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Read below for 4 ways you can keep celebrating World Water Day at tomorrow’s TurtleFest!! 1. Bring a reusable water bottle and visit our water station for free refills throughout the day! 2. Help protect our oceans and marine life by picking up and disposing of trash properly! Most storm drains empty into the nearest body of water, meaning most garbage thrown on the ground near a storm drain eventually ends up… Read More

Nesting season is here- so don your red lights and test out your nesting season knowledge! Happy nesting season everyone!

Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) received a grant from Keep America Beautiful (KAB) and The Coca-Cola Foundation that allowed us to place recycling bins at the Juno Beach Pier, as well as on the LMC campus. In its ninth year, the Coca-Cola/KAB Recycling Bin Grant Program is providing nearly 4,500 recycling bins to colleges and universities, nonprofits and local governments, with more than 65 percent of the total designed specifically for permanent, ongoing… Read More

There’s a good chance that you’ve already heard about one of the recent arrivals at LMC’s sea turtle hospital, Meghan, an olive ridley sea turtle. The turtle is receiving tremendous attention as it’s not typically found in the waters off Florida. It’s primarily found in the warm, sub-tropical and tropical waters of the South Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans. In the South Atlantic, they are found along the Atlantic coasts of West… Read More