Welcome to Loggerhead Marinelife Center!

Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) is one of Florida’s most unique non-profit
cultural destinations focused on ocean and sea turtle conservation.

Our vision: To be recognized locally and internationally as the leading authority
in sea turtle education, research, and rehabilitation.

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Upcoming Events

Apr
20
Fri
Public Guided Tour @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Apr 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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Public guided tours are offered seven days a week. If you’ve ever wondered about the fish in our tanks or the turtle patients in our yard, this is the tour for you.  Lasting an hour, these tours are led by educational docents who will answer all your burning questions. Sign-in at the Guest Services desk in the main lobby.

•    Tours are $8 per adult / $5 per child under 12
(Children under 3 are Free!)

•    No pre-registration is required

•   Nonrefundable within 30 days

•    Limited to 15 guests due to space constraints

•    One hour in length

Jr. Vet Lab @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Apr 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Junior Veterinary Lab accommodates up to 10 children in a 30 minute program, educating children on the process from sea turtle rescue to release. Jr. Vets come to the aid of a green sea turtle replica and Dr. Logger teaches the group about common injuries and illnesses that affect these endangered animals.

Cost: Free
Ages: 6 – 12
Time: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays at 3:30pm; Saturdays at 11am, 1pm & 2pm

Apr
21
Sat
Kids’ Pier Fishing Program @ Juno Beach Pier
Apr 21 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am


Pier Fishing Program

Participants will learn basic techniques for fishing from both a beach and a fishing pier including knot tying, casting, species identification, and proper release protocols. In addition to fishing skills, participants will learn to be ethical anglers. Limited space available.

Cost: $10 Ages: 8+

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Jr. Vet Lab @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Apr 21 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Junior Veterinary Lab accommodates up to 10 children in a 30 minute program, educating children on the process from sea turtle rescue to release. Jr. Vets come to the aid of a green sea turtle replica and Dr. Logger teaches the group about common injuries and illnesses that affect these endangered animals.

Cost: Free
Ages: 6 – 12
Time: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays at 3:30pm; Saturdays at 11am, 1pm & 2pm

Public Guided Tour @ Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Apr 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Guided_tour(web)
Public guided tours are offered seven days a week. If you’ve ever wondered about the fish in our tanks or the turtle patients in our yard, this is the tour for you.  Lasting an hour, these tours are led by educational docents who will answer all your burning questions. Sign-in at the Guest Services desk in the main lobby.

•    Tours are $8 per adult / $5 per child under 12
(Children under 3 are Free!)

•    No pre-registration is required

•   Nonrefundable within 30 days

•    Limited to 15 guests due to space constraints

•    One hour in length

Latest News

  • April 19, 2018 05/29/15 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 …

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  • April 18, 2018 05/29/15 4 Unique Ways to Celebrate Earth Day Every Day

    I think it’s safe to say we’re pretty familiar with the usual tips for living an earth-friendly lifestyle. Use less water. Pick up trash. Turn off the lights. But in a world that’s clothed in convenience, how can you bring your green game to the …

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  • April 18, 2018 05/29/15 Loggerhead Marinelife Center researchers publish two new studies

    Two exciting new studies were recently co-published by scientists at the Research Laboratory at Loggerhead Marinelife Center. The first came out late February in the journal Conservation Physiology. LMC’s Director of Research Justin Perrault, Ph.D., co-published the study, which details blood values in juvenile loggerhead sea turtles. This is the …

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