Posts Tagged ‘Loggerhead’

Save A Light & Save A Life

Monday, September 15th, 2014

by: Davis Yancy Clegg


Loggerhead Turtle on Amelia Island

Green Sea Turtle


Living on the palm tree laden Amelia Island, we are fortunate enough to be a host to a wide array of marine life. When strolling along our beaches in the summer months, you may come across areas marked with wooden stakes and yellow tape.  When I first came to the Island from northern Mississippi a lifetime ago, you can imagine I was understandably befuddled by such a sight.  Don’t fret! This is no crime scene. Yet, a scene of new and endangered life our locals are diligent in protecting.