SRP 2022: Sea Turtles

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Program Type:

Presentation

Age Group:

Children

Program Description

Event Details

There are seven different species of sea (or marine) turtles, and they need protection. All species of sea turtle are classified as endangered, and CROW is the only licensed sea turtle facility in between Sarasota, FL and Marathon, FL. In 2021, CROW admitted 109 sea turtles for various reasons like injuries from boat strikes and washback hatchlings. This presentation will teach about the different types of sea turtles seen here in Southwest Florida and the actions humans can take to protect these majestic creatures. Presented by Care and Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW).

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Photography During Programs

While attending library programs, visitors may be photographed by library staff. Photographs become library property and may be used in library promotions. Individuals who do not want to be photographed or recorded are responsible for removing themselves from the area or notifying the photographer of their opt-out status.

This Library program is open to the public. No registration required.

This Library program is open to the public. No registration required.