Sea Turtle Recovering at Oregon Aquarium

Sea Turtle Recovering at Oregon Aquarium

Sea turtles have a new icon, an olive ridley turtle, dubbed “Solstice,” currently recovering at the Oregon Coast Aquarium (OCA) in Newport, Or. Found stranded on the Long Beach Peninsula on the winter solstice, hence her name, she was dehydrated and hypothermic after presumably being swept by storm currents from the warm waters of her natural […]

Sea Turtle Migrates From Costa Rica to Ecuador (Video)

Sea Turtle Migrates From Costa Rica to Ecuador (Video)

A green sea turtle named Sanjay recently made a 14-day journey from Cocos Island National Park in Costa Rica to Ecuador’s Galapagos Marine Reserve, establishing the very first direct migration path between the two marine protected areas. The insight Sanjay gave scientists to the biological connectivity between the two areas highlights the importance of maintaining […]