Loggerhead Marinelife Center

As a response to COVID-19 our Center is currently closed to the public however, our lifesaving work continues and our sea turtle patients are safe. Please check our website and social media platforms for when we will resume our public operations.

Join us weekdays for our Virtual Coastal Classroom at 2 p.m. eastern and weekends at 11 a.m. eastern where you can visit with our sea turtle patients and learn about ocean conservation.

Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) is one of Florida’s most visited nonprofit scientific destinations focused on ocean and sea turtle conservation.


Learn more about our conservation efforts we are deploying and what you can do to help.

2020 Sea Turtle Nesting Totals

Juno, Jupiter-Carlin & Tequesta Beaches

Total Nests: 0

Leatherbacks: 0 Nests

Loggerheads: 0 Nests

Green Turtles: 0 Nests


Each year the LMC hospital team and volunteers treat nearly 100 sea turtles and 1,000 hatchlings at our ocean-side facility.

The Latest from the Center

Upcoming Events

Sun 05

LMC Closed

March 17 - April 15
Sat 18

Jr. Vet Lab

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Juno Beach FL
United States
Sat 18

Public Guided Tours

April 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Juno Beach FL
United States


Apr 3 2020

April 2020 Newsletter: Happenings at LMC during COVID

CEO Chatter with Jack E. Lighton Dear Friend of LMC,  We hope and yours are safely hunkered down and well.  As we navigate through this unique time in our world’s history together, your support means the world to us. On March 16th we temporarily closed our campus to the public due to the COVID-19 pandemic. …

Help us save endangered sea turtles.