About Injured Sea Turtles and Other Wildlife
Gumbo Limbo Nature Center provides assistance to injured sea turtles only and does not accept other orphaned and/or injured wildlife.
Sick, Dead, or Injured Sea Turtles
If you find a dead, sick, or injured sea turtle, please call Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission's 24-hour Wildlife Alert Number at 1-888-404-FWCC (1-888-404-3922).
Please be prepared to answer the following questions:
If you need wildlife assistance in South Florida, please call the FWC at 561-625-5122.
If you need to reach a wildlife rehabilitation center in South Florida, please call the South Florida Wildlife Center at 954-524-4302 or 866-SOS-WILD.
For additional wildlife rehabilitation centers, visit the FWC website.