Stories tagged: turtles
Thu., Aug. 18, 2016, 12:49 p.m.
Biologists remove dead conjoined twin from endangered turtle
Marine biologists in southern Italy have separated conjoined twin loggerhead turtles and released the surviving newborn into the Mediterranean Sea.
Wed., July 13, 2016, 2:45 p.m.
China has been killing turtles, coral, giant clams in South China Sea, tribunal finds
China struck back loudly and forcefully Wednesday after an international tribunal invalidated many of its claims in the South China Sea. But Beijing has largely been silent about some of …
Wed., April 27, 2016, 12:48 p.m.
Reader photo: Line up for picture day
These turtles were basking in the sun at Slavin Conservation Area. This shot was taken on April 16, after the intrepid photographer had to sneak in quietly through the brush. …
Thu., April 21, 2016, 5:12 p.m.
Recovering sea turtles flown from Seattle to San Diego
Two sea turtles that landed sickly and malnourished on shores far beyond their normal living range have been flown aboard a U.S. Coast Guard plane from Seattle to San Diego …
Sat., March 5, 2016, 4 p.m.
Turtles are key as Kenya balances ecology and development
Kenya is striving to strike a balance between developing its 330 miles of coastline for a billion-dollar tourism industry that employs a half-million people and preserving the environment that attracts …