THE body of the giant Galapagos tortoise called 'Lonesome George' is being embalmed in New York.
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Explore the glories of the Galapagos with Silversea ExpeditionsFor seafarers seeking adventure and nature little beats the glorious Galapagos Islands where flora and fauna merge with ancient artefacts and history. To get a truly up close and...
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A photographic exhibition showing the Galapagos Islands in a new light has gone on show in Adelaide.
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An eco-lodge under the Guy Harvey Outpost Resort flag is scheduled to open in the Galapagos Islands in 2016.
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Officials from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources say volunteers and researchers have found loggerhead sea turtle nests on Wassaw, St. Catherines and Ossabaw Islands.Click to Continue »
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Some land animals, fragile ecosystems and marine life unique to the Galapagos could literally be facing death-by-tourism and invasive organisms over time, say marine biologists.The distinctive set of Islands are besieged by boats and planes that...
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ISLAMADORA — A loggerhead sea turtle that swallowed a fisherman’s baited hook has been returned to the ocean off the Florida Keys following successful surgery. About 100 spectators cheered as the 145-pound turtle nicknamed Sandy slipped out of a fiberglass washtub and into the water Saturday. The loggerhead sea turtle is classified by National Oceanic and Atmospheric...
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Apr. 26 - Legendary country singer George Jones dies at age 81. Lindsay Claiborn reports.
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Staff at Suma Aqualife Park in Japan have designed special rubber fins for a loggerhead turtle who had her flippers ripped off in a shark attack.
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