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Sea Turtles Disoriented on Florida Island

Animals  (tags: sea turtles, disoriented, Maria Island, Florida, wildlife, protection, humans )

- 1770 days ago -
At least six female sea turtles have become disoriented this summer on Anna Maria Island in Florida, unable to find their way back to the water after coming to shore to nest.

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Christeen A (368)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 4:56 am
What causes this and how can we help?

Helen Porter (39)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 5:02 pm
Ah, there's my sea turtle.


Danuta W (1249)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 4:46 am

Cheryl B (21)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 4:49 am

Jennifer M (0)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 2:55 pm
It's the chemical dispersants flooded into the gulf by BP. Isn't this obvious with all the marine deaths in and around the gulf?

Lisa Zilli (17)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 3:26 pm
Please help save sea turtles:

Jeanne R (1203)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 3:43 pm
This is so sad. How bad do things have to get before action is taken?

Christine Stewart (134)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 3:43 pm
They need to have someone patrol the beaches to help these poor animals!

. (0)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 4:37 pm
It wouldn't also have anything to connect it to all the pollutants in the area either would it?

Sheila D (194)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 8:12 pm
Read and noted. Hope they find out soon what is causing this. Have there been problems with turtles in nesting sites other than FL?

irene davis (74)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 11:08 pm
bloody sad.

Dwain La'Brooy (331)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 12:16 am

Past Member (0)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 7:17 am
sadly noted,thank you 18/7

Aud nordby (740)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 8:34 am
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