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Lights out for Tybee

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“Lights Out for Tybee” May 1 – Oct 31 “Lights Out for Tybee”  is a program that has been put into effect to protect nesting Loggerhead Sea Turtles.  Tybee Island urges people to turn off or shield light coming from structures visible from the beach after 9 pm from May 1st to October 31st.  Artificial […]

Lights Out on Tybee a Success!

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“Lights Out on Tybee”  is a program that has been put into effect to protect nesting Loggerhead Sea Turtles.  Tybee Island urges people to turn off or shield light coming from structures visible from the beach after 10pm from May1st to October 31st.  Artificial lights can  discourage females from nesting.  Also sea turtle hatchlings usually emerge […]

Turtle Trot on Tybee Island

Turtle Trot

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Don’t Forget the REALLY BIG Fund Raiser for the Tybee Island Sea Turtle Project and Kick-off of Coastal Georgia’s Sea Turtle Nesting Season Tybee Island’s 5k Turtle Trot is this April 28th. If you would like to participate or need more information, follow this link tybeemarinescience.org.  After the race the Georgia Sea Turtle Center (www.coastalgadnr.org) is releasing […]