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Tuesday, April 13, 2021
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Saving the turtles, one piece of art at a time

A local art gallery is helping one animal sanctuary just keep swimming, while helping local artists stay afloat.

Rare sea turtle found dead on North Carolina’s Outer Banks

A species of sea turtle that is rarely seen on North Carolina’s Outer Banks has been found dead in a Frisco marsh near the Pamlico Sound.

Environmental group to sue over sea turtle protections

An environmental group says it will take the National Marine Fisheries Service to court over reductions in plans to keep endangered and threatened sea turtles from drowning in inshore shrimp nets off of eight states.

Help name two NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher sea turtles

The North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher invites you to choose the names for two baby loggerhead sea turtles in aquarium care.

Two sea turtles released into warmer waters off Oak Island coast

Two sea turtles that traveled hundreds of miles to the North Carolina coast have been released back into the ocean.

On the Outer Banks, a sea turtle lays eggs unseasonably late

A green sea turtle has laid eggs unseasonably late in the year on a beach in North Carolina’s Outer Banks.

Rare white sea turtle found on South Carolina beach

Volunteers checking sea turtle nests on a South Carolina beach came upon a rare sight: a white sea turtle hatchling crawling across the sand.

Once near death, rescued sea turtles sent back to the ocean

Three sea turtles that were near death when they were plucked from the surf at the Jersey shore with illnesses or injuries are back in the ocean.

South Carolina beach town to consider sea turtle protection

Officials in a South Carolina island town are proposing an ordinance that would ban beachside homes from disturbing sea turtles by casting light from their properties onto the beach.

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Pet Pals: Black and white domestic short hair cat is looking for a new home

This week’s Pet Pal is a black and white domestic short hair cat named Shadow.

Sailing from ENC to Europe, the new adventure starts this summer

Sam Holmes is setting sail across the Atlantic Ocean and he is launching from Oriental