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Global warming puts sea turtles at risk

As temps warm, most eggs will produce females

Staff Report

Global warming was first identified as a potential threat to sea turtles in the 1980s because the temperature at which the eggs incubate helps determine the sex of the embryos. 571 more words

Environment

Larry the Lonely Leatherback...Finished Paintings!!

Hello Friends,

I have finished the paintings for my picture book, so today, I am posting the story in its entirety.  The paintings are still in rough draft form, but I wanted to share it.   323 more words

Sea Turtles

Watch: Four rehabilitated sea turtles released in Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. –   On Thursday, four rehabilitated sea turtles were released by the Virginia  Aquarium Stranding Response Program.

Llama, Max, Chartreuse and Sea Foam Green are the sea turtles taking part in the event. 77 more words

News

East Coast Mermaid Turns ONE! 🎉

I’ve always been a dream chaser and I’ve always dreamed BIG. Some might say I’m known for dreaming TOO big. A little over a year ago, East Coast Mermaid was just a thought swirling amongst thousands of others in my head. 458 more words

Emancipation

Emancipation From Fear –

This painting is a story, and the story is whatever the person viewing it first recognizes. It can be as it appears, a sea turtle at the moment of freedom from the restraints of a discarded fishing net that ultimately, would have ended its life. 124 more words

Digital Painting

Kiholo Bay, Hawaii

Kiholo Bay, located on the Kona side of the Big Island of Hawaii, is absolutely breath-taking. Tucked away along the lava-covered coastline, this little gem is a must see. 15 more words

Photographs

Happy World Sea Turtle Day!

There seems to be a day for everything now, but I’m not complaining for this one…

Every animal on this planet is important in their own right, but there’s something about turtles that captures a lot of people’s hearts. 736 more words

Conservation