Beach Warning Flags | South Florida Beaches

Posted by: on April 10th, 2013

South Florida has miles and miles of beautiful beaches! Have you ever gone to the beach and saw the lifeguards flying a flag, but didn’t know what it meant? If so, here are the meanings of the International Life Saving Federation flag system. The system was created to promote an international standard for all beach […]


Things to Remember During South Florida Sea Turtle Nesting Season

Posted by: on March 19th, 2013

South Florida beaches are important nesting areas for sea turtles, and the sand dunes are home to many unique plants and animals. When visiting, help protect Florida’s sea turtles, other wildlife and the coastal habitats upon which they depend. The sea turtle nesting season in South Florida runs from March through October on the Atlantic […]


Sea Turtles of Florida

Posted by: on March 3rd, 2013

South Florida sea turtle nesting season is from March to October. It’s Here! do you know the five species of sea turtles found in Florida? Green Sea Turtle Average Life Span: 80+ years Size: Up to 5 feet Weight: Up to 700 lbs Protection Status: Endangered Fun Fact: Green turtle cannot pull its head into […]