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Spend the night with sea turtles

Spend the night with sea turtles

Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) is launching its first-ever Sea Turtle Sleepover on Saturday, Jan. 26. LMC’s Sea Turtle Sleepover is an exclusive nighttime program for children between the ages of 8-12, that includes a tour of LMC’s Outdoor Sea Turtle Hospital, activities for aspiring scientists, movie time, snacks and pizza, and concludes with a little shuteye among […]

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Over 600 fashion-loving guests danced the night away at Lilly Pulitzer’s Beach Bash helping save sea turtles

Over 600 philanthropic influencers attended the social highlight of the season: Beach Bash Palm Beach, presented by Lilly Pulitzer, on Saturday, Dec. 29 at The Beach Club on Palm Beach. The fete, now in its 13th year, is Lilly Pulitzer’s largest annual charity event, and it raised critical funds for The Sea Turtle Hospital at Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC). Outfitted […]

LMC will release Gavin the sea turtle from its facility off Juno Beach

LMC will release Gavin the sea turtle from its facility off Juno Beach

On Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018 at 11:00 a.m., Gavin the sea turtle  will be released on the beach behind the Loggerhead Marinelife Center (14200 US Highway One, Juno Beach.) Gavin is a large sub-adult loggerhead that was found in the Intracoastal Waterway at DuBois Park with a hook embedded in its skin near the right front flipper. The initial bloodwork showed […]

LMC will release Honda the sea turtle from its facility off Juno Beach

LMC will release Honda the sea turtle from its facility off Juno Beach

On Wednesday, November 28 at 11 a.m., Honda, an adult male loggerhead sea turtle patient, will be released back into the wild. He was found in the St. Lucie Power Plant intake canal, underweight and had an active infection when he arrived. Bloodwork was analyzed weekly as we treated him with antibiotics and subcutaneous fluids. Honda will […]

20 Cold-Stunned Cape Cod Sea Turtles on Their Way to Loggerhead Marinelife Center

20 Cold-Stunned Cape Cod Sea Turtles on Their Way to Loggerhead Marinelife Center

Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) received 20 new patients on Wednesday evening- all small Kemp’s ridleys. The turtles were cold-stunned and being cared for by the New England Aquarium in Cape Cod, MA. The sea turtles were flown into Stuart Airport with the support of Turtles Fly, Too (www.turtlesflytoo.org).  The new patients will likely be at the Center for a couple of months […]

Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s Annual Blue Friday Event to “Give Thanks” to Environment on November 23

Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s Annual Blue Friday Event to “Give Thanks” to Environment on November 23

Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s annual Blue Friday event will provide alternative family-friendly activities to the usual Black Friday traditions, encouraging community members to lend a hand. Set for Friday, Nov. 23, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Blue Friday will include a Juno Beach Coastal Clean-up, free Public Guided Tours and free on-campus programming. “Blue Friday offers an opportunity for everyone to enjoy […]