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Sea power brings hope of turtles hatching on St Helena

The waves that pound against Sandy Bay Beach may have made it possible for green turtle eggs to hatch naturally on St Helena for the first time in decades. 590 more words

St Helena

A time of waiting

On Thursday a colleague came into my office to say that we need to shut off Sandy Bay beach because of green turtles nesting (Like the one above that I saw when I was diving yesterday). 366 more words

Green turtles 'attempting to nest on St Helena'

Green turtles have been attempting to nest on St Helena, the island’s marine conservation section has reported.

Part of Sandy Bay Beach is to be closed off while the conservation team finds out the state of the nests discovered. 246 more words

St Helena

A month in........

So there is a bit to catch up on this time! After our week chasing whale sharks, it was time for social events!

Saturday was a trip to Gill and Martins for a BBQ, it was a gathering of all the people who met on Ascension on the way down to St Helena. 2,013 more words

Rescuing Sea Turtles - A guest post by Susan Branting

You’re probably familiar with the danger humans pose to sea turtles—from plastic waste and fishing lines to damage from boat propellers—but have you heard of “bubble butt”? 451 more words

The Turtle Hospital

The Turtle Hospital of Marathon is a veterinary hospital for sick and injured turtles. Before we talk about the turtles you need to know a couple things. 139 more words

Recovery Plan for Bermuda’s Resident Turtles

Bernews reports that the Department of Conservation Services has completed a management plan, in consultation with scientists and sea turtle specialists, which describes the actions needed to conserve Bermuda’s resident populations of green and hawksbill  342 more words