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These Simple LED Lights Dramatically Reduce Fishing-Related Deaths for Sea Turtles and Birds

The study's success shows that fishermen may soon be able to continue their work while leaving wildlife and endangered species unharmed.

Watch to See Exactly How to Rescue a Massive Sea Turtle Stuck on its Back

Tourists can see some amazing sights while they're traveling – but this one might take the cake. Steve Booker was on vacation in Cozumel, Mexico...

Sea Turtle Trapped Upside Down in Trench is Rescued in Time

It took at least nine people to rescue a loggerhead turtle after she flipped onto her back trying to get back to the sea. It...

Success: Green Sea Turtles of Florida and Mexico No Longer Endangered

Years of coordinated conservation efforts have paid off for the green sea turtle populations in Florida and the Pacific coast of Mexico. The Fish...

Coast Guard Rescues 200 Beached Sea Turtles Stunned by Cold

The U.S. Coast Guard came to the rescue of more than 200 sea turtles Thursday, and rushed the reptiles to warmer waters. Park rangers with...

First Ever Glowing Sea Turtle Is Discovered In South Pacific (WATCH)

Tiny fireflies are old news – the world’s first luminescent reptile was discovered lighting up the waters in the South Pacific. While National Geographic marine...

Loggerhead Sea Turtles Set Another Nesting Record in Georgia

What a difference a decade of conservation can make. In 2004, the number of loggerhead sea turtle nests on Georgia’s barrier island beaches, a prime...

After Year of Rehab, Sea Turtle Returns to Ocean Under a Rainbow (WATCH)

Even the sky seemed to be smiling as a loggerhead sea turtle returned to the ocean after 14 months of rehabilitation. As she crawled across...

Another Record Year for Sea Turtles in Florida

Leatherback turtle nesting reached a new record this year in Florida while the number of loggerhead sea turtle nests remained high, according to Fish...

Police Rescue Giant Sea Turtle From Car’s Trunk

After a shootout and high-speed chase (both initiated by the suspects), Costa Rican police found a giant endangered leatherback turtle in the trunk of...

US Declares 88 Beaches as ‘Critical Habitat’ for Loggerhead Sea Turtles

Almost half of the US coastline from North Carolina to Mississippi has just been designated as critical habitat for threatened loggerhead sea turtles of the...
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Florida Sea Turtle Owes Its Health to Denture Glue

A turtle rehab center in Florida turned to an unlikely substance to repair a sea turtle’s fractured shell: denture glue. A turtle left with a...
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Endangered Sea Turtles Nesting at Record Levels on Florida Beaches

Endangered sea turtles are nesting in record numbers along the southeast Atlantic Coast this summer, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said on Friday....
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Florida Cop Rescues 90 Wandering Sea Turtle Hatchlings

Sarasota police officers not only serve humans but also serve and protect animals. On patrol over the weekend, while Officer Derek Conley was stopped...
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Endangered Green Sea Turtles Make Comeback

In one of nature's best comeback stories, endangered green sea turtles have multiplied in Florida during the past two decades and are now thriving...

739 Miles of U.S. Beaches Protected for Loggerhead Sea Turtles

After five years of delay, the federal government today finally proposed the protection of more than 739 miles of critical habitat for threatened loggerhead...
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Leatherback Sea Turtles Granted Protection Along U.S. West Coast

A major decision to protect feeding hotspots for endangered leatherback sea turtles off the shores of Washington, Oregon and California was finalized last week...
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Leatherback Sea Turtles Granted Protection Along U.S. West Coast

A major decision to protect feeding hotspots for endangered leatherback sea turtles off the shores of Washington, Oregon and California was finalized last week...
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Endangered Hawksbill Sea Turtle Numbers Show Signs of Hope

Things may not be as bleak as they once seemed for one endangered sea turtle. A new survey finds that hawksbill turtles are more...
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Staying Up All Night to Save Sea Turtles (Video)

Ever since the night 10 years ago, when Oscar Aranda, a biology student out of college, witnessed the gruesome death of a sea turtle...