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Sea Turtle Nesting Season on Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island’s white sandy beaches and gorgeous sunsets attract tourists and residents throughout the year; however, this time of year the serene island also attracts another group of popular beachgoers for the next six months – Loggerhead sea turtles. Sea turtle nesting season officially kicks off May 1 and we’ve got the information you need […]

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Getting Involved As a Nature Volunteer in Southwest Florida

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While many travel to Southwest Florida to enjoy time in the sun and relax, there’s also an opportunity to perform random acts of kindness to ensure the area stays beautiful for all to enjoy. Volunteering may have additional benefits like meeting other like-minded visitors and learning something new. The “Ding” Darling Wildlife Society Friends of […]

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Ways to Protect Sea Turtles

The Gulf waters of Fort Myers and Sanibel Island, Florida are home to thousands of sea turtles. Unfortunately, poor boating and fishing practices risk the lives of these magnificent creatures every day. Help to make their home a safer place by following these fishing and boating practices. Do Not Litter Litter, such as plastic bags, […]

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