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As of todays date, we have found the following Sea Turtle nests. Please advise if you come across a nest to please keep a distance and DO NOT DISTURB! Call us so that we can together protect these beautiful animals. Please call 727-441-1790 x224 and provide us with the location. Nest #1

We have our First Nest Hatch on Indian Rocks Beach-
97 hatchlings headed to the ocean around 10pm on
July 15th!

Nest #1 - Pass-a-Grille - Found May 17 - 87 Hatchlings

Nest #2 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found May 17 - 97 Hatchlings

Nest #3 - Belleair Beach - Found May 22120 Hatchlings

Nest #4 - Sunset Beach, Treasure Island - Found May 23 - 88 Hatchlings

Nest #5 - North Clearwater Beach - Found May 25 - 103 Hatchlings

Nest #6 - Belleair Shores - Found May 28 - 88 Hatchlings

Nest #7 - Redington Beach - Found May 30 - 97 Hatchlings

Nest #8 - Redington Beach - Found June 1 - 84 Hatchlings

Nest #9 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found June 1 - 112 Hatchlings

Nest #10 - Redington Beach - Found June 2 - 53 Hatchlings

Nest #11 - Belleair Shores - Found June 3 - 124 Hatchlings

Nest #12 - Redington Beach - Found June 5 - 42 Hatchlings

Nest #13 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found June 6 - 120 Hatchlings

Nest #14 - Redington Beach - Found June 8 - 98 Hatchlings

Nest #15 - Sand Key Beach - Found June 8 - 71 Hatchlings

Nest #16 - Redington Beach - Found June 1079 Hatchlings

Nest #17 - Pass-a-Grille - Found June 10 - 112 Hatchlings

Nest #18 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found June 10 - 68 Hatchlings

Nest #19 - N. Clearwater Beach - Found June 1065 Hatchlings

Nest #20 - Indian Shores - Found June 1289 Hatchlings

Nest #21 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found June 12 - 91 Hatchlings

Nest #22 - Indian Shores - Found June 13103 Hatchlings

Nest #23 - Maderia Beach - Found June 13 - 111 Hatchlings

Nest #24 - Belleair Beach - Found June 13 - 54 Hatchlings

Nest #25 - Treasure Island - Found June 14 - 81 Hatchlings

Nest #26 - Belleair Beach - Found June 14 - 95 Hatchlings

Nest #27 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found June 15 - 108 Hatchlings

Nest #28 - Indian Shores - Found June 16 - 91 Hatchlings

Nest #29 - Indian Shores - Found June 17 - 98 Hatchlings

Nest #30 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found June 17 -washed out

Nest #31 - Redington Beach - Found June 18 - 98 Hatchlings

Nest #32 - Belleair Shores - Found June 18 - 111 Hatchlings

Nest #33 - North Clearwater Beach - Found June 18 - 71 Hatchlings

Nest #34 - Belleair Shores - Found June 19 - 92 Hatchlings

Nest #35 - St. Pete Beach - Found June 19 - 80 Hatchlings

Nest #36 - Treasure Island - Found June 20 - 148 Hatchlings

Nest #37 - Sand Key Park - Found June 20 - 54 Hatchlings

Nest #38 - Maderia Beach - Found June 21 - 89 Hatchlings

Nest #39 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found June 21                   Nesting Loggerhead heading back into
                  - 53 Hatchlings                                                the water after laying her eggs on June 23rd.

Nesting mom

Nest #40 - Redington Beach - Found June 23
                 - 91 Hatchlings

Nest #41 - Pass-A-Grille - Found June 23
                 - 114 Hatchlings

Nest #42 - Belleair Beach - Found June 23|
                 - 104 Hatchlings

Nest #43 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found June 23
                 - 88 Hatchlings

Nest #44 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found June 23
                 - 114 Hatchlings

Nest #45 - Sand Key - Found June 23 - 103 Hatchlings

Nest #46 - St. Pete Beach - Found June 24 - 52 Hatchlings

Nest #47 - Treasure Island - Found June 24 - 123 Hatchlings

Nest #48 - Treasure Island - Found June 24 - 105 Hatchlings

Nest #49 - North Redington Beach - Found June 24 -  washed out

Nest #50 - Belleair Beach - Found June 24 - 118 Hatchlings

Nest #51 - Belleair Beach - Found June 24 - 113 Hatchlings

Nest #52 - Madeira Beach - Found June 25 - 88 Hatchlings

Nest #53 - Belleair Beach - Found June 25 - 74 Hatchlings

Nest #54 - Belleair Beach - Found June 25 - 72 Hatchlings

Nest #55 - Indian Shores - Found June 26 - 59 Hatchlings

Nest #56 - Belleair Shores - Found June 26 - 74 Hatchlings

Nest #57 - Belleair Shores - Found June 26 - 62 Hatchlings

Nest #58 - Madeira Beach - Found June 28 - 115 Hatchlings

Nest #59 - Madeira Beach - Found June 28 - 44 Hatchlings

Nest #60 - Madeira Beach - Found June 28 - 57 Hatchlings

Nest #61 - Redington Beach - Found June 28 - washed out

Nest #62 - St. Pete Beach - Found June 30 - 111 Hatchlings

Nest #63 - Belleair Shores - Found June 30  Morning Nest- 115 Hatchlings

Nest #64 - Redington Beach - Found July 2 - 89 Hatchlings

Nest #65 - Redington Beach - Found July 4 - 92 Hatchlings

Nest #66 - Sand Key - Found July 4 - 56 Hatchlings

Nest #67 - Belleair Shores - Found July 5  - 94 Hatchlings

Nest #68 - N. Redington Beach - Found July 6  - washed out

Nest #69 - Belleair Shores - Found July 6 - 76 Hatchlings

Nest #70 - N. Clearwater Beach - Found July 7 - washed out

Nest #71 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found July 8 - 131 Hatchlings

Nest #72 - Belleair Shores - Found July 8 - 105 Hatchlings

Nest #73 - Belleair Beach - Found July 8 - 78 Hatchlings

Nest #74 - Indian Shores - Found July 9 - washed out

Nest #75 - Indian Shores - Found July 10 - 71 Hatchlings

Nest #76 - Maderia Beach - Found July 10 - 4 Hatchlings

Nest #77 - Treasure Island - Found July 10 - 110 Hatchlings

Nest #78 - Treasure Island - Found July 12 - 52 Hatchlings

Nest #79 - Treasure Island - Found July 15 - 113 Hatchlings

Nest #80 - Redington Beach - Found July 15 - 75 Hatchlings

Nest #81 - Sand Key - Found July 17 - 94 Hatchlings

Nest #82 - N. Clearwater Beach - Found July 17 - 100 Hatchlings

Nest #83 - N. Clearwater Beach - Found July 18 - washed out

Nest #84 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found July 19 - 123 Hatchlings

Nest #85 - Clearwater Beach - Found July 19 - washed out

Nest #86 - Indian Shores - Found July 21 - did not hatch

Nest #87 - Clearwater Beach - Found July 22 - 99 Hatchlings

Nest #88 - Treasure Island - Found July 23 - 48 Hatchlings

Nest #89 - Treasure Island - Found July 23 - 16 Hatchlings

Nest #90 - Belleair Beach - Found July 23 - did not hatch

Nest #91 - Sand Key - Found July 24 - 101 Hatchlings

Nest #92 - Indian Shores - Found July 26 - did not hatch

Nest #93 - Redington Beach - Found July 26 - 95 Hatchlings

Nest #94 - Clearwater Beach - Found July 28 - did not hatch

Nest #95 - Indian Rocks - Found July 29 - did not hatch

Nest #96 - N. Clearwater Beach - Found July 29 - 35 Hatchlings

Nest #97 - N. Clearwater Beach - Found August 1 - did not hatch

Nest #98 - Madeira Beach - Found August 2 - washed out

Nest #99 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found August 2 - 82 Hatchlings

Nest #100 - Madeira Beach - Found August 4 - washed out

Nest #101 - Indian Rocks Beach - Found August 5 - 75 Hatchlings

Nest #102 - Maderia Beach - Found August 6 - did not hatch

Nest #103 - Clearwater Beach - Found August 6 - did not hatch

Nest #104 - Belleair Beach - Found August 9

Nest #105 - Belleair Shores - Found August 11

Nest #106 - Maderia Beach - Found August 13 - washed out

Nest #107 - Sand Key - Found August 17 - 53 Hatchlings

Nest #108 - Indian Shores - Found August 21 - 32 Hatchlings