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Endangered sea turtles released back into ocean - Boston Herald

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 11:15

Boston Herald

Endangered sea turtles released back into ocean
Boston Herald
They suffered life-threatening medical conditions like pneumonia and starvation that required months of rehab at the aquarium's turtle hospital in Quincy, just south of Boston. The waters off Florida are over 70 degrees — a paradise compared to those ...
After Months Of Rehab In Quincy, These Endangered Sea Turtles Are Now Back In The AtlanticWBUR

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World's largest sea turtles seen in South Carolina waters - Clay Center Dispatch

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 08:28

World's largest sea turtles seen in South Carolina waters
Clay Center Dispatch
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — Officials say leatherback sea turtles, which are the world's largest turtles, have appeared in South Carolina waters. The Sun News of Myrtle Beach reported Tuesday that the state Department of Natural Resources is urging ...

Endangered sea turtles released back into ocean - WFTV Orlando

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 21:06

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Endangered sea turtles released back into ocean
WFTV Orlando
BOSTON (AP) - Several sea turtles are basking safely in the warm Florida surf following a long stay in Massachusetts. Biologists from the New England Aquarium released 14 endangered and threatened sea turtles into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of ...
New England biologists return endangered turtles to oceanWCVB Boston

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Endangered sea turtles released back into ocean :: WRAL.com - WRAL.com

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 21:02

WRAL.com

Endangered sea turtles released back into ocean :: WRAL.com
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Several sea turtles are basking safely in the warm Florida surf following a long stay in Massachusetts.
Endangered sea turtles released back into ocean - GreenwichTimeGreenwich Time

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Endangered Sea Turtles Released Back Into Ocean - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 21:00

Endangered Sea Turtles Released Back Into Ocean
U.S. News & World Report
Biologists from the New England Aquarium have released 14 endangered and threatened sea turtles into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Florida. April 24, 2018, at 7:00 p.m.. Endangered Sea Turtles Released Back Into Ocean. Share. ×. Share on Facebook ...

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Gulf Islands National Seashore will stop night monitoring of sea turtle nests - Pensacola News Journal

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 17:51

Pensacola News Journal

Gulf Islands National Seashore will stop night monitoring of sea turtle nests
Pensacola News Journal
Gulf Islands National Seashore biologists are responsible for monitoring turtle nests in the national park and on Pensacola Beach. Rick Herren, a biologist with the Sea Turtle Conservancy in Gainesville, said human activity on the beaches at night can ...

An introduction to the loggerhead sea turtle - 13newsnow.com WVEC

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 11:50

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An introduction to the loggerhead sea turtle
13newsnow.com WVEC
An introduction to the loggerhead sea turtle. Unable to load video. Loggerhead sea turtles are the most common sea turtle found in Southwest Florida. They get their common name from their relatively large heads. Video courtesy Delmarva Now. Published ...

Keep an eye out to see the sea turtles - 13newsnow.com WVEC

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 11:41

13newsnow.com WVEC

Keep an eye out to see the sea turtles
13newsnow.com WVEC
It's not uncommon for boats to pass close by loggerheads resting on the surface before they raise their heads, take a quick look at the vessel, and with a few quick pulls of their front flippers dive for the safety of the depths. Unfortunately, too ...

These sea turtles use magnetic fields like GPS | Earth | EarthSky - EarthSky

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 10:25

EarthSky

These sea turtles use magnetic fields like GPS | Earth | EarthSky
EarthSky
"They might not always make it back to the exact beach where they were born, and instead might opt for beaches with similar magnetic properties, as if their internal GPS has just slightly mixed up addresses."

These sea turtles use magnetic fields like GPS | Earth | EarthSky - EarthSky

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 10:25

EarthSky

These sea turtles use magnetic fields like GPS | Earth | EarthSky
EarthSky
"They might not always make it back to the exact beach where they were born, and instead might opt for beaches with similar magnetic properties, as if their ...

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N. Topsail Removes More Rocks From Beach - Coastal Review Online

Tue, 04/24/2018 - 04:16

Coastal Review Online

N. Topsail Removes More Rocks From Beach
Coastal Review Online
The three-day, $28,000 job wrapped April 13, well before the May 1 deadline that coincides with the start of sea turtle nesting season. This marks the third time federal and state wildlife officials have directed rock removal since a beach re ...

Keep an eye out to see the sea turtles as you head out to fish - Delmarva Daily Times

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 19:03

Delmarva Daily Times

Keep an eye out to see the sea turtles as you head out to fish
Delmarva Daily Times
Although a lot of fishermen have become accustomed to seeing turtles offshore, many don't really know much about them, and there's a lot of interesting stuff to know about sea turtles. For one thing, the different species include the loggerhead ...

14 sea turtles to be released after rehab at New England Aquarium's ... - Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

Mon, 04/23/2018 - 10:08

Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

14 sea turtles to be released after rehab at New England Aquarium's ...
Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
QUINCY, MA (WHDH) - Making their turtle trek from Massachusetts to Florida, 14 sea turtles will soon be released into warmer water after months of rehab at the New England Aquarium's sea turtle hospital in Quincy. The turtles got stranded on Cape Cod ...
Sea turtle caravan leaves Quincy for Florida - The Boston GlobeThe Boston Globe

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Sea turtle caravan leaves Quincy for Florida - The Boston Globe - The Boston Globe

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 18:42

The Boston Globe

Sea turtle caravan leaves Quincy for Florida - The Boston Globe
The Boston Globe
More than a dozen sea turtles rescued late last year from the cold waters of Cape Cod Bay left Sunday on a road trip from Quincy to Florida, where they will be released into warm, ocean water, according to the New England Aquarium. The turtles ...

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Veterinary Network Focuses on Sea Turtle Conservation - American Veterinarian

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 15:07

American Veterinarian

Veterinary Network Focuses on Sea Turtle Conservation
American Veterinarian
Dr. Harms also serves as consulting veterinarian for the volunteer-run Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center in Surf City, North Carolina. Multiple veterinarians in the region would send sea turtles to the center for care before ...

Sea turtles use magnetic fields 'like GPS.' But sometimes they get the wrong address - The Keene Sentinel

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 13:45

Sea turtles use magnetic fields 'like GPS.' But sometimes they get the wrong address
The Keene Sentinel
Research from North Carolina biologists shows that loggerhead sea turtles use the Earth's magnetic fields to navigate back to their home beaches. But sometimes, another beach has such a similar magnetic field, the sea turtles head to that one instead ...

Watch the Tagging of Sea Turtles in Nevis, by Travel Writers ... - Creators Syndicate

Sat, 04/21/2018 - 05:33

Creators Syndicate

Watch the Tagging of Sea Turtles in Nevis, by Travel Writers ...
Creators Syndicate
By Candyce H. Stapen. On a windy, moonless night amid the sea spray and the swells we wait for our eyes to adjust to the darkness of Pinney's Beach, Nevis. Once acclimated to the shadows, our group of wildlife-watchers takes turns patrolling for ...
Turtle fountain project taking shape in PSJ - Panama City News HeraldThe News Herald

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Sea turtle worries lead Cocoa Beach to reduce dog-friendly beach ... - Florida Today

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 21:44

Florida Today

Sea turtle worries lead Cocoa Beach to reduce dog-friendly beach ...
Florida Today
The Sea Turtle Preservation Society opposes dog-friendly beaches, citing interference with daily morning nesting surveys and evening nest excavations.

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Another Ancestor Of Modern Sea Turtles Discovered - ValueWalk

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 12:42

ValueWalk

Another Ancestor Of Modern Sea Turtles Discovered
ValueWalk
Marine life is truly diverse, with so many species to be discovered and secrets to be uncovered. Sea turtles are no exception. Recently, scientists discovered an ancestor of modern sea turtles in Alabama. The newly discovered ancestor is a new species ...
Ancient turtles: scientists find ancestor of modern sea turtlesZME Science
Scientists Identify New Ancestor Of Modern Sea Turtles In AlabamaThe Inquisitr
A new species of Peritresius Leidy, 1856 (Testudines: Pan-Cheloniidae) from the Late Cretaceous (Campanian) of ...PLOS

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