Seashore Wanderlust — Ready To Explore Cumberland Island, GA?

Take a 45-minute voyage aboard a ferry for a pleasant excursion to reach this largely wild sea island at the Florida-Georgia border.

Right Whale Festival, Free Admission Event At Fernandina’s Main Beach

A fun, family-friendly, educational festival. Celebrate the winter arrival of this critically-endangered species to coastal waters off northeast Florida and Georgia, where whales give birth and nurse calves.

Sea Turtle Nesting Activity Subsides As Fall Arrives At The Florida-Georgia Border

As the calendar turns to September, it’s a surprise to find a new sea turtle nest. Instead, mostly happening this time of year is the emergence of hatchlings.

North Florida Land Trust To Host Two American Beach-Focused Events

Trolley tour of American Beach followed by speakers, jazz music, and food. Fundraising for “Amelia Forever”.

Beach Ordinance Changes Since Last Summer

Who can drive vehicles onto Nassau County’s beaches? Review changes since last year’s warm weather season.

Right Whale Calf Fatally Wounded By Boat, Aerial Search Locates Mom

The severe challenges faced by North Atlantic right whales, a critically-endangered species, was brought front and center in northeast Florida this week.

Winter Whales Spotted Around The Florida-Georgia Border

North Atlantic right whales spotted near both Amelia Island, FL & Cumberland Island, GA this season.

Amelia Island’s Lifeguard Season Ends With Fall’s Approach

Fewer people are on the beaches after Labor Day. The lifeguard towers are removed from the seashore signaling the transition of seasons, summer to fall.