Sea Turtle Watch volunteers monitor Amelia Island’s beaches daily, mark new nests, and record data after the nests have hatched. Watch a sea turtle nest excavation, a wonderful learning experience.
Start Labor Day Monday with a spectacular beach sunrise followed by a feel-good event supporting sea turtles.
Like rock bands, Amelia Island Sea Turtle Watch volunteers attract groupies who follow their turtle gigs.
It was a particularly interesting beach bike ride. Fresh sea turtle trails led away from new sea turtle nests in Fernandina Beach, not yet washed away by the tide.
Good news for sea turtle nesting in Florida this season.
197 sea turtle nests have been marked during nesting season 2010 on Amelia Island, Florida. Tourist tip: Watch a sea turtle nest excavation, a great learning experience.
The whole family can have fun, walk or run for Amelia Island’s sea turtles. Turn out Sat., September 4, 2010, a Labor Day Weekend event.