Southeast Florida Balloon Ban

Loggerhead Marinelife Center is partnering with cities and towns across Florida’s coastlines to implement a ban on balloons.

Balloons are often released and end up littering the beaches and the ocean.  The deflated balloons resemble jellies, a common prey item for sea turtles.  Plastic ingestion is an issue we see commonly at Loggerhead Marinelife Center and we hope that the Balloon Ban will help mitigate marine debris. For more information, please contact Katie O’Hara at


•   Jupiter
•   Juno Beach
•   Palm Beach County (Loggerhead Park)
•   Lake Worth
•   South Palm Beach
•   Lantana
•   Dania Beach
•   Hollywood
•   Hallandale
•   Surfside
•   Miami Lakes
Fernandina Beach