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



Jan 27 2023

Dr. Heather Barron Speaks at the Largest Vet Conference in the United States

Last week, Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s Chief Science Officer, Dr. Heather Barron, attended the Veterinary Meeting & Expo (VMX) in Orlando, Fl. VMX is the largest vet conference in the United States gathering a crowd of over 28,000 attendees for a week of world-class education from global industry leaders. Dr. Barron gave several talks, workshops, and…

Help us save endangered sea turtles.