Adopt a Nest Season is open!
Sea turtles are critical to the health of our ecosystem. They keep sea grasses healthy by grazing and keep dunes healthy by nesting. Without them, our environment would suffer and so would our quality of life.
You can help by adopting a nest between May 1 and July 31. By adopting a nest, you support over 25 years of research on sea turtles while learning about their behaviors and nest success. Funds raised through the Adopt a Nest program provide needed equipment, supplies and materials for the Sea Turtle Patrol at GTM, and ensures data is contributed to state, national, and international programs that help protect sea turtles.
ADOPT TODAY! To become a Proud Turtle Parent, Turtle Bestie, or Turtle Buddy click HERE.