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Published on Thursday, 12 April 2012 08:59
The Inside SeaWorld
official website recently uploaded the latest preview video that gives us a behind-the-scenes look at the attraction and everything that revolves around it. In this episode, SeaWorld focuses on the conservation side, showing how they take care of the Sea Turtles:
SeaWorld Orlando's TurtleTrek Webisode No. 5: Turtle Conservation
Take an insider's look at how SeaWorld Orlando returns a rehabilitated sea turtle back into its natural environment. Learn from turtle expert, Dan Conklin, what this sub-adult loggerhead suffered from and how SeaWorld prepared it for its return and how you, too, can help save turtles.
For 45 years, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment has helped animals in need -- ill, injured and orphaned. More than 20,000 animals have been rescued by our experts. SeaWorld’s animal rescue team is on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
To help protect this threatened species, make sure fishing line and trash is disposed of properly. When fishing, use new "circle" hooks - sea turtles are less likely to swallow the circle-shaped hooks than traditional J-shaped, which cause suffocation or internal bleeding when swallowed. Also, if a sea turtle’s nest is seen, please contact authorities.
Aren't these majestic creatures? We certainly can't wait to see them in the new TurtleTrek attraction! By the way, a new SeaWorld Orlando photo-update is coming real soon. Stay tuned.
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