To report a distressed Sea Turtle CALL (SWTW) Hotline: 850-865-4503

We love our Sea Turtles!



Conservation through education & awareness.

Sea Turtle Nesting Season is HEREMay 1st – October 31st

Reminder: Never Approach a Sea Turtle!

To report a disoriented (lost) Hatchling or a Sea Turtle sighting, please use the following resources listed below.

A Loggerhead Sea Turtle rehabilitated and heading back to the Gulf.

Report a Distressed Sea Turtle

SWTW HOTLINE

South Walton Turtle Watch (SWTW) Hotline: 850-865-4503

WALTON COUNTY SHERIFF

Walton County Sheriff’s office: 850-892-8111

EMAIL LACIE

Email Lacie Wegner at lacie@southwaltonturtlewatch.org

FWC WILDLIFE ALERT HOTLINE

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) Alert Hotline: 888-404-3922 or text *FWC or #FWC (392 on keypad)

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FUN @ the BEACH 

Our VBA’s have been busy with Sea Turtle education in local schools as well as on the beach! Students participate in hands-on activities like, Sea Turtle crawling, Nesting & Digging Egg Chambers, and Beach Clean up to keep the beaches #CleanDarkFlat . See us in action on social media!

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A Volunteer Beach Ambassador teaching students about beach cleanup.

The 2024 VBA Season is currently underway!

Although we have concluded our training for the 2024 season, we still need your help in keeping our beaches #CleanDarkFlat 

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