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Louisiana steps up for sea turtles, sustainable seafood

The Monterey Bay Aquarium commends the State of Louisiana for acting to improve the sustainability of its shrimp fishery and helping protect sea turtles. Newly enacted legislation… 329 more words

Ocean Policy

Identifying sea turtle species

There are seven species of sea turtles and to the untrained eye they look somewhat similar. In fact, turtles are often misidentified in the press: it is not rare to see the picture of a… 243 more words

Conservation

Expert says more sea turtles could mean more, larger sharks

WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A shark attack expert says bigger sharks could be patrolling closer to North Carolina shores because of the influx of sea turtles during the 2015 nesting season. 117 more words

Local News

6 Signs of Hope For Our Blue World

Original post from Human Nature

‘…………By Dr. Sebastian Troeng

Diving in the clear blue waters of the Caribbean in March, I saw why the obituary for the Caribbean’s ocean health has been written multiple times. 1,047 more words

Environment

Seven sea turtles released at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront

Virginia Beach, Va. – The Virginia Aquarium released six Kemp’s ridley sea turtles and one loggerhead turtle back into the ocean on Wednesday. The turtles had been accidentally hooked by fisherman at local piers and taken to the aquarium to be rehabbed. 224 more words

News

Virginia Aquarium releases sea turtles back into ocean

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) – In the shadow of King Neptune at the Oceanfront, seven sea turtles were given a second chance at life Wednesday. 189 more words

Local News

Distractions from the Primary Mission

What if the things we Christians fight for with the most passion turn out to be mere distractions from our primary mission here on earth as Christians? 1,209 more words

Christianity

whitefeatherfloating reblogged this on Patsy's Creative Corner and commented:

This post was written by my husband. I find it to be very encouraging. Have a wonderful day, and give someone you love a big hug! :)