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Apr 15, 2015 03:35 PM ET // Discovery News
Once thought to be extinct, the distinctive creature with an upturned nose is being reintroduced to its native waters as part of a long-term recovery strategy.
Apr 9, 2015 10:10 AM ET // Anna Salleh, ABC Science Online
One of the last turtle populations in the world to be legally exploited for the 'tortoise shell' trade is finally recovering after a 25-year conservation effort.
Mar 13, 2015 09:53 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
The nearly 500-pound animal was rescued on Yawkey-South Island Reserve, suffering from low blood sugar and exhaustion.
Sep 26, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Here are just a few of the multiple species that will benefit from a new marine reserve in the Pacific.
Aug 18, 2014 04:30 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Amazon river turtles communicate with their hatchlings and with one another using vocalizations, recordings reveal.
Jun 17, 2014 11:45 AM ET // Esther Inglis-Arkell, io9.com
Breathing technique may be an important survival mechanism for species such as the Eastern painted turtle and the Australian Fitzroy river turtle.
Mar 4, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Sea turtles hatch from nests and go to sea, where they mysteriously seem to disappear for at least two years.
Jan 8, 2014 03:09 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Some of the largest beasts in the ancient seas had black skin or scales, new research finds.
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