Texas Sea Turtle rescue takes in thousands of cold-stunned turtles

first_imgAdvertisementRecommended ArticlesBrie Larson Reportedly Replacing Robert Downey Jr. As The Face Of The MCURead more81 commentsGal Gadot Reportedly Being Recast As Wonder Woman For The FlashRead more29 comments On Wednesday morning, officials from SpaceX arrived at the rescue to donate a large generator that is capable of restoring power to the water tank heaters. Four rescued from boat hanging over dam in Texas reservoir June 14, 2021 AdvertisementVolunteers at Sea Turtle, Inc. have taken in well over 2,500 sea turtles that have been cold-stunned. They worked long hours in freezing temperatures to help give cold-stunned sea turtles a chance at survival.Due to the overflow in capacity, some turtles were taken to the nearby City of South Padre Island Convention Center and Visitors Bureau to warm up. Early Sunday morning, the sea turtle rescue lost power and wasn’t able to heat the tanks where their resident sea turtles live. The rescue posted on social media and asked the public to donate generators to help keep the turtles alive. Advertisement RELATEDTOPICS Two green sea turtles released after recovering from red tide poisoning June 14, 2021 “This is the biggest sea turtle cold-stunned event in south Texas and we are overly grateful for the support,” Sea Turtle, Inc. officials said in a post on Facebook.CLICK HERE if you would like to send a monetary donation to Sea Turtle, Inc.center_img SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Tx. — Sea Turtle, Inc. in South Padre Island, Texas has been rescuing and housing more than 2,500 cold-stunned sea turtles.A winter storm sweeping across most of the United States has caused the water temperatures of south Texas shores to drop quickly and dramatically. On Sunday, Captain Henry of Henry’s Charters helped rescue 142 sea turtles by taking Sea Turtle, Inc. volunteers out on the water.“Selfless acts like Captain Henry’s reminds us of the wonderful and dedicated community we are lucky enough to be part of,” Wendy Knight, Executive Director of Sea Turtle, Inc., said. AdvertisementTags: sea turtlesTexasvolunteer LCSO among law enforcement agencies deploying officers to Texas, Arizona June 16, 2021 13 hurt in Austin, Texas mass shooting June 14, 2021 AdvertisementDC Young Fly knocks out heckler (video) – Rolling OutRead more6 comments’Mortal Kombat’ Exceeded Expectations Says WarnerMedia ExecutiveRead more2 commentsDo You Remember Bob’s Big Boy?Read more1 commentsKISS Front Man Paul Stanley Reveals This Is The End Of KISS As A Touring Band, For RealRead more1 comments Advertisementlast_img read more

Verizon to Launch its 5G Ultra Wideband Network in Chicago and Minneapolis

first_imgVerizon announced that they will launch their 5G Ultra Wideband Network in Chicago and Minneapolis, on April 11, 2019. This 5G Service launch will coincide with the offering of a new 5G moto mod by Motorola. When paired with the Motorola Z3, the 5G moto mod creates the world’s first 5G-enabled smartphone. Select areas of Chicago and Minneapolis will be the first to experience Verizon’s 5G Ultra Wideband mobile service, and the company has plans to rapidly expand the coverage area. Last month, Verizon announced that it intends to launch its 5G Ultra Wideband network in more than 30 U.S. cities in 2019.The 5G Ultra Wideband technology uses new radio technology and new device hardware to deliver advanced capabilities to consumers and businesses. When customers move outside Verizon’s 5G Ultra Wideband coverage area, the 5G Moto Mod automatically and seamlessly hands off the signal to Verizon’s 4G LTE network, the nation’s best and most reliable 4G LTE network. Verizon’s 5G Ultra Wideband service will continue to improve as Verizon expands capabilities and coverage areas.Verizon launched the world’s first commercial 5G Ultra Wideband network in October 2018 with the roll out of 5G Home broadband internet service in Houston, Los Angeles, Sacramento and Indianapolis. Verizon 5G Home services in those markets relies on an early version of the 5G standard developed by the 5G Technology Forum (TF). 5G Mobility service Chicago and Minneapolis, and all Verizon 5G services going forward, use the NR standard developed by the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP).They have now started taking pre-orders for its exclusive 5G moto mod. With this mod, the moto Z3 can upgrade to 5G, giving Verizon customers full access to the benefits of Verizon’s 5G Ultra Wideband Network. This will help customers experience ultra-fast wireless speeds, download and stream movies and TV shows in seconds. Plus, 5G’s ultra-low latency will allow business customers to video conference and collaborate remotely in near real time.For a limited time, the 5G moto mod is being offered for just $50 ($349.99 retail). Verizon postpaid customers with any Verizon unlimited plan, including Go Unlimited, Beyond Unlimited or Above Unlimited, get unlimited 5G data for $10 per month (with the first three months free). To buy a 5G Moto Mod, customers must either have an active Moto Z3 on their account or purchase one at the same time as the 5G Moto Mod.Click here to learn more about Verizon’s 5G technology.last_img read more

Herstelling routs Samatta Point/Kaneville

first_imgHerstelling, Grove Hi-Tech and Swan football teams secured contrasting wins when the East Bank Demerara Zone of the NAMILCO U17 football competition  continued yesterday at the National Training Center, Providence. Herstelling crushed Samatta Point/Kaneville 6-2. Daniel Lowe led the rout with a first half double in the eighth and 16th minute.He was assisted by conversions from Solomon Austin, Joel Taylor, Akeem Wills and Joshua Williams in the 15th, 33rd, 35th and 56th minute each. For the loser, Kareem Richmond recorded a brace in the 44th and 45th minute.Meanwhile, Swan FC dismantled Diamond United 3-0. Kevin Daniels and Joshua Williams [no relation] scored in the seventh and eighth minute each, while an own goal in the 23rd minute completed the scoreline. On the other hand, Grove Hi-Tech bested Mocha 5-3. Devon Padmore accumulated two goals in the 57th and 62nd minute, while Kerwin Lyte, Rasheed Evans and Samuel Garnett scored in the 17th, 67th and 69th minute respectively.For Mocha, Yohance Porter, Tyrich Pryce and Genesis Lewis found the back of the net in the 21st, 37th and 53rd minute respectively. The tournament continues today at the same venue with another round of matches.Similarly, the event will resume in the Berbice, East Coast Demerara and West Demerara zones. The Berbice section will be staged at the Esplanade Park in New Amsterdam. The East Coast Demerara and West Demerara sections will be hosted at the Victoria Community ground and Den Amstel ground respectively.last_img read more