FWC reports a record sea turtle nesting season in 2023
SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - It’s the end of the 2023 sea turtle nesting season, and county officials in Sarasota County officials are reporting a record year, according to numbers provided by Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission.
Sea turtle nesting season runs from May 1 through Oct. 31 every year.
Here are some of the preliminary nesting totals for 2023:
10 Kemp’s Ridleys
For more, including ways you can help protect nesting and hatching sea turtles visit http://scgov.net.
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