Reptiles

Turtle-cam Reveals Unique View of Great Barrier Reef

A small high-quality camera has been attached to the shell of a turtle giving a unique view of Australia's Great Barrier Reef

02 July 2015

WWF: Follow Sabah and Sarawak and ban turtle egg sales nationwide

There should be a nationwide ban on the trade of sea turtle eggs of any kind, and not just in Sabah and Sarawak, said the World Wide Fund for Nature

29 June 2015

To the rescue: Helping threatened Mediterranean sea turtles

Researchers Ullmann and Stachowitsch critically review the current state of sea turtle rescue centres and first-aid stations in relation to the mortality trends for two charismatic yet endangered f

24 June 2015

Cutting plastic waste to save marine life might raise living costs, Queensland MP says

The Queensland opposition has urged the government to resist a scheme to cut marine wildlife deaths by restricting plastic bag use because they say it will raise th

08 June 2015

World Turtle Day

World Turtle Day which is being celebrated on 23 May has been held yearly since 2000.

21 May 2015

Injured sea turtle gets 3D printed jaw

A 3D-printed beak has been fitted to a sea turtle injured by a collision with a boat's propeller.

BBC

18 May 2015

Endangered loggerhead turtles losing their battle with egg-stealing goannas

Red flags and hot chilli powder do not stop the yellow-spotted goannas from raiding nests on Wreck Rock beach, Queensland

29 April 2015

Endangered loggerhead turtles losing their battle with egg-stealing goannas

Red flags and hot chilli powder do not stop the yellow-spotted goannas from raiding nests on Wreck Rock beach, Queensland

29 April 2015

Detectan manchas en 5 playas de Gran Canaria pertenecientes a la Reserva de la Biosfera

Los voluntarios de Ecologistas en Acción han detectado durante este fin de semana manchas de hidrocarburos en cinco playas del municipio de Mogán pertenecientes a la Reserva de la Biosfera de Gran

27 April 2015