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.

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