Turtle watchers discovered the first turtle nests of the season Sunday, May 1 — the first day of the six-month nesting season.
Longboat Key Turtle Watch volunteers discovered a nest in the 6600 block of Gulf of Mexico Drive, on Longboat Key, while Mote Marine turtle watchers found another nest on the southern part of the island.
According to Hayley Rutger, Mote public relations specialist, volunteers also discovered a nest this morning on Siesta Key.
For more information, pick up the May 5 issue of the Longboat Observer.
Contact Robin Hartill at email@example.com.
Currently 0 Responses
14 Bastille Day Fundraiser
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
15 Humanity Working to End Genocide Planning Meeting
17 FlaSEIA Exhibit - Florida PHCC's 93rd Convention & Trade Show
17 AJC Lunch & Learn Featuring Jason Isaacson
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Show of support
Siesta Key Hardware owners Patricia and James Hillier are bringing the island community closer together.
Southeastern Guide Dogs has announced a T-shirt design contest for its 2015 walkathon held across the state.
Growing up green
More than 80 campers experienced the beauty of nature at the S.T.E.M. Summer Camp last week in Venice.