Tag: Turtles

Suit seeks to reverse Trump changes to sea turtle protection

NEW ORLEANS — Conservation groups sued on Tuesday to reverse changes made under former President Donald Trump to rules protecting sea turtles, even though...

New rules to protect turtles from shrimp nets postponed

NEW ORLEANS — New rules designed to keep endangered and threatened sea turtles from drowning in some inshore shrimp nets are being postponed, and...

Mini parade of rescued young sea turtles released into Gulf

GRAND ISLE, La. — A small parade of rescued young sea turtles has headed into the Gulf of Mexico from Louisiana — a bright...