Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

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Ground Cover Restoration Data Collection

Biologists Johanna Freeman (left), Shawn Clemens, Michael Stevens, and Kent Williges (right) scrutinize all plant species present in a Ground Cover Restoration field plot.


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FWC Facts:
Along the Florida coast, sea turtles annually make between 40,000 and 84,000 nests. Females nest every 2-3 years, laying several nests on sandy beaches.

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