Leatherback Turtle

A Coast Guard crew worked with the Center for Coastal Studies to free a leatherback turtle tangled in lines. (Photo courtesy of U.S. Coast Guard)

Coast Guard Teams Up With Center For Coastal Studies In Turtle Rescue

Coast Guard crews and the Center for Coastal Studies in Provincetown worked together to free a leatherback turtle Saturday after it was entangled in lines outside Buzzards Bay.

08/30/2014

Rescuers disentangled a large sea turtle off Cape Cod. (Photo courtesy Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies)

Rescuers Save Large Sea Turtle Off Cape Cod

Animal rescuers say they have disentangled a large leatherback sea turtle that was trapped in fishing gear off of Cape Cod.

07/07/2014

Rescuers worked to save a turtle off Barnstable on Thursday. (Credit: Mass Audubon Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary)

Officials Ask Public To Keep Eye Out For Leatherback Turtle Near Cape Cod

Officials are asking people to keep an eye out around the shores of Barnstable after they rescued a 650-pound leatherback sea turtle that stranded in low tide on Wednesday.

09/14/2013

Rescuers worked to save a turtle off Barnstable on Thursday. (Credit: Mass Audubon Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary)

Turtle Tagged In Trinidad Becomes Stranded In Barnstable

A leatherback sea turtle, previously tagged in Trinidad, became stranded on a sandbar off Barnstable.

09/12/2013

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