What If Sea Turtles Don`t See The Light?
True, the charge against the city is based on a theory that baby sea turtles ... happen to be any campfires west of A1A on this particular night, which was a night when there was no moon at all! In other words, it was the dark of the moon. Did some of them ...
Early Pinellas sea turtle numbers are encouraging
Last week, a nest on Indian Rocks Beach yielded one of the season's first batches of baby sea ... over what happens once the hatchlings reach the sea; they focus on modifying people's behavior to make sure the turtles can make it to the water.
Leatherback turtle, a rare sight, delights Butler Beach walkers
After finishing up making her nest, the leatherback turtle was covered in sand, and she began her long journey back to the water as ... the beach. Baby turtles that are trying to make it to the ocean can fall into holes in the sand and get trapped there ...
Baby turtles on beach teach a lesson for mankind
We found the soft, leathery remains of two white eggshells. Near the shells lay the motionless bodies of two baby turtles ... harvesting sea turtle eggs to be sold in bars as aphrodisiacs. If that didn't get the turtles, raccoons, ghost crabs, ants ...
Families advised not to keep turtles as pets
While vacationing at the beach, a family stops by a gift shop and buys a baby ... 10-inch shell and that it's illegal to even possess them in Tennessee." Ijams has two adult red-eared sliders. The exhibit also includes a large snapping turtle, soft-shelled ...