wildlife conservation http://wlrn.org en South Florida Wildlife Center: Cute Baby Animals And Lessons On Respecting Nature http://wlrn.org/post/south-florida-wildlife-center-cute-baby-animals-and-lessons-respecting-nature <p>Imagine this scene: You're preparing to go for a morning jog in your Fort Lauderdale neighborhood when you spy an opossum sifting through a pile of overripe mangoes beneath a tree in the backyard.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Or perhaps on the course of that morning jog, you spot a brown baby bird hopping on the ground beneath a cocoplum. It's pumping its wings but not gaining much altitude.</span></p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 13:39:19 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 16521 at http://wlrn.org South Florida Wildlife Center: Cute Baby Animals And Lessons On Respecting Nature Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins: Here's How To See Them In Action http://wlrn.org/post/sea-turtle-nesting-season-begins-heres-how-see-them-action <p>Sea turtle nesting season is off and crawling this year with the first reported sea turtle nest in Boca Raton. The nest, made by a leatherback turtle, was recorded on Sunday morning in South Beach Park by Marine Turtle Specialists with the <a href="http://www.gumbolimbo.org/Sea-Turtle-Research" target="_blank">Boca Raton Sea Turtle Conservation and Research Program</a> based out of Gumbo Limbo Nature Center.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 11:02:00 +0000 Tricia Woolfenden 12213 at http://wlrn.org Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins: Here's How To See Them In Action