Education Blog

Gopher Tortoise – Celebrating Keystone Species

By Loggerhead Marinelife Center | April 8, 2021 |

Loggerhead Marinelife Center brings awareness to the keystone species, the Gopher Tortoise on Gopher Tortoise Day 2021.

Seagrass Awareness Month 2021

By Loggerhead Marinelife Center | March 23, 2021 |

Loggerhead Marinelife Center celebrates Seagrass Awareness Month 2021 by discussing how various marine life depends on seagrass.

Equity in Outdoor Education: Hike2O

By Loggerhead Marinelife Center | March 15, 2021 |

Hike2O welcomed 41 hikers on the Ocean To Lake Hiking Trail to raise funds to provide students with free outdoor education.

Microplastics in various settings

Microplastics: Under the Microscope

By Loggerhead Marinelife Center | February 19, 2021 |

Students from Florida Atlantic University High School participated in Research Immersion Day, which involved environmental microplastics.

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 Loggerhead Marinelife Center | February 18, 2020 |

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 Loggerhead Marinelife Center | January 16, 2020 |

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

Meet Pip the Sea Turtle!

By Loggerhead Marinelife Center | December 18, 2019 |

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 Loggerhead Marinelife Center | December 10, 2019 |

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 Loggerhead Marinelife Center | November 29, 2019 |

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!