Posts Tagged ‘turtles’

Adult female Diamondback Terrapin. (Photo by NOAA)

Pregnant Turtles Delay Air Traffic in New York

Pregnant turtles native to Jamaica Bay have once again emerged to nest on land, marching onto one of the runways at JFK International Airport and causing what one Twitter user called, "[the] cutest delay ever!"
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Hundreds of Endangered Turtles Found in Luggage at Bangok Airport

Thai airport customs officials discovered and seized 451 turtles packed into several suitcases after arriving from Bangladesh, officials said Thursday.
by BNO News


JFK Airport Runway Closed Due to Turtles

Not even a half day after severe thunderstorms wreaked havoc on local air travelers, this morning JFK is battling another force of mother nature: Turtles.
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