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Loggerhead Marinelife Center Announces Its 2018 Go Blue Awards Recipients, Welcomes Emmy Award-Winning Conservationist Jeff Corwin To Inspire Over 700 Guests With A Message of Hope for Florida’s Ecosystems

Loggerhead Marinelife Center Announces Its 2018 Go Blue Awards Recipients, Welcomes Emmy Award-Winning Conservationist Jeff Corwin To Inspire Over 700 Guests With A Message of Hope for Florida’s Ecosystems

Over 700 conservation-minded notables gathered Friday, Oct. 26 at the Kravis Center in West Palm Beach, Florida for Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s (LMC) Tenth Annual Go Blue Awards Luncheon presented by Manatee Lagoon, an FPL Eco Discovery Center. This year’s award recipients include: The Andrew “Red” Harris Foundation (Blue Business), Anja Burns (Blue Ambassador), Jacquelyn Kingston (Blue […]

Loggerhead Marinelife Center Expands Its Candy Wrapper Recycling Program

Loggerhead Marinelife Center Expands Its Candy Wrapper Recycling Program

Did you know wrappers are among the top 10 items found each year in the International Coastal Clean-up? With Halloween less than two weeks away, Loggerhead Marinelife Center is continuing to promote environmentally friendly activities like Fletch’s Fall Festival this Saturday, Oct. 20, and the yearly Candy Wrapper Recycling Program. This year, the Center is expanding the […]

Fletch’s Fall Festival promotes conservation, fun educational activities at Loggerhead Marinelife Center

Fletch’s Fall Festival promotes conservation, fun educational activities at Loggerhead Marinelife Center

Celebrate the arrival of this holiday season sea turtle style at Fletch’s Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Loggerhead Marinelife Center. During this FREE, family friendly event, guests will preview and partake in our updated fall education and conservation programs. Join our lovable mascot, Fletch, on campus with your little […]

Loggerhead Marinelife Center Receives Grant to Study Impacts of Fire Ant Pesticide on Sea Turtles

Loggerhead Marinelife Center Receives Grant to Study Impacts of Fire Ant Pesticide on Sea Turtles

Loggerhead Marinelife Center researchers have received a grant to study the impacts of the fire ant pesticide AMDRO® on the reproductive success, hatchling quality and sea-finding behavior of loggerhead sea turtles. Sea turtle nests are constantly vulnerable to poaching, nest inundation, climate change, invasive pests and predators, among other obstacles. Fire ants are one of the […]

American Sign Language Tours Now Offered at Loggerhead Marinelife Center

American Sign Language Tours Now Offered at Loggerhead Marinelife Center

 This past Sunday marked the start of the International Week of the Deaf (IWDeaf), an initiative celebrated every year by the international deaf community on the last full week of September. Coinciding with this year’s IWDeaf, Loggerhead Marinelife Center is happy to announce that it is now offering American Sign Language tours in addition to […]

Finalists Announced for Florida’s Premier Ocean Conservation Awards Event

Finalists Announced for Florida’s Premier Ocean Conservation Awards Event

Nearly 100 distinguished guests gathered at Hilton West Palm Beach on Sept. 17 for the exciting announcement of Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s (LMC) Tenth Annual Go Blue Awards finalists. Guests rubbed shoulders with respected ocean conservationists and enjoyed cocktails and hors d’oeuvres prior to the announcement of the finalists and honorees.  LMC’s Go Blue Awards Luncheon is Florida’s […]