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Turtle Rescue

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...

LOOK: Dentist Saves Turtle With Unusual Fix

AP | Posted 09.12.2013 | Miami

MARATHON, Fla. -- A dentist used denture repair adhesive to help mend an endangered green sea turtle's fractured shell in the Florida Keys. On Thursd...

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...

Lucky Survivors Treated By The Turtle Hospital

AP | MATT SEDENSKY | Posted 05.09.2012 | Miami

MARATHON, Fla. -- The turtles at this waterfront hospital have been hit by boat propellers, caught in fishing nets, attacked by sharks, stricken with ...

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...