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'Turtles' - 65 News Result(s)

  • 300 Endangered Sea Turtles Found Dead Off Mexican Coast

    300 Endangered Sea Turtles Found Dead Off Mexican Coast

    About 300 endangered sea turtles were found dead off the southern coast of Mexico on Tuesday, trapped in fishing nets, shortly after more than 100 dead turtles were recovered.

  • How Turtles Got Their Shell? A Missing Link Sheds Light On Mystery

    How Turtles Got Their Shell? A Missing Link Sheds Light On Mystery

    How did the turtle get its shell? It sounds like the start of a fable, but it's something scientists have wondered for years, and new fossil research is providing some clues.

  • Toxic, Red Algae Bloom Leaves Trail Of Dead Marine Animals In Florida

    Toxic, Red Algae Bloom Leaves Trail Of Dead Marine Animals In Florida

    Florida's governor this week made official what residents of Southwest Florida already knew: The bloom of toxic algae that has darkened Gulf waters is an emergency. The red tide has made breathing difficult for locals, scared away tourists, and strewn popular beaches with the stinking carcasses of fish, eels, porpoises, turtles, manatees and one 26...

  • The Internet: A Dangerous Place for Wild Animals

    The Internet: A Dangerous Place for Wild Animals

    From ivory baubles and leopard coats to rare turtles and live bears, the online market for protected wildlife is booming.

  • Lakhs Of Baby Olive Ridley Turtles Buried Alive After Heavy Rain Hits Odisha's Gahirmatha Beach

    Lakhs Of Baby Olive Ridley Turtles Buried Alive After Heavy Rain Hits Odisha's Gahirmatha Beach

    Lakhs of hatchlings of the endangered Olive Ridley sea turtles were found buried alive at Gahirmatha nesting ground as the babies failed to emerge out of pits following compaction of sand particles caused by thundershowers.

  • On Earth Day, Mumbaikars Pledge To Clean Up Dadar Beach

    On Earth Day, Mumbaikars Pledge To Clean Up Dadar Beach

    Mumbai is celebrating World Earth Day 2018 by stepping up its effort to clean its beaches and control the marine pollution caused by plastic. Shiv Sena leader Aditya Thackeray and actor Dia Mirza spent over an hour at Dadar beach to support a movement that took inspiration from lawyer Afroz Shah's massive clean up effort at Versova beach, which rec...

  • Baby Turtle Poops Plastic After Swallowing It In The Ocean

    Baby Turtle Poops Plastic After Swallowing It In The Ocean

    A heartbreaking video released by an Australian zoo shows a pile of plastic next to a baby turtle that had swallowed it in the ocean. The turtle has been pooping out plastic, says the zoo. The video comes with a stern reminder from Perth Zoo: "reduce your use of plastic and dispose of it responsibly."

  • Olive Ridley Turtles: The Nesting Site In Mumbai Beach And Chatter Around it

    Olive Ridley Turtles: The Nesting Site In Mumbai Beach And Chatter Around it

    A rare sight on Versova beach excited Mumbaikars on Friday. 87 hatchlings of the Olive Ridley turtle were spotted. Conservationists say this is the first time in almost two decades the turtles have been seen while some others question the nesting site

  • Olive Ridley Turtles Are Back At Mumbai's Versova Beach After 20 Years

    Olive Ridley Turtles Are Back At Mumbai's Versova Beach After 20 Years

    Olive Ridley turtles have a new tale to tell at Mumbai's Versova beach. A group of volunteers engaged in a clean-up of the Versova beach stumbled upon Olive Ridley hatchlings on the wet sand. They called the forest officials and made sure that the turtles walked into the sea without any trouble.

  • Over 100 Endangered Olive Ridley Turtles Found Dead Along Chennai Coast

    Over 100 Endangered Olive Ridley Turtles Found Dead Along Chennai Coast

    Over a hundred Olive Ridley turtles have been found dead along Chennai shores in the last two weeks since the nesting season began. Conservationists are worried there could be a three-fold jump in turtle casualty this season due to various reasons, including the use of banned gill nets and mechanised fishing boats.

  • Dolphins Spotted At Olive Ridley Nesting Site In Odisha's Ganjam District

    Dolphins Spotted At Olive Ridley Nesting Site In Odisha's Ganjam District

    The Rushikulya river mouth off Ganjam coast in Odisha, famous for mass nesting of endangered Olive Ridley turtles, has attracted quite a few dolphins too, a forest official has said.

  • Climate Change Is Turning 99% Of These Baby Sea Turtles Female

    Climate Change Is Turning 99% Of These Baby Sea Turtles Female

    Green sea turtles do not develop into males or females due to sex chromosomes, like humans and most other mammals do. Instead, the temperature outside a turtle egg influences the sex of the growing embryo. And this unusual biological quirk, scientists say, endangers their future in a warmer world.

  • Forest Department Drive To Ensure Safety Of Olive Ridley Turtles

    Forest Department Drive To Ensure Safety Of Olive Ridley Turtles

    The forest department has set up nine protection units to ensure safe nesting of Olive Ridley turtles near Rushikulya river mouth in Ganjam district.

  • Odisha Gears Up For Nesting Season Of Olive Ridley Turtles

    Odisha Gears Up For Nesting Season Of Olive Ridley Turtles

    With the season for mass nesting of Olive Ridley sea turtles approaching, the Odisha government has geared up to ensure safety of the endangered species.

  • The Travel Habits of Highly Successful CEOs

    The Travel Habits of Highly Successful CEOs

    In the era of the humble brag, it's harder than ever to know how your boss travels. Assuming he or she is the type that likes to share, you might see a suggestion of a private jet or a swanky beach resort on Instagram-or hear one unassuming story about the sea turtles that swam under the paddleboard in St. Barthelemy.

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'Turtles' - 65 News Result(s)

  • 300 Endangered Sea Turtles Found Dead Off Mexican Coast

    300 Endangered Sea Turtles Found Dead Off Mexican Coast

    About 300 endangered sea turtles were found dead off the southern coast of Mexico on Tuesday, trapped in fishing nets, shortly after more than 100 dead turtles were recovered.

  • How Turtles Got Their Shell? A Missing Link Sheds Light On Mystery

    How Turtles Got Their Shell? A Missing Link Sheds Light On Mystery

    How did the turtle get its shell? It sounds like the start of a fable, but it's something scientists have wondered for years, and new fossil research is providing some clues.

  • Toxic, Red Algae Bloom Leaves Trail Of Dead Marine Animals In Florida

    Toxic, Red Algae Bloom Leaves Trail Of Dead Marine Animals In Florida

    Florida's governor this week made official what residents of Southwest Florida already knew: The bloom of toxic algae that has darkened Gulf waters is an emergency. The red tide has made breathing difficult for locals, scared away tourists, and strewn popular beaches with the stinking carcasses of fish, eels, porpoises, turtles, manatees and one 26...

  • The Internet: A Dangerous Place for Wild Animals

    The Internet: A Dangerous Place for Wild Animals

    From ivory baubles and leopard coats to rare turtles and live bears, the online market for protected wildlife is booming.

  • Lakhs Of Baby Olive Ridley Turtles Buried Alive After Heavy Rain Hits Odisha's Gahirmatha Beach

    Lakhs Of Baby Olive Ridley Turtles Buried Alive After Heavy Rain Hits Odisha's Gahirmatha Beach

    Lakhs of hatchlings of the endangered Olive Ridley sea turtles were found buried alive at Gahirmatha nesting ground as the babies failed to emerge out of pits following compaction of sand particles caused by thundershowers.

  • On Earth Day, Mumbaikars Pledge To Clean Up Dadar Beach

    On Earth Day, Mumbaikars Pledge To Clean Up Dadar Beach

    Mumbai is celebrating World Earth Day 2018 by stepping up its effort to clean its beaches and control the marine pollution caused by plastic. Shiv Sena leader Aditya Thackeray and actor Dia Mirza spent over an hour at Dadar beach to support a movement that took inspiration from lawyer Afroz Shah's massive clean up effort at Versova beach, which rec...

  • Baby Turtle Poops Plastic After Swallowing It In The Ocean

    Baby Turtle Poops Plastic After Swallowing It In The Ocean

    A heartbreaking video released by an Australian zoo shows a pile of plastic next to a baby turtle that had swallowed it in the ocean. The turtle has been pooping out plastic, says the zoo. The video comes with a stern reminder from Perth Zoo: "reduce your use of plastic and dispose of it responsibly."

  • Olive Ridley Turtles: The Nesting Site In Mumbai Beach And Chatter Around it

    Olive Ridley Turtles: The Nesting Site In Mumbai Beach And Chatter Around it

    A rare sight on Versova beach excited Mumbaikars on Friday. 87 hatchlings of the Olive Ridley turtle were spotted. Conservationists say this is the first time in almost two decades the turtles have been seen while some others question the nesting site

  • Olive Ridley Turtles Are Back At Mumbai's Versova Beach After 20 Years

    Olive Ridley Turtles Are Back At Mumbai's Versova Beach After 20 Years

    Olive Ridley turtles have a new tale to tell at Mumbai's Versova beach. A group of volunteers engaged in a clean-up of the Versova beach stumbled upon Olive Ridley hatchlings on the wet sand. They called the forest officials and made sure that the turtles walked into the sea without any trouble.

  • Over 100 Endangered Olive Ridley Turtles Found Dead Along Chennai Coast

    Over 100 Endangered Olive Ridley Turtles Found Dead Along Chennai Coast

    Over a hundred Olive Ridley turtles have been found dead along Chennai shores in the last two weeks since the nesting season began. Conservationists are worried there could be a three-fold jump in turtle casualty this season due to various reasons, including the use of banned gill nets and mechanised fishing boats.

  • Dolphins Spotted At Olive Ridley Nesting Site In Odisha's Ganjam District

    Dolphins Spotted At Olive Ridley Nesting Site In Odisha's Ganjam District

    The Rushikulya river mouth off Ganjam coast in Odisha, famous for mass nesting of endangered Olive Ridley turtles, has attracted quite a few dolphins too, a forest official has said.

  • Climate Change Is Turning 99% Of These Baby Sea Turtles Female

    Climate Change Is Turning 99% Of These Baby Sea Turtles Female

    Green sea turtles do not develop into males or females due to sex chromosomes, like humans and most other mammals do. Instead, the temperature outside a turtle egg influences the sex of the growing embryo. And this unusual biological quirk, scientists say, endangers their future in a warmer world.

  • Forest Department Drive To Ensure Safety Of Olive Ridley Turtles

    Forest Department Drive To Ensure Safety Of Olive Ridley Turtles

    The forest department has set up nine protection units to ensure safe nesting of Olive Ridley turtles near Rushikulya river mouth in Ganjam district.

  • Odisha Gears Up For Nesting Season Of Olive Ridley Turtles

    Odisha Gears Up For Nesting Season Of Olive Ridley Turtles

    With the season for mass nesting of Olive Ridley sea turtles approaching, the Odisha government has geared up to ensure safety of the endangered species.

  • The Travel Habits of Highly Successful CEOs

    The Travel Habits of Highly Successful CEOs

    In the era of the humble brag, it's harder than ever to know how your boss travels. Assuming he or she is the type that likes to share, you might see a suggestion of a private jet or a swanky beach resort on Instagram-or hear one unassuming story about the sea turtles that swam under the paddleboard in St. Barthelemy.

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