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Lessons From a Sea Turtle

I have always had a passion for sea turtles!  Last October, while visiting the Big Island of Hawaii, I had the most amazing opportunity to view these stunning creatures, up close and personal, on the Punaluu black sand beach.  296 more words


One in a Thousand

[Green Renaissance]

“The Ponta do Ouro Partial Marine Reserve is part of the Ponta do Ouro-Kosi Bay TFCA, Africa’s first marine TFCA and part of the Lubombo TFCA. 192 more words


Why We Needed Planet Earth II (For Earth Day)

Planet Earth II came out recently, it is over now but the second series was incredible and I loved it.  It had even better ways of filming the animals since the first one, and even filmed big cats in this super cool night vision camera.  278 more words


Colors of life

By the sea

hues find me with eagerness

filling in the blanks with drops

captured image on cotton of white,

creation of beauty

sweeping me away… 167 more words


Florida: Sea Turtle Grants Program Awards

The Sea Turtle Grants Program (STGP), funded by the sale of Florida’s Helping Sea Turtles Survive specialty license plate, has awarded funds to numerous organizations in Florida for research, conservation, and education projects. 162 more words


17 rehabilitated sea turtles released in North Carolina

KURE BEACH, N.C. (WAVY) — Seventeen sea turtles rehabilitated in North Carolina are back in the ocean.

The aquarium says the turtles were released Tuesday at the Fort Fisher State Recreation Area in Kure Beach. 43 more words


Sea Grant Reports: Dolphins, Sea Turtles and the Impacts from Deepwater Horizon

Two popular marine animals—dolphins and sea turtles—are the focus of new publications from the Sea Grant Oil Spill Science Outreach Team. In the aftermath of the largest oil spill in history, many expressed concern about its impact on these long-lived, slow-to-mature creatures. 402 more words

Oil Spills