Category: green

Gov. Scott & FWC: Green sea turtle nest numbers hit record

Gov. Scott & FWC: Green sea turtle nest numbers hit record

Nov. 17, 2017 Gov. Scott & FWC: Green sea turtle nest numbers hit record Today, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) announced a record year for the number of green sea turtle nests...

Tracking Turtles… Weekly Update

Tracking Turtles… Weekly Update

Here is the next update on our two remaining transmitter turtles from Dean Bagley herself.“Spencer has moved back to the north, in the same general area he has been using for a while now,...

Tracking Turtles… A Lost Transmitter

Tracking Turtles… A Lost Transmitter

Here is the next update on our remaining two transmitter turtles. Sadly, Redfoot has lost his transmitter, so Dean Bagley is going to start sending updates for our remaining two turtles, Spencer and Kevin....

Tracking Turtles… an update!

Tracking Turtles… an update!

Redfoot According to Dean Bagley, Redfoot may be approaching where he wants to be! Spencer Spencer has “settled in west of Marquesas.”

Tracking Turtles…  Experiencing Redfoot’s tagging and release!

Tracking Turtles… Experiencing Redfoot’s tagging and release!

Craig Konkel, STPS board member and turtle walk permit holder, received a wake up call at 3:00 am one morning! He jumped out of bed at the opportunity to see an adult male green...

Nesting Surveys… our FIFTH green & some hatchlings!

Nesting Surveys… our FIFTH green & some hatchlings!

Yesterday morning we had our FIFTH green nest! Check it out below!!! They also had a few hatchlings making their way to the water!