Education Blog

LMC’s Work Never Stops: Virtual Experiences and Caring for Patients

By Loggerhead Marinelife Center | March 17, 2020 |

Although Loggerhead Marinelife Center closes its campus to the public in light of COVID, it offers virtual learning experiences to engage with sea turtle and ocean conservation.

LMC Propels STEM Education In South Florida Schools

By Lauren Eissey | February 18, 2020 | Comments Off on LMC Propels STEM Education In South Florida Schools

The SEFS outreach program is sending scientists to K-12 schools to discuss short lessons surrounding LMC’s “rescue to release” protocol. The programming closely aligns with the Center’s educational pillars of excellence by using hands-on marine science tools, incorporating a practical application of knowledge and developing ready-to-use lesson plans.

Maintain your Eco-Resolution

By Casey Sohyda | January 16, 2020 | Comments Off on Maintain your Eco-Resolution

Here are some tips and tricks on how to maintain your eco-goals in 2020!

Meet Pip the Sea Turtle!

By Caroline Tapley | December 18, 2019 | Comments Off on Meet Pip the Sea Turtle!

Pip decided to stay behind and educate LMC visitors to help save all of the other sea turtles in the ocean. One day, Pip will return home, but in the meantime keep an eye out for this friendly sea turtle at Loggerhead Marinelife Center!

Trailblazers for conservation take on Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s inaugural Hike2O

By Lauren Eissey | December 10, 2019 | Comments Off on Trailblazers for conservation take on Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s inaugural Hike2O

Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s (LMC) inaugural Hike2O is a three-day, two-night backcountry experience to benefit water quality programming in South Florida.

The Guiding Light to Inspire Young Minds: Ocean Explorers After Dark

By Caroline Tapley | November 29, 2019 | Comments Off on The Guiding Light to Inspire Young Minds: Ocean Explorers After Dark

At LMC, we encourage discovery, innovation and exploration! Our latest rolled-out program will feature various themes, including Sea Turtles 101, Creatures of the Deep, Nesting Season, Ocean Conservation and more!

‘Tis the Season for Sustainability!

By Casey Sohyda | November 25, 2019 | Comments Off on ‘Tis the Season for Sustainability!

‘Tis the Season with Sustainability at LMC’s Blue Friday event.

Loggerhead Marinelife Center saves our seas by recycling 272,595 Halloween candy wrappers

By Loggerhead Marinelife Center | November 21, 2019 | Comments Off on Loggerhead Marinelife Center saves our seas by recycling 272,595 Halloween candy wrappers

Loggerhead Marinelife Center saves our seas by recycling 272,595 Halloween candy wrappers.

LMC invites Deaf community members to attend its Annual Blue Friday event!

By Loggerhead Marinelife Center | November 19, 2019 | Comments Off on LMC invites Deaf community members to attend its Annual Blue Friday event!

Beginning in 2018, Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) launched American Sign Language (ASL) friendly programming and events, thanks to the help of advocate and deaf staff member, Jennifer Reilly. A member of the Research team, Jen serves as LMC’s Field Operations Assistant, where she monitors the world’s most densely populated loggerhead sea turtle nesting beach and…

Celebrating the 4th and final “R” on National Recycling Day

By Hannah Campbell | November 15, 2019 | Comments Off on Celebrating the 4th and final “R” on National Recycling Day

LMC celebrates National Recycling Day by promoting ways to reduce waste production.