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Upcoming Events and News

Earth Day: April 22, 2024

For more information, click here!

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We are accepting donations for our annual silent auction to be held from June 8th through the 15th. Items for donation must be new and unused. We are also accepting gift cards, experiences, and event tickets.

Donation Deadline: June 3, 2024

Donation Drop-Off Location: STPS Gift Shop (Turtle House) 111 S. Miramar Avenue, Indialantic, FL Hours: Monday through Saturday from 11 AM to 4 PM. 

More Information: Please email fundraising@seaturtlespacecoast.org.

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Turtle Talk 101 (Zoom)

Turtle Talk 101 Zoom presentations are free and open to the public.

The slide presentation is an introduction to sea turtles and includes a basic overview of the sea turtle species with concentration on species that commonly nest on the Brevard County beaches. The presentation also examines the causes of sea turtle population declines and the ongoing laws in effect to protect and prevent them from becoming extinct.

Zoom sessions start at 6:00 PM.

Registration Links

Get ready for the 2024 turtle season.  STPS has many volunteer opportunities for you to participate in.  Meet the current volunteers, permit holders, and program directors.  Come learn about volunteering with us!

We need volunteers for: Turtle Krawl 5K – Strandings – Events – Nesting Surveys – STERP (Sea Turtle Emergency Response Program) Education- Beach Clean-Ups – Turtle Walks … and more!

 

Beach Cleanups

Beach cleanups are held the first Saturday after the first Thursday of each month at Val M. Steele Park in Melbourne Beach and Cherie Down Park and Beach in Cape Canaveral from 9 am to 11 am. All are welcome to come and help clean up the beach.  Community service hours are available.  Supplies, like trash bags, gloves and pick up tools, are available.  Check the CALENDAR for dates.

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Turtle Talk

Monthly Meetings

NOTE:  For March Only, we are meeting at the Satellite Beach Recreation Department at 1089 South Patrick Drive in Satellite Beach.  For the remainder of 2024, we will be meeting at the Scotty Culp Municipal Complex, located at 565 Cassia Blvd., in Satellite Beach.  Parking is in the rear of that building.  We will also continue Zoom meetings.  Social time begins at 6:30 pm, so you can chat with fellow turtle lovers.  The meeting starts promptly at 7:00 pm. 

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Volunteer Opportunities

STPS has many volunteer opportunities for you to participate in.  Meet the current volunteers, permit holders, and program directors.  Come learn about volunteering with us!