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Turtle Rescue

One Man's Compassion Saved These Turtles' Lives

The Dodo | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 12.08.2015 | Green

Pulled from the ocean to be sold as food, two sea turtles in Papua New Guinea faced almost certain death. But thanks to one man's compassion, they fou...

After Car Accident, Turtle's Shell Is Healing Thanks To Some Good Ol' Hardware Store DIY

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 06.16.2015 | Good News

Some common hardware supplies are being used to help send this turtle on a road to recovery. The Wildlife Rehabilitation Center at the Wisconsin H...

Coast Guard Drug Mission Turns Into Heartwarming Sea Turtle Rescue

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 06.10.2015 | Green

The U.S. Coast Guard uploaded a video on Monday showing a small crew of guardsmen rescuing two turtles entangled in ocean debris. Members of the Co...

Diver Saves Sea Turtle And Receives Adorable Thank You

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 07.31.2014 | Green

Not every story about sea life mistakenly caught in a net ends this beautifully, so it's important to recognize when one does. According to Dominic...

Disabled Turtle Fitted With Amazing Prosthetic Flippers After Shark Attack

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 02.12.2013 | Green

A disabled turtle pulled from a Japanese fisherman's net several years ago has been given a new lease on life with the development of high-tech, prost...

Dan Froomkin

Turtle Rescue Efforts Are Guided By Hope And Guesswork, Not Data (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Federal wildlife officials embarking on a mass relocation of sea turtle hatchlings from the Northern Gulf Coast are hoping the endangered animals have...

WATCH: Wildlife Agents Rescue Gulf Turtles, Only 1 in 5 Survive

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CBS hops aboard a boat with a team of wildlife agents heading 35 miles off the Gulf coast to rescue every sea turtle they come across. Even though so...