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Archive for January 2011

Rehabilitation Gives Endangered Green Sea Turtle Second Chance at Life

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hdwZcO19aNI&w=640&h=390] Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s staff and volunteer crew nurtured an endangered green sea turtle back to health, releasing the 21.23 pound juvenile turtle back into the ocean on its 62nd day at the non-profit sea turtle hospital. A crowd of over 500 gathered on Juno Beach to cheer on “Cletus,” who was found by biologists…

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Loggerhead Marinelife Center to Release Endangered Sea Turtle This Saturday

WHAT: A 21.23 pound juvenile green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) will complete its transition from rescue to release on Saturday, January 22, 2011 at 12:00 p.m. (weather and surf permitting) with help from the Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) rehabilitation staff and volunteers that have cared for it since November 21, 2010. The public is invited…

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New Year, New Blog, New Sea Turtle

Hi folks! My name is Brittany Jo Miller and I am the new Sr. Coordinator, Marketing & Communications for Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach, Florida. One of the components of my new position is blogging about what’s happening here on the world’s most important sea turtle nesting beach. Trust me when I say, there’s…

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