27 Feb '13, 7pm

Leatherback sea turtles suffer 78 percent decline at critical nesting sites in Pacific

Climate change threatens population of Earth’s largest sea turtle (11/19/2012) A drier, hotter climate in Central America could wipe out the population of leatherback sea turtles from the eastern Pacific Ocean by the year 2100, according to a grim projection published on July 1 in Nature Climate Change. Already critically endangered from fisheries by-catch and historic egg poaching, leatherbacks can hardly accommodate another human-related threat. Yet scientists still hold out hope for interventions that could save the turtles. Jaguar v. sea turtle: when land and marine conservation icons collide (05/16/2012) At first, an encounter between a jaguar (Panthera onca) and a green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) seems improbable, even ridiculous, but the two species do come into fatal contact when a female turtle, every two to four years, crawls up a jungle beach to lay her eggs. A...

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Pacific Leatherback Sea Turtles Could Be Extinct in 20 Years

Pacific Leatherback Sea Turtles Could Be Extinc...

ecorazzi.com 28 Feb '13, 12pm

Numbers for the turtles have been declining by 5.9 percent since the 1980′s. The study reports, ”one of the sites on Bird’...

S.E.A Aquarium

S.E.A Aquarium

ohsofickle.blogspot.com 02 Mar '13, 11am

Headed to Resorts World Sentosa to check out the S.E.A Aquarium - The World's Largest Aquarium, here in Singapore!

Sea Turtles Dig the Dark

Sea Turtles Dig the Dark

earthtimes.org 11 Mar '13, 11am

STC recognizes to mitigate the negative impacts of light pollution will require the behavior change of local government, o...

WATCH: Two Rehabilitated Sea Lions Released Into the Wild

WATCH: Two Rehabilitated Sea Lions Released Int...

ecorazzi.com 27 Feb '13, 1pm

The male and female sea lions were taken into the Pacific Marine Mammal Center in December, the male, Yardley, weighing ju...

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searchengineland.com 05 Mar '13, 2pm

In the latest video from Google’s head of search spam, Matt Cutts, he addresses Google’s standards for manually removing s...

PropertyNews 1055 private housing units expecte...

propertyguru.com.sg 28 Feb '13, 5am

Two residential sites have been put up for sale which could yield 1,055 units and provide developers and home buyers with ...

Vintage Purse Handbag Pacific Island Sea Shell Unique OOAK Handmade #Etsy

Vintage Purse Handbag Pacific Island Sea Shell ...

etsy.com 01 Mar '13, 1pm

The ultimate summertime accessory, this seashell purse made from ring top cowrie shells, money cowrie shells and cone shel...