Loggerhead Marinelife Center Turns 35!

Categories: News, Other
balloon on the beach
Loggerhead Marinelife Center celebrates its 35th birthday today! While our current facility opened in 2007, you may not know that long-time Juno Beach resident Eleanor Fletcher started what is now Loggerhead Marinelife Center, originally incorporated in 1983 under a different name. Here are just a few of the things we have accomplished: Rehabilitation LMC’s advanced …

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Yet another harmful algal bloom in Florida affecting sea turtles and other marine life

Categories: News
Dr. Charles Manire, Director of Rehabilitation & Dr. Justin Perrault, Director of Research contributed to this blog. Over the past week, our team at Loggerhead Marinelife Center has been contacted about the alarming headlines of sick and/or deceased sea turtles washing ashore in Florida. These reports are staggering, yet accurate, and this looks to be …

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Go Plastic Free with LMC at Marinelife Day at The Gardens Mall

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Sixth Annual Marinelife Day‬ and Shop & Share at The Gardens Mall to benefit Loggerhead Marinelife Center, educate public on ocean conservation‬‬‬‬‬‬ For the sixth year in a row, Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) will partner with The Gardens Mall to provide turtle lovers with an interactive afternoon at Marinelife Day at The Gardens Mall on …

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Town of Jupiter Straw Ban Update

Categories: Conservation, News
Dear LMC Supporter, Recently the Town of Jupiter has garnered a lot of media regarding a proposed plastic straw ban. Jupiter has a Beach Committee, this group is a body of citizens who help the Jupiter Town Council advocate for our local beaches.  After two very well attended Beach Committee meetings, and a vote from the committee, …

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July 2018 Newsletter

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CEO CHATTER WITH JACK LIGHTON   Dear Friend of LMC, We have over 10,000 reasons to celebrate sea turtle and ocean conservation: 10,533 reasons to be exact!  This past weekend our research team marked the 10,000th sea turtle nest on the 9.5-mile stretch of beach we monitor.  Because of your passionate support of our Center …

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