Longboat Key Manatee County Nest Count

As of May 14, 2018 there are 9 sea turtle nests on the Manatee County portion of Longboat Key patrolled by Longboat Key Turtle Watch.

Public Turtle Walks -Saturdays in June & July

Join us on Saturdays in June and July for Public Turtle Walks! Meet at 4795 Gulf of Mexico Drive at 6:45am. No reservation needed.

Emergency Contact Information

Adult Turtle Strandings:
     Mote Marine Laboratory
          Stranding Office

Nest Tampering: 
Fish and Wildlife Commission

Nest Monitoring:
     Mote Marine Sea Turtle Program

Longboat Key Police: 

Fish Kill Hotline: