Turtle Sentence Examples
The Mosquito Indians come every summer to fish for turtle off the Atlantic coast.
The southernmost of the group, Turtle Island, was discovered by Cook in 1773.
On the coast turtle and mother-of-pearl fishing are carried on.
They live chiefly on turtle (which abounds in the island), fish and molluscs.
Turtle are common on the southern coast-line, sand and mangrove oysters are plentiful.Advertisement
The fisheries include trepang, turtle and pearl oysters.
A fish flopped in the pond, probably avoiding a snapping turtle, and water raced over rocks in the creek below.
The exports, sent chiefly to Great Britain, are cocoa, spices, wool, cotton, coffee, live stock, hides, turtles, turtle shell, kola nuts, vanilla and timber.
Flights of quail and turtle doves, as well as teal and ducks, stay long enough to afford sport.
In the Iroquois myth (Lafitau, Mc urs des sauvages, 1724), a heavenly woman was tossed out of heaven, and fell on a turtle, which developed into the world.Advertisement
Our every increasing range of outdoor musical instruments includes a traditional glockenspiel, chimes, turtle drum rain stick and new tiger glockenspiel.
Prawns, crayfish and oysters are also obtainable, and turtle (Chelonia mydas) are frequently captured.
The Reptilia include II species of the crocodile, alligator and lizard, including the savage jacare of the Amazon, several species of turtle, 4 species of batrachians, and 29 species of serpents, including the striped rattlesnake (Crotalus durissus), Lachesis mutus, and a rather rare species of Cophias.
Of reptiles Japan has only 30 species, and among them is included the marine turtle (urni-ganie) which can scarcely be said to frequent her waters, since it is seen only at rare intervals on the southern coast.
There are four species of lizard and three snakes, none of which is venomous; a land tortoise, a turtle and a frog.Advertisement
There are besides many other safe anchorages about the coast, notably Shoal Bay and Kotara Anchorage in the South Andaman; Cadell Bay and the Turtle Islands in the North Andaman; and Outram Harbour and Kwangtung Strait in the archipelago.
The principal products are rubber, cacao and nuts; cattle are raised on the elevated plains of the north, while curing fish and collecting turtle eggs for their oil give occupation to many people on the rivers.
The painted box tortoise is common in the central part of the state; the snapping-turtle and the soft-shell turtle in most of the rivers and creeks; the Louisiana mud-turtle, in the coast marshes.
The Devils Lake Reservation and the Turtle Mountain Chippewa are both under the Fort Totten School, which is on the Devils Lake Reservation.
Fishing for the tortoiseshell turtle gives employment to a large number of natives in the season, and considerable quantities of the shell are exported.Advertisement
The only means of subsistence is primitive agriculture on a poor soil, turtle and trepang fishery and cattle-rearing.
The yearly export (trepang, turtle and kamuning wood) is valued at only £850 to £1650.
The turtle is also found, the carapace being exported as tortoiseshell, the animal being gently roasted or boiled alive over a slow fire to facilitate the separation of the shell from the flesh.
Ascension is noted for the number of turtles and turtle eggs found on its shores, the season lasting from December to May or June.
It has started sea turtle surveys and a conservation program for them in India, including a sea turtle hatchery.Advertisement
I chose a scenario straight out of world mythology, a world where you go through space on the back of a giant turtle.
Temporal changes in the migration phenology of turtle doves Streptopelia turtur in Britain, based on sightings from coastal bird observatories.
You don't jump on turtle shells like Mario or frag aliens like Halo 3's Master Chief.
Make turtle stomping sounds when the Mario Bros.
The phones are named Turtle and Pure, which could change by the time they launch, if these particular phones launch at all.
This unusual soup tureen - in the form of a turtle - is made of Old Sheffield Plate.
Cages on-site protect turtle nests, and any turtle nests found on nearby Coral bay are transferred to the hatchery on Lara Beach.
These included loggerhead turtle Myrtle, found washed up close to death in the Western Isles in 2004.
On the bow of the wreck, we saw a hawksbill turtle feeding on the soft corals.
A puritan may go to his brown-bread crust with as gross an appetite as ever an alderman to his turtle.
I 've now realized that it 's not going to turn turtle in the corners and my gear changes are getting a little slicker.
Between outings, snorkeling off the beach proves very rewarding with a Hawksbill Turtle grazing the sea grass literally 25 yards from the shore.
I 'd like to build the world a home And furnish it with love Grow apple trees and honey bees And snow-white turtle doves.
Cayman 's traditional national dish is turtle, served as soup, stew or braised turtle steaks.
It is not surprising to discover that this soup tureen was intended for the serving of turtle soup.
We were also very lucky to see flatback turtle hatchlings (endemic only to Australia) making their way into the sea.
We found, Lara Beach has a dedicated turtle hatchery and the whole Project attracts grants from the European Union and World Wildlife Fund.
At the project, volunteers get to take part in turtle conservation, working with wildlife in South America up close.
As a mid-morning snack he had some hot turtle soup.
The turtle will start at the origin with the Z-axis as forward direction and Y-axis as left direction.
This will roll the turtle horizontal and make sure the current up vector is oriented in the positive z-axis direction.
For child pool safety, it is a great idea if you invest in a Safety Turtle armband with alarm station to alert you if a child has fallen into the water.
You can choose from quite a few pet options including the basics, but also a llama, bat, hedgehog, turtle and even a penguin.
The creature can be anything from a basic house pet like a cat or dog to a horse or a turtle.
The seafood category also holds frog, alligator, and turtle.
The slaves often supplemented the food given to them with wild game such as raccoons, possums, turtle and rabbit or with catfish.
On the coast of Queensland, Steve discovered a new species of turtle that now bears his name.
The turtle is known as Elseya irwini, or Irwin's Turtle.
Fans come with bowl styled lights, turtle light kits with glass shades, and more.
Popular Navajo symbols of the bear, turtle, water, mountains, arrows, phoenix and Kokopelli are found in these examples of fine workmanship.
One resembles a frog face and one resembles a turtle.
This raft ride goes through a series of wildlife attractions, including a large turtle exhibit, before taking riders on a bumpy ride that culminates in a trip under a waterfall that soaks everyone on board.
Talk to the turtle in the boat and ask him to take you to the island.
Go back to the island's pier and tell Kapp'n (the turtle) that you want to leave and ask to have the island data transfered to your GBA.
The usual banana peel tossing, turtle shell lobbing action is here, but there's lots of new items and tracks to keep you busy.
Power-ups such as banana peels, Starman and turtle shells make the game all the more interesting.
It's more difficult to avoid turtle shells fired from your opponents.
Choose from 13 different characters and drive around on 32 varied tracks as you drop bananas, throw turtle shells, and power boost your way around corners.
Learning how far Mario can jump, what bricks and coins do and what can be done with turtle shells is all a part of the game.
Each turtle has a different weapon with different abilities, such as Donatello's long reach with his bo staff but slow attack speed, while Raphael and his sai weapons had a short reach but could attack rapid-fire.
The Turtle phone has a curved interface and slides upward, much like the Palm Pre does, but the Turtle will be about half the size.
Another myth popular in the Chinese culture is that of the tortoise (turtle) that lives for 3,000 years.
Among some of the ancient methods, a turtle shell is heated until it cracks and the lines along the cracks are used to create a hexagram.
The animal instructions include bear cub, cat, crocodile, elephant, fish, fox, giraffe, kangaroo, mouse, rabbit, snake, spider, turtle and whale.
You can't just grab a box of food flakes and call it a day when you're feeding a box turtle.
Even if you do choose to stick to pet food flakes, the diet should be specially formulated for a box turtle and fed in the right amount according to each turtle's size.
A turtle decides when and how much to eat in the wild, but when you have a pet turtle in a terrarium or aquarium, you'll need to know how to replicate a wild turtle's feeding timing as best you can.
Keep in mind that it's better to give your pet turtle fresh food on a regular schedule, in smaller amounts, than to leave food in a tank all day and night.
When feeding a box turtle, you should provide meal, fruits and vegetables on a regular schedule and allow 15 to 20 minutes for your box turtle to eat its fill.
According to Southwest Animal Hospital, a box turtle's diet should contain approximately 50 percent protein and 50 percent fruits and veggies.
It's important to to feed your turtle fresh foods.
If you decide to feed any of these commmercial diets, be sure to purchase high-quality food because low-quality turtle meal will often contain less fish and meat.
There are multiple brands of box turtle foods available for purchase, and they work well as a mainstay for a pet box turtle.
One of the most popular box turtle foods is Reptomin Soft Gel, which is a food that's soft, aromatic and good for box turtles as well as land turtles and tortoises.
Another competing brand is Nasco Turtle Brittle, which is composed of larger turtle pellets and is endorsed by the Department of Herpetology at Atlanta, Georgia's Zoo Atlanta.
The following snacks for a box turtle will help relieve food boredom and provide your pet with optimum nutrition.
Feeding a box turtle isn't rocket science, but you'll see a difference in how your turtle acts as you make subtle changes to his diet.
When you diversify a box turtle's meal regimen, you'll see that he appears to look and feel better.
Pottery Barn offers a kids' beach towel in organic cotton with a picture of a shark and turtle swimming along.
Gift basket choices include the I Love Chocolate Basket, Chocolate Indulgence, and Chocolate Turtle Basket.
Turtle Love Company sells artisan jewelry that is a little offbeat and also eco-friendly.
Three average pets, Linny the Guinea Pig, Ming-Ming Duckling, and Turtle Tuck, travel around the world helping animals in trouble.
R.J. runs into a group of fresly awakened hibernators led by a turtle, Verne (Garry Shandling).
Turtle Undefeated (15 February 2010) - Lux volunteered to host Jones' party at Baze's loft in order to gain acceptance, but it backfires when Baze and Cate find out.
Turtle Island is one of the best locations for a honeymoon with the horseback racing, windsurfing, and romantic sunsets on the beach.
Consumer Reports, on the other hand, rates Black Magic Wet Shine, Turtle Wax Carnauba, and Eagle One Nanowax, as three of the best valued automotive waxes on the market, offering the best overall results for the lowest price.
Two standouts are an intricate pattern depicting a man and a woman walking in the rain and a turtle pattern that appears to be inspired by Native American lore.
In the Spanish translation, it's a turtle instead.
It was this very popularity that led to the creation of the giant, fire-breathing turtle known as Gamera.
Gamera is an unlikely turtle monster; unlikely because turtles by their nature tend to be slow and not exactly threatening.
While some consider this an odd choice for a monster, the scuttlebutt behind Gamera being a turtle goes back to a Gamera writer named Nisan Takahashi.
Menu options include a choice of varying chocolate fondues, such as bananas foster white chocolate, flaming turtle milk chocolate and raspberry infusion dark chocolate.
The area is known for its beaches, sea turtle sanctuaries and thick maritime forests.
The " leathery turtle," which is herbivorous, and yields abundance of oil, has been caught at sea off the Illawarra coast so large as 9 ft.
Tortoiseshell, an important article of commerce, is derived from the Thalassochelys caretta, a sea turtle.
On the sea coast there is the leathery turtle (Dermochelis) and also the green turtle (Chelone).
In the rivers and swamps there are soft-shelled turtle (Trionyx and Sternothaerus).
Turtle and sea-snakes abound, as do mollusca, of which a few are peculiar, and zoophytes.
In the rivers and lakes pike, pickerel, white fish and sturgeon supply food for the natives, and the brook trout is found in the small mountain streams. The turtle and frog also appear.
The waters of the Bahamas swarm with fish; the turtle procured here is particularly fine, and the sponge fishery is of importance.
Turtle abound on the coast, and fish, of which some kinds, as the tetrodons (globe-fish), are poisonous, especially at certain seasons.
The indigenous mammals are very few, and the only reptiles are a small lizard and the green turtle.
It often feeds on fresh-water turtles; sometimes following the reptiles into the water to effect a capture, it inserts a paw between the shells and drags out the body of the turtle by means of its sharp claws.
Several of the islands contain valuable deposits of guano and phosphate of lime, and their waters are frequented by edible and shell turtle.
Turtle and dugong are caught.
The tortoise from which all things sprang, in a myth of the Satapatha-Brahmana, reminds us of the Iroquois turtle.
No.20 - The Turtle Dove (Roud 422) - this popular lament is shown to have evolved from seventeenth century broadside ballads.
This is a small, black turtle that has a pattern on its smooth carapace with small yellow spots.
Green Turtle cay is the site of one of the oldest settlements on the outer cays.
Throughout most of at oahu's turtle the columbia river factor says Donna.
At the window, some magical turtle doves, which nested in the willow tree by her mother's grave, appear.
Our finely crafted turtle figurines will make a great addition to your collectible turtles.
On the drive kestrel, spur winged plover, turtle dove and a distant great gray shrike were added.
Support workers armed with hand puppets share stories about Little Turtle.
Willis is the voice of a mischievous con-artist raccoon named R.J., and Shandling voices a timid turtle named Verne.
We even spotted a turtle happily munching away at the coral and a couple of blue spotted reef rays in the sand.
He earned the nickname Alex due to his striking resemblance to a large marine turtle in Sea World Skegness.
This is the largest and most accessible turtle rookery in the southern hemisphere.
Local kestrel, southern gray shrike and turtle dove all seen near the goat farm by the road.
I've now realized that it's not going to turn turtle in the corners and my gear changes are getting a little slicker.
Cayman's traditional national dish is turtle, served as soup, stew or braised turtle steaks.
Regulations designed to reduce turtle interactions came into effect for the Hawaii-based longline swordfish fishery in May 2004.
Picture 8 Even marine reptiles need a clean, such as this green turtle being cleaned by Hawaiian yellow tangs.
The term turtle is usually used for the aquatic species, aquatic fresh-water turtles also being referred to as terrapins.
I feel warm and satisfied having seen a real live turtle underwater.
How should we build a vivarium for our turtle?
Everything and everyone else seemed liable to turn turtle, bottle out or jump ship on a mere whim - Regan included.
The turtle will start at the origin with the Z-axis as forward direction and y-axis as left direction.
This and the collection of turtle eggs for their oil, or butter, are chiefly Indian industries, and contribute largely to the support of the native population of that region.
She said, "At this very moment King Croesus is making turtle and goat soup."
Of the two soups he chose turtle with savory patties and went on to the game without omitting a single dish or one of the wines.
Using Nintendo's popular characters such as Mario, Luigi, and Yoshi, gamers could race around tracks, nab turtle shells and banana peels to and wreak havoc on their opponents.
With innovative graphics, wacky power-ups like banana peels and turtle shells, and truly addicting multiplayer modes, it broke the mold and practically defined it's own genre.
As you zip around corners and throw turtle shells, you may be interested to learn about some of the available Mario Kart Wii cheats.
Throw turtle shells, drop banana peels, and even leave behind a bo-bomb for your opponents.
Also, when battling enemies, you'll use famous weapons such as turtle shells and fire plants, as well as hammers from the hammer bros.