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2:41 am on Friday August 17, 2012

Two turtles returned to the sea (Update: Photos)

Image by S.C. Aquarium Update: The two turtles were returned to their watery home yesterday, and if you wanted to make it but couldn't, the S.C. Aquarium has loads of photos for you; see them on Facebook. The S.C. Aquarium Sea Turtle Hospital will...
9:03 am on Wednesday August 17, 2011

Three rehabilitated sea turtles scheduled for release on Friday

Image by Flickr user sarowenThis Friday afternoon, bring the whole family out to Isle of Palms to watch 2 loggerheads and 1 Kemp's ridley be released back into the ocean after recuperating from various illnesses at the South Carolina Aquarium's Sea...
12:20 pm on Monday July 11, 2011

Endangered Kemp's ridley and two juvenile Loggerheads ready for release

Image by Flickr user Wendell ReedHead to Kiawah Island on Tuesday, July 12, for a one-of-a-kind heartwarming experience as three sea turtles are returned to the Atlantic Ocean. In partnership with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources...
10:19 am on Saturday June 18, 2011

Sea turtles to be released at Isle of Palms (update: released, photos)

Image by Flickr user Coda A loggerhead sea turtle.Update June 18: The three sea turtles were released before a respectably sized crowd on the Isle of Palms on Friday.┬á The Post and Courier´╗┐ was on hand and has a short report and solid photo gallery...
7:30 am on Saturday May 7, 2011

Sea Turtle Hospital releasing six mended patients back into the wild

Image by Flickr user danbodensteinSouth Carolina Aquarium's Sea Turtle Hospital invites the public out on Saturday evening to watch as six special sea turtles are released back into their natural habitat. The release is scheduled for Saturday, May...
8:25 am on Tuesday December 14, 2010

Sea Turtle Hospital receives record number of patients due to cold snap

Image by Flickr user motleypixelThe cold snap lingering along the east coast has caused more than 100 sea turtles to wash up along North Carolina beaches in the past week. In turn, the South Carolina Aquarium's Sea Turtle Rescue Program has taken in...
8:26 am on Tuesday August 24, 2010

Regional sea turtle survey recaptures first sea turtle ever rehabilitated by the South Carolina Aquarium

Image by Flickr user brian.gratwickeThe long-term value of rehabilitating sea turtles was substantiated on July 5th, when the first loggerhead rehabilitated at the South Carolina Aquarium was recaptured nearly 10 years after it was released from...
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