporter's Notebook: Waiting in the dark for sea turtles to nest | PBS ...
PBS NewsHour
The night sky above us was awash with shooting stars, so many that we stopped counting. I was stretched out on a remote Costa Rican beach next to my PBS NewsHour colleagues, head propped up on my backpack, listening as the waves crashed ashore and a ...

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Cold temperatures bring influx of cold-stun sea turtles - Live 5 News

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 22:41

Cold temperatures bring influx of cold-stun sea turtles
Live 5 News
Alongside this winter's abnormally frigid temperatures, the South Carolina Aquarium is seeing an influx of cold-stunned sea turtles. Typically, they are found in the New England area but sea turtles suffering from this hypothermic condition are now ...

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Meet Sweet Pea! She's the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center's new resident - Pensacola News Journal

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 22:13

Pensacola News Journal

Meet Sweet Pea! She's the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center's new resident
Pensacola News Journal
The Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center will soon have a new resident sea turtle. Sweet Pea, a female juvenile green sea turtle, is scheduled to arrive at the center Thursday morning. The center will be closed Thursday through Monday to allow ...

Leatherback Sea Turtles' Endangered Status May Change After Petition - International Business Times

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 20:41

International Business Times

Leatherback Sea Turtles' Endangered Status May Change After Petition
International Business Times
A group of fishers has petitioned government agencies to remove the endangered status of leatherback sea turtles in the northern Atlantic. Although the creature has suffered population losses around the world, a fisher advocacy group is arguing that in ...

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Drones are a new tool for Duke, UNC scientists. And they found ... - Charlotte Observer

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 13:52

Charlotte Observer

Drones are a new tool for Duke, UNC scientists. And they found ...
Charlotte Observer
Scientists from Duke University and UNC-Chapel Hill used camera-equipped drones to count sea turtles.

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Seven children die after eating poisonous sea turtle - Premium Times

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 11:59

Premium Times

Seven children die after eating poisonous sea turtle
Premium Times
Seven children died of food poisoning after eating sea turtle, officials in Madagascar said on Wednesday. The children, between a few months and 4 years old, were from the same family in the north of the island off the East African coast. “Seven ...
Food Poisoning Kills 8 Children In MadagascarRadioVop

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Winter Chill Having Strong Impact On Animals Like Sea Turtles & Iguanas - CBS Miami

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 23:30

CBS Miami

Winter Chill Having Strong Impact On Animals Like Sea Turtles & Iguanas
CBS Miami
CBS Miami's Michelle Miller reports on the amazing efforts of professionals and volunteers to keep reptiles safe in colder-than-usual water temps. Categories: News Local News WFORTV. More News. Winter Chill Having Strong Impact On Animals Like Sea ...

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World's Largest Sea Turtle Could Come Off US 'Endangered' List - Voice of America

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:33

Voice of America

World's Largest Sea Turtle Could Come Off US 'Endangered' List
Voice of America
Federal ocean managers say it might be time to move the East Coast population of the world's largest turtle from the United States' list of endangered animals. An arm of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has received a petition from a ...
World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list | The ...Seattle Times
World's Biggest Turtle Could Come Off 'Endangered' List on East Coast: Federal AgencyNBC New York

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Winter Chill Having Strong Impact On Animals Like Sea Turtles ... - CBS Miami

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:18

CBS Miami

Winter Chill Having Strong Impact On Animals Like Sea Turtles ...
CBS Miami
Panama City Beach (CBSMiami) – The winter chill that's gripping much of the nation has stretched all the way down to the Florida panhandle. But humans aren't the only ones suffering. The cold puts reptiles, like sea turtles, into a comatose state. In ...

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Thousands of cold stunned sea turtles reported along Texas Coast ... - KXAN.com

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 21:16

KXAN.com

Thousands of cold stunned sea turtles reported along Texas Coast ...
KXAN.com
More than 2000 sea turtles were documented as stunned in the first week of this year -- the highest it's ever been.
Turtle rescue teams alerted for deployment - Valley Morning Star ...Valley morning Star

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World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list - Press Herald

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 19:15

Press Herald

World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list
Press Herald
Federal ocean managers say it might be time to move the East Coast population of the world's largest turtle from the United States' list of endangered animals. An arm of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has received a petition from a ...

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Leatherback Sea Turtles Could Come Off 'Endangered' List - CBS Boston / WBZ

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 18:15

CBS Boston / WBZ

Leatherback Sea Turtles Could Come Off 'Endangered' List
CBS Boston / WBZ
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal ocean managers say it might be time to move the East Coast population of the world's largest turtle from the United States' list of endangered animals. An arm of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has ...

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World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list - ABC News

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:21

World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list
ABC News
FILE - In this March 12, 2015, file photo, a rare leatherback sea turtle named Yawkey moves off the beach and returns to the the Atlantic Ocean at Isle of Palms, S.C., after it was treated at the South Carolina Aquarium. Federal ocean managers are ...

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World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:15

World's largest sea turtle could come off 'endangered' list
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Federal ocean managers say it might be time to move the East Coast population of the world's largest turtle from the United States' list of endangered animals. An arm of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has received a petition from a ...

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Promiscuous female sea turtles may save their species from climate change - Science Magazine

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 16:46

Science Magazine

Promiscuous female sea turtles may save their species from climate change
Science Magazine
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA—Sea turtles, like other reptiles, don't have sex chromosomes; instead, their sex is determined by the temperature of the nest as it incubates. Because warmer temperatures produce females, scientists have been warning that the ...

Inside the effort to save hundreds of sea turtles stunned by unusually ... - CBS News

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 15:40

CBS News

Inside the effort to save hundreds of sea turtles stunned by unusually ...
CBS News
Millions of Americans face another cold snap this week, but humans aren't the only ones suffering. The cold is putting reptiles like sea turtles in a comatose state. CBS News' Michelle Miller visited the Gulf World Marine Institute in Panama City Beach ...

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Green Sea Turtles Could Face Extinction as Temperatures Rise in Great Barrier Reef - Newswise (press release)

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 04:34

Green Sea Turtles Could Face Extinction as Temperatures Rise in Great Barrier Reef
Newswise (press release)
Newswise — Dr. Monty Hempel is director of the environmental science department at the University of Redlands and past president of the Association of Environmental Studies and Sciences (AESS). He is internationally recognized and can speak with ...