June 20, 2018, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Commission Chamber of City Hall
The City of Atlantic Beach will host a Sea Turtle Workshop with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Beaches Sea Turtle Patrol from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, in the City Commission Chamber of City Hall, 800 Seminole Road.
Workshop highlights will include:
- Basic overview of what the Beaches Sea Turtle Patrol does for sea turtles in the community
- Brief overview of sea turtles in Florida, nesting and hatching, and how lighting affects sea turtles
- What a disorientation is and how they're documented
- The Golden Rules of wildlife friendly lighting, how to determine if lighting is turtle friendly, and how to correct lighting that is not turtle friendly
- Lighting ordinance enforcement and compliance tips and tricks
- Safety, security and Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) with turtle-friendly lighting
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.