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Loggerhead Marinelife Center Incubates Success with Florida Sea Turtle Grants Program

Juno Beach, FL – Beginning with its founder Eleanor Fletcher’s early research of sea turtles, Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) has a long history of innovative and exploratory sea turtle research. Over the course of the Center’s 36 years, LMC’s research department has acquired extensive databases of information on threats facing sea turtles, appropriate nesting incubation…

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October 2019 Newsletter

CEO Chatter with Jack E. Lighton Dear Friend of LMC,  It’s my pleasure to welcome you to our special Go Blue Awards Luncheon edition of our monthly eNewsletter!  In 2009, our annual Go Blue Awards Luncheon was co-founded by Lynne and Pete Wells and recognizes those who contribute to a “blue” lifestyle of ocean conservation.…

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Loggerhead Marinelife Center launches Blue Table program, working with local businesses to reduce single-use plastics and promote sustainable seafood.

Juno Beach, Florida: Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) announces the launch of its Blue Table program, a collaborative effort with local restaurants and businesses to help protect the marine environment. Blue Table partners are working to reduce single-use plastics and promote sustainable seafood choices in their establishments. During the initial phase, the Blue Table program will encourage participation of restaurants, hotels, bars, resorts, and businesses adjacent to the…

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August 2019 Newsletter

CEO Chatter with Jack E. Lighton Dear Friend of LMC, As ‘hatchlings’ head back to school, we have some record breaking news to report from Juno Beach, Florida. The 2019 sea turtle nesting season (March 1st through October 31st) has shattered our previous nesting season record, set in 2017, with just over 19,000 sea turtle…

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5 Steps to Throwing a Turtley Awesome Birthday Party!

Looking for an amazing birthday celebration?  Shell-e-brate your child’s birthday with the sea turtles at Loggerhead Marinelife Center!   Step 1: Register for the Leatherback Birthday Package!Our Leatherback Package is the perfect birthday party celebration for your sea turtle-loving little one!  Sign up as soon as possible to be sure your child’s birthday time slot is…

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Sea Turtle Release Off Juno Beach Thursday (8/1/19) Morning

Corwin the sea turtle release

Who: Loggerhead Marinelife Center When*: Thursday, August 1, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.; pre-release procedures begin at 10:00 a.m. Where: Loggerhead Marinelife Center (14200 US Highway One, Juno Beach) What: LMC will release Vitti the sea turtle from its facility off Juno Beach. Vitti is a sub-adult loggerhead sea turtle patient that was found at FPL’s St.…

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July 2019 Newsletter

CEO Chatter with Jack E. Lighton Dear Friend of LMC, Greetings from Juno Beach, FL where temperatures are warm and July marks the peak of sea turtle nesting season in Palm Beach County.  Sea turtles nest in up and down cycles, and based on the amount of nests we are marking and monitoring on our…

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