Boardwalk and Tower Renovations

 The majority of the boardwalk will be closed until further notice.  Users will not be able to walk from the Nature Center to Red Reef West; please use the sidewalk along A1A.  A portion of the north end is open.  Updates will be posted here as available.  We thank you for your patience during this

Celebrate Gopher Tortoise Awareness Day

April 10, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Eco-Watch Lecture Series

  For more information and to register:   April 16    

Sea Turtle Day - We Want Your Feedback!

Did your join us for Sea turtle Day?  If so, we want to hear from you!   Please fill out this short survey on Survey Monkey.   Thank you!

Winter Break Animal Adventures Day Camp

Animal Adventures Day Camp   Join us during school breaks to explore topics in science and nature. Register for one, two, or all three days! Winter Break for Grades 3-5 Wed, Thurs, Fri; Jan 2, 3, 4 Register for: Jan 2, Jan 3, Jan 4 Day 1 - Shark Science: Find out about the

Tracking Turtles

Kraken still has a working transmitter!   Loggerhead Kraken was released with a satellite transmitter on January 23, 2018. Click here to track Kraken! #TrackinKraken   Thanks to Ben Hick for the fabulous photos.

Water-Related Programs Resume

We have resumed our water based nature programs - Intracoastal Adventures, Beach Treasures, and Seining the Lagoon.   We will continue to monitor red tide in Florida, and our programs will continue as long as red tide in not present in our area.

Water-Related Programs Cancelled

Due to the possible respiratory effects associated with red tide in the area, all of our water-based activities will be cancelled until further notice.  These programs include: Intracoastal Adventures - Canoe, Kayak, and SUP Seining the Lagoon Beach Treasures

Visionary environmentalist might be called a force of nature

In the next several weeks, Gordon J. Gilbert, the visionary behind the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, will judge a professional barbecue contest, attend his umpteenth meeting of Boca Raton’s Parks and Recreation Advisory Board and be a guest of honor at the 50th reunion of Boca Raton High School’s Class