NEVER PUSH OR ATTEMPT TO ASSIST STRANDED ANIMALS BACK TO THE WATER! More harm can be done and it is illegal without proper permits. 

2013: Nest #16

Nest 16 found by Tricia in the Seagrove Beach area.



Nest #16 has hatched and been evaluated. This area in Seagrove was in a bad drainage wash out area, so eggs did not develop fully.
50 escaped from nest
01 alive in nest and released
17 dead pipped eggs
4 no obvious embryos
49 dead embryos
121 total eggs
42 % success