January 2010 Cold-Stunning Event
The unusually long spell of cold weather in Florida in January 2010
has had a big impact on sea turtles. The FWC has been working with
staff from county, state, and federal agencies as well as numerous
volunteers on a mass rescue effort for sea turtles throughout the
The FWC is involved in a massive statewide effort to rescue sea turtles affected by the recent cold weather in Florida.
View a short video about the FWC efforts during the January 2010
sea turtle cold-stunning event.
Low water temperatures can have a dramatic impact on Florida's sea
View images from the January 2010 Statewide Sea Turtle