July 2018 Newsletter

CEO CHATTER WITH JACK LIGHTON   Dear Friend of LMC, We have over 10,000 reasons to celebrate sea turtle and ocean conservation: 10,533 reasons to be exact!  This past weekend our research team marked the 10,000th sea turtle nest on the 9.5-mile stretch of beach we monitor.  Because of your passionate support of our Center…

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June 2018 Newsletter

CEO CHATTER WITH JACK LIGHTON   Dear Friend of LMC, The month of June is upon us, and here at Loggerhead Marinelife Center we are happy to report that on the 9.5-mile stretch of beach we monitor, our research team has reported nearly 4,000 sea turtle nests to date. June and July is the peak of sea…

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May 2018 Newsletter

CEO CHATTER WITH JACK LIGHTON   Dear Friends of LMC, Even though summertime is officially about one month away, things here in Florida are heating up. Sea turtle nesting season is progressing nicely, and we are rapidly moving towards peak nesting season (June and July.) To date, we already have nearly 1,000 sea turtle nests…

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April 2018 Newsletter

CEO CHATTER WITH JACK LIGHTON Dear Friend of LMC, Welcome to the special Earth Day edition of our April e-newsletter! Earth Day was established in 1970, and continues to celebrate support for environmental conservation and protection.   On Sunday, April 22 we will celebrate Earth Day in some fun and unique ways. Of course, you can always visit the Sea Turtle Hospital at Loggerhead Marinelife Center to learn about our beautiful…

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Your Guide to TurtleFest 2018 Newsletter

CEO Chatter with Jack Lighton Dear Friends of LMC: Extra, Extra – Read All About It! LMC’s 15th Annual TurtleFest returns Saturday, March 24!  This fun, FREE, family-oriented event offers something for everyone. This year’s theme is, “Together We Can,” which celebrates LMC’s local and global conservation vision. What is TurtleFest? This day-long event encompasses the entire…

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February 2018 Newsletter

CEO CHATTER WITH JACK LIGHTON   Dear Friend of LMC: As the short month of February draws to a close, it’s time for us to showcase sea turtle nesting season, which officially kicks off in Palm Beach County this Thursday, March 1! The 9.5-mile stretch of beach that our Center has monitored for over 40 years is…

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January 2018 Newsletter

CEO CHATTER WITH JACK LIGHTON   Dear Friend of LMC: On behalf of our entire team, I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your incredible support of our Center and our mission. 2017 was our most impactful year to date. With your support, LMC welcomed more guests, educated more students, protected more sea turtle…

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Past & Present: A Look at LMC’s Gift Store

How this little nonprofit did it Feature article written by Bev Barta, LMC gift store volunteer & education docent Loggerhead Marinelife Center is a nonprofit sea turtle hospital and ocean conservation hub in Juno Beach, Florida. The Center began as The Children’s Museum of Juno Beach in 1983. In 1990 it had evolved into the…

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Past & Present: A Look at LMC’s Gift Store

How this little nonprofit did it Feature article written by Bev Barta, LMC gift store volunteer & education docent Loggerhead Marinelife Center is a nonprofit sea turtle hospital and ocean conservation hub in Juno Beach, Florida. The Center began as The Children’s Museum of Juno Beach in 1983. In 1990 it had evolved into the…

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December 2017 Newsletter

CEO CHATTER WITH JACK LIGHTON     Dear Friends of LMC:   On behalf of our entire team of staff, volunteers, supporters and of course our sea turtle patients, I am excited to wish everyone a happy holiday season. It is hard to believe we have made our way to the final weeks of 2017,…

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