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Sentinel Staff reportSlip on those sunglasses, dig out the sunscreen and load up the kids -- it's vacation time, and we're headed to the beach. Beach-goers continue to be lured to Florida's east coast by the natural setting of New Smyrna Beach. Quiet New Smyrna Beach has...
A solitary long-distance traveler with prehistoric cachet, the loggerhead turtle makes a compelling subject for a nature film, as the spectacularly shot, aptly named "Turtle: The Incredible Journey" demonstrates, if at times too feverishly. Director Nick...
Beach Beat - Orlando SentinelThis weekend is the big kickoff for what is now an annual event by the Sea Turtle Conservancy – the Tour de Turtles. Now running in its third year and run by the Sea Turtle Conservancy, the Tour involves several sea turtles which are tracked via...
GreenspaceAppalled that turtles may be getting caught up in BP's burn-offs of surface oil in the gulf, two environmental groups have put the oil giant and U.S. Coast Guard on notice that they intend to file lawsuits. The Center for......
South Florida Sun-SentinelMIAMI-DADE COUNTY Amazon and Beyond Exhibit Immerse yourself in Central and South American sounds and colors at this exhibit. Amazon and Beyond is composed of 27 acres and features 100 species, with 600 new animals. Embark on a journey among giant river...
Beach Beat - Orlando SentinelFrom time to time, I have interviewed the folks at the Caribbean Conservation Corp. for news stories and blog posts about sea turtles. The organization has a 50-year history of work in sea turtle issues, tracing back to when it was founded by none other...
GreenspaceOn the shores of southern Alabama, there was a disaster, and a miracle: The worst oil since the Deepwater Horizon blowout washed ashore late Saturday, even as a sea turtle swam through the mess and laid a new nest on......
L.A. UnleashedMILLBROOK, N.Y. -- The federal government is giving private landowners money to protect one of the world's smallest and rarest turtles, a species that is losing habitat throughout its range from Georgia to southern New England. The bog turtle, a......
Beach Beat» Orlando Sentinel – Beach BeatThis 3-foot, 270-pound loggerhead sea turtle (pictured at right as it is measured by SeaWorld aquarists Kate Grimaldi, left, and Lateesha Hektner) is now recovering at SeaWorld Orlando. The male reptile was spotted in the waters of San Carlos Bay n...
L.A. UnleashedNEW ORLEANS — Officials say the first sea turtle to be rescued from the Gulf of Mexico oil spill is being cared for in New Orleans. Audubon Aquarium spokeswoman Meghan Calhoun said the endangered Kemp's Ridley turtle was found by......
L.A. UnleashedACAPULCO, Mexico — Authorities on Mexico's western Pacific coast say they have detained two suspects who were allegedly transporting 5,830 sea-turtle eggs recently extracted from local beaches. The office of the attorney general for environmental...
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