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Living with Sea Turtles

Episode Sponsors

  • International Paper Foundation
  • Southern Agriculture Research and Education Group (USDA)
  • Progress Energy
  • Renewable Resources Extension Act
  • Gainesville Regional Utilities
  • Florida Sea Turtle License Plate Grants Program

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Episode Details

Sea turtles face many challenges. Join Dr. Mark Hostetler as he explores the challenges and solutions for sea turtle survival. Topics discussed include: effects of coastal lighting, beach nourishment, near shore and off shore pollution, and human behavior on beaches.

Original website content and design created by Mark Hostetler, Elizabeth Swiman, and Sarah Webb Miller. With the help of UF/IFAS Communications, the current look and functionality was streamlined for the UF/IFAS Extension Solutions for Your Life website. Al Williamson of UF/IFAS Communications uploads the steaming video for each episode. Images on this website were taken prior to national guidelines of face coverings and social distancing. The site is currently maintained and updated by Tom Barnash and Mark Hostetler.