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  • Celebrate International Cat Day by Saving a Life (or Two!)

    • By Best Friends Animal Society
    • Added on Aug 06, 2021

    International Cat Day is coming up on Sunday, August 8, and cats and kittens across the country are waving their adorable little paws from shelters and foster homes in the hopes they’ll get noticed and adopted, or welcomed into a foster home. Best Friends Animal Society would like to take this opportunity to point out that there’s a perfect storm of reasons why now is an ideal time to adopt or foster a cat or kitten. read more

  • Dr. Kyle Van Houtan Appointed President & CEO of Loggerhead Marine Life Center in Juno Beach

    • By Loggerhead Marine Life Center
    • Added on Jul 02, 2021

    The Board of Directors of Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) is pleased to announce Dr. Kyle Van Houtan as its newly appointed President and Chief Executive Officer. Following an extensive search, Van Houtan has been selected from a field of over 200 applicants to fill the leadership role, which will build upon LMC’s unique programs, reputation and the next chapter of its campus expansion. read more

  • Keep Your Pets Safe During Storm Season

    • By The TurfMutt Foundation
    • Added on Jun 04, 2021

    While no one is immune from the devastation of a natural disaster, preparing before a storm hits is key to keeping everyone in your family—including your pets—safe. read more

  • Manatee Lagoon Virtual Summer Camp Connects Children to Wildlife from Home

    • By Ayanna Coard
    • Added on Jun 01, 2021

    For those not quite ready for in-person summer camp and those needing an alternative to fill a gap in summer experiences, there is an exciting virtual offering this summer, and it’s open to families and camp organizations. Manatee Lagoon, Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) and Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium have partnered to offer a Wild About Wildlife Virtual Summer Camp program for children 6 to 9 years of age. read more

  • Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum Celebrates Outstanding Natural Area Family Day

    • By InFlorida.com Staff
    • Added on Apr 28, 2021

    Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum (JILM) is celebrating the 13th Anniversary of the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area (ONA) on May 8, 2021. Thirteen years ago, the property became one of only three such sites in the entire United States. At the same time, the Jupiter ONA became part of the National Conservation Lands - the first and only unit east of the Mississippi River within the Bureau of Land Management. read more

  • From Precious Puppy to Aggravating Adolescent

    • By Hannah Stember
    • Added on Mar 22, 2021

    They’re fluffy, floppy and adorable. Their tiny toes are tender, pink and perfect. Even their breath smells magical. Seriously, what’s not to love about puppies? As irresistible as they are, puppies do grow up quickly, and they need our help growing into equally lovable adult dogs. Since March 23 is National Puppy Day, what better time to talk about the importance of training and socializing all those pandemic pups? read more

  • Sea Turtle Nesting Season Returns to Palm Beach County with “Respect the Locals” Campaign

    • By Lauren Eissey
    • Added on Mar 03, 2021

    Researchers at Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC) are keeping a watchful eye for the return of sea turtle nesting season in Palm Beach County and have kicked-off its “Respect the Locals” awareness campaign. Between March 1 and October 31, sea turtles nest on the 9.5-mile stretch of beach that LMC monitors, which spans from the northern Palm Beach County line to the northern boundary of John D. MacArthur Beach State Park. read more