Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) is one of Florida’s most unique non-profit cultural destinations focused on ocean and sea turtle conservation.
Our vision is, “to be recognized locally and internationally as the leading authority in sea turtle education, research, and rehabilitation.”
Click here to learn more about the programs we are deploying and what you can do to help.
Juno, Jupiter-Carlin & Tequesta Beaches
Leatherbacks: 160 Nests
Loggerheads: 15,234 Nests
Green Turtles: 700 Nests
Each year the LMC hospital team and volunteers treat nearly 100 sea turtles and 1,000 hatchlings at our ocean-side facility.
We all know that oceans' health plays an important role in keeping our lovable sea turtles healthy. But did you know that sea turtles also play an important part in the health of the ocean? It’s true – everything is connected in our ocean ecosystems. …
Loggerhead Marinelife Center recently received an inaugural Adopt-A-Park award from the Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department at the C3: Coastal Conservation and Concert last. LMC was selected for the “Environmental Excellence Award” for its commitment to Loggerhead Park through hosting monthly beach clean-ups …
Loggerhead Marinelife Center Hospital Coordinator Nicole Montgomery and LMC Veterinary Technician Samantha Clark recently presented a paper at the 2016 Association of Zoo Veterinary Technicians (AZVT) Conference at the Tulsa Zoo in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The presentation, called “Ocean Plastic: A Deadly Diet” detailed the effects of …