Sandy Point Turtle Watch Program

2017 Season begins April 15 and continues through July 31!


We have two programs to choose from:

  1. April 15 - June 15 - Nesting leatherbacks; nighttime program, runs from 7:45 - midnight or later
  2. June 16 - July 31 - Hatchling leatherbacks; early evening program, runs from 5:15 - 7:45 pm
Nesting female leatherback at Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge. Photo by Claudia Lombard, USFWS

Nesting female leatherback at Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge. Photo by Claudia Lombard, USFWS