(Bill Shields/WBZ)

Endangered Sea Turtles Rescued From Mass. Released Back To Ocean

They were among 72 Kemp’s Ridley sea turtles rescued by the New England Aquarium in November


(Bill Shields/WBZ)

Hundreds Of Stranded Sea Turtles Saved Off Cape Cod Beaches

Hundreds of endangered sea turtles have been rescued after washing ashore on Cape Cod Bay beaches.


Each year up to 150 sea turtles are rescued from Cape Cod beaches. (Karen Twomey/WBZ)

Dozens Of Sea Turtles Rescued From Cape Cod Beaches

In recent days 45 sea turtles washed ashore beaches on Cape Cod. The young turtles don’t yet know how to properly make their migration, and as a result they were stranded.


Rescued sea turtles. (Photo from Chris Gobeille)

Sea Turtles Rescued From South Shore Beaches

Sea turtles typically wash up on Cape Cod, but this week, two made rare appearances on the South Shore.


Ten sea turtles have been released off the Cape.

10 Rescued Turtles Released Off Cape Cod

Workers from the New England Aquarium have released 10 endangered sea turtles back into the wild, months after they were rescued after stranding themselves on Cape Cod.


Ten sea turtles have been released off the Cape.

Endangered Sea Turtles To Be Released On The Cape

A boat was headed out Friday night to release 10 endangered sea turtles back into the wild.


Dead leatherback turtles are washing ashore in Massachusetts.

Why Are Dead Leatherback Sea Turtles Washing Ashore Off Mass.?

It’s a troubling sight: giant, endangered turtles turning up dead on the Massachusetts coast.



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