Sea Turtle Friendly Beaches

 

 SLC TV Coffee with the Chair featuring sea turtle friendly beaches in St Lucie County, FL (Begins at 7 minute mark)

In St Lucie County, sea turtle nesting season is March 1 - November 15.  The county enforces Sea Turtle Nesting Season lighting codes.  The UF/IFAS St Lucie County Natural Resources Extension Program addresses sea turtle conservation and sea turtle-friendly lighting through educational programs.  For additional information on St Lucie County's sea turtle friendly beaches, please contact Ken Gioeli, Natural Resources Extension Agent, at (772) 462-1660, or ktgioeli@ufl.edu