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NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 20, 2001
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(Los Angeles: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Clearwater, Florida: Kerry Sanders) The efforts to save turtles in Florida affected by the mysterious illness of "cold stunning" and hypothermia featured; scenes shown from the aquarium working with the comatose turtles made sick by cold weather. [Marine biologist Glen HARMON - says the sick and hypothermic turtles will drown; talks about releasing turtles after recovery.] [Gulf World Aquarium Cheryl JOYNER - calls working with the turtles "a huge learning experience".]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Sanders, Kerry
Duration:
00:02:40

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