Officials: Two-Foot Eel Tried To Eat Its Way Out From Bowels Of Loggerhead Sea TurtleA loggerhead sea turtle is recovering at the Turtle Hospital in the Florida Keys after it consumed a two-foot eel.
"Judy" Rehabbed, Released Just In Time For Mother's Day Hundreds of spectators, including moms with their families, applauded staff of the Florida Keys-based Turtle Hospital Saturday as they released a 150-pound sub-adult loggerhead sea turtle that has been convalescing at the rescue facility in Marathon.
First Time In 30 Years Baby Turtles Hatch On Key West BeachFor the first time in nearly three decades, baby loggerhead turtles have hatched on a busy Key West beach.
Sex & The Sea Turtles: Study Reveals Impact Of Climate Change Climate change is a hot topic and now a new study finds that climate change is causing trouble for sea turtles.
Florida Keys Launches "Turtle Cam"Now environmental enthusiasts from all over the world can tune in to see “turtle webcam”.
Critical Habitat Designated For Loggerhead TurtlesThe U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has designated some parts of Florida as a critical habitat for the highly threatened loggerhead sea turtle.
Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins In Florida It’s that time of the year again. If you are planning a trip to the beach, be careful where you step. It's sea turtle nesting season and State wildlife officials are hoping for another good turnout this year.
Loggerhead Turtle Rescued From A Coconut Grove Canal Rescued just in time. An injured loggerhead sea turtle was pulled out of a Coconut Grove canal by Florida Fish and Wildlife Officials after receiving a call from a good Samaritan of a turtle in distress.
Mended Sea Turtle Returns To Ocean Off The KeysTaco the loggerhead sea turtle, who was rescued on Cinco de Mayo, returned to the ocean off a posh Florida Keys resort Friday.
Rescued Young Turtle Expected To Make Full Recovery A young turtle found floating in a weed patch off the coast of the Keys is expected to make a full recovery.
Florida Sea Turtle Nesting Ends With Near-Record YearJust a few years ago, Florida's beloved loggerhead sea turtles were in a population slump. Not this year.
Florida Loggerhead Turtle Caught In BrooklynInstead of catching fish, a New York angler instead reeled in a 30-pound baby loggerhead turtle off a Brooklyn pier.
Sea Turtles Begin Nesting SeasonAs temperatures begin to hover in low 80s during the day, Spring is definitely in the air. Another sure sign of the change in the season, sea turtles will soon start making their way onto beaches up and down the state to lay their eggs.
Former President Carter Lends A Hand To Wayward Keys TurtleDuring a holiday vacation in the Florida Keys, former President Jimmy Carter helped release a rehabilitated loggerhead sea turtle Tuesday.