There are 3 types of turtles:
There are only 7 species of Sea Turtles 3 of which come to Palm Beach County to nest. These are the Loggerhead, the Leatherback, and the Green.
If you see a turtle hatch during the day please call :
Gumbo Limbo Nature Center
To report someone disturbing a sea turtle nest or
an injured, dead or harassed sea turtle -
Call: 888-404-FWCC (3922)
Cellular phone *FWC or #FWC
For Information in regards to Ordinances for Turtle Monitoring, please click here.