Sea Turtle Tracking: Tour de Turtles Events


2023 Tour de Turtles Live Events!

Release dates and information are subject to change. Please check back as we get closer to the event dates!

Hawksbill Turtle Releases with The Four Seasons Resort Nevis
Date: July 19, 20
Location: Pinney’s Beach, Nevis
Time: 9:00 am AST (local time)

Loggerhead Turtle Release in the Archie Carr Refuge
Date: Sunday, July 30
Location: Barrier Island Center, 8385 S Hwy A1A, Melbourne Beach, FL 32951
Release Time: 8:30 am EST

This event is free and open to the public, no registration needed! We recommend arriving around 7:30 am.

Download the Tour de Turtles 2023 Flyer


Past Releases:
Loggerhead Turtle Release on Anna Maria Island
Date: June 26 or 27 (release date dependent on turtle nesting)
Location: Anna Maria Island, FL
Release Time: 8:30 am EST

Green Turtle Releases in Tortuguero, Costa Rica
Date: July 10 & 11
Location: STC Field Station, Tortuguero, Costa Rica
Release Time: 8:00 am CST (local time, please note new time)

Rehab Turtle Release with The Turtle Hospital
Date: Friday, July 14
Location: Sombrero Beach, The Florida Keys
Time: 9:30 am EST


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