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TURTLE WATCH: Nesting season begins in Mackay

Premium Content TURTLE WATCH: Nesting season begins in Mackay

How you can help protect the turtles so their hatchlings make it safely to the sea...

What you need to know about turtle nesting season in Tweed

Premium Content What you need to know about turtle nesting season in Tweed

Beach goers should keep an eye out for signs of turtle nests

The concerning side effect of lack of rain on our turtles

The concerning side effect of lack of rain on our turtles

Warmer weather and the impact it has on creatures

HAPPY ENDING: Watch as turtles return to Mullers Lagoon

Premium Content HAPPY ENDING: Watch as turtles return to Mullers Lagoon

Tracey Bazzo cared for 250 turtles before releasing them.

Pitter patter of tiny rare turtle feet expected on beach

Premium Content Pitter patter of tiny rare turtle feet expected on beach

Volunteers out early to protect endangered species on beach.

Rare turtle sighting off Mackay the first ever recorded

Premium Content Rare turtle sighting off Mackay the first ever recorded

Reef Catchments contractors spotted the endangered turtle nesting on an island off...

Green turtles die caught in...

Green turtles die after being caught in marine debris

Fate of sea turtle populations in hands of public

Fate of sea turtle populations in hands of public

Central Queensland is home to four of seven marine turtle species.

Ever seen a turtle with a moss mohawk? You have now

Ever seen a turtle with a moss mohawk? You have now

Environmentalist snaps turtles in their element

A new procedure is saving more turtles

A new procedure is saving more turtles

Turtle release rates have gone up.

80 rescued eggs ready to hatch in rare Rainbow sighting

Premium Content 80 rescued eggs ready to hatch in rare Rainbow sighting

80 turtle eggs moved after big swell could be ready to hatch

The unbelievable journey of Captain Hook the turtle

The unbelievable journey of Captain Hook the turtle

Captain Hook is lucky to be alive.

Island closing to campers soon

Island closing to campers soon

Yearly closure helps turtles and seabirds

A Mexico trip will make friends turquoise with envy

A Mexico trip will make friends turquoise with envy

Get off the beaten tourist track in Mexico

DPI criticised by both sides of the shark net debate

DPI criticised by both sides of the shark net debate

Poor weather has stopped DPI from checking North Coast shark nets

Severe heat takes toll on turtles: shelter erected

Severe heat takes toll on turtles: shelter erected

Hatchlings are emerging and dying as the scorching midday sun hits

See turtles up close on rescue centre tour

See turtles up close on rescue centre tour

The turtles don't mind giving the tour groups a splash, too

Turtle headcount: Volunteers shell out for critical trip

Turtle headcount: Volunteers shell out for critical trip

Green turtles cheekier than "well-behaved" loggerheads

Nine males, one female; divers watch turtles get frisky

Nine males, one female; divers watch turtles get frisky

One female, nine males, this is all part of nature for turtles

The turquoise water is un-Belize-able!

The turquoise water is un-Belize-able!

The Belize jokes come thick and fast around here

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