News from Staff


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!

Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility Internship

Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, Inc. Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility Internship The Sea Turtle Rehabilitation Facility is accepting applications for our college internship program.  This position will begin May 2019, and is open to current students and recent graduates (within 1 year of

Eco-Watch Lecture Series

  For more information and to register:   March 19 April 16  

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

Pardon Our Dust!

Our front porch will be under-going some much-needed TLC starting Monday, August 27.   During this time, please enter the Nature Center through the back door.  The front porch construction is expected to last a few days.  Thank you for your patience!  

Remembering Steve Bass

Gumbo Limbo Nature Center celebrates the life of former manager, Steve Bass.  Steve shared his love of nature with the staff, volunteers, and visitors for 13 years reaching thousands of people of all ages.  He was an engaging educator and loved telling stories to captivate his audience whether

Food Truck Saturdays in July

Stop by Gumbo Limbo for a visit...and lunch!

Closed on 4th of July

Gumbo Limbo Nature Center will be closed July 4.  Regular hours resume July 5. Have a happy and safe holiday!