Monthly Archive: September 2015

Sea Turtles and “Leave No Trace”

In August of 2015 the Escambia County Board of County Commissioners adopted a new ordinance to address the issue of chairs, tents, coolers, and other debris left on the beach overnight. The issue with these items is that they impede sea turtle nesting and are a hazard for maintenance and safety crews working the beach …

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Permanent link to this article: http://escambia.ifas.ufl.edu/marine/2015/09/12/sea-turtles-and-leave-no-trace/