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National Geographic Films Sea Turtle Emergence at GTM!

A National Geographic WILD film crew visited our beaches last week to capture a green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) nest emergence on camera. After five days of braving thunderstorms and pulling all-nighters, the crew was finally successful on their last night. Early Sunday morning, they recorded a partial nest emergence of 12-16 hatchlings. "Just goes to show that persistence [...]

2016-09-28T12:21:06-04:00September 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on National Geographic Films Sea Turtle Emergence at GTM!

ADOPT-A-NEST AT OCEANWISE!

Adopt-a-Nest at this Saturday's OceanWise gala event! If you're a turtle lover, and who isn't, you might want to think about becoming a proud turtle parent! Supporting the Reserve's Adopt-a-Nest program helps sponsor the research on marine turtles, while learning about their behavior and nest success. Your generous donation will help fund: Ongoing research on nesting [...]

2016-09-20T10:37:35-04:00September 20th, 2016|News|Comments Off on ADOPT-A-NEST AT OCEANWISE!