Nests

Nest information for the 2017 season is documented here, listed in the order the nests were found. Map symbols courtesy of Maps Icon Collection

NestAddressDate LaidDate HatchedEggs Laid / Turtles EmergedIncubation (days)Comments
1House, 20816 Front Beach Rd5/18FailedFailedFailedWashed away by TS Cindy on 6/21
2Mariner West Condo, 6213 Thomas Dr5/19Failed72/0FailedWashed out, moved 70 eggs to dune
3House, 21605 Front Beach Rd, Access 865/298/789/8071Nest located just west of public access 86
4Mariner West Condo, 6213 Thomas Dr6/3Failed?/0FailedTurtle blocked by lounge chairs. Washed out, moved 21 eggs to dune
5Largo Mar Condo, 5717 Thomas Dr, access 116/3FailedFailedFailedTurtle blocked by lounge chairs. Washed away by TS Cindy on 6/21
6House, 358 Beachside Dr, Carillon Beach6/108/16105/9068Nest just west of Access 1
7Commodore Condo, 4715 Thomas Dr6/17not yetWashed out, moved 10 eggs to dune
8House, 8401 Surf Dr, access 206/18FailedFailedFailedWashed away by TS Cindy on 6/21
9House, 22107 Front Beach Rd, access 926/18not yet
10Townhouse, 5920 Gulf Dr6/22not yetNest just west of Regency Condo
11Top of Gulf Condo, 8817 Thomas Dr6/22not yetGot to tag this turtle after she nested!
12House, 8408 Surf Dr, access 206/24not yetTurtle nested in dune, safe from storms!
13Oceanna Condo, 8000 Surf Dr6/24not yetPublic access on east side of condo
14House, 8404 Surf Dr, access 206/25not yetTurtle disoriented after nesting, volunteers helped
15Moonspinner Condo, 4425 Thomas Dr6/26not yet
16House, 20816 Front Beach Rd6/26not yetNest near posted bird nesting area
17Sterling Reef Condo, 12011 Front Beach Rd6/27not yet
18Boardwalk Beach Resort, 9600 S. Thomas Dr6/27FailedFailedFailedWashed away by runoff from storm drain
19Hidden Dunes Condo, 7115 Thomas Dr6/27not yet
20House, 5421 Gulf Dr6/27not yet4th nest today for Nancy Evou and volunteers Ron and JoAnn!!
21Pinnacle Port Condo, 23223 Front Beach Rd6/288/21?/>5054Nest behind Bld C3
22Sterling Beach Condo, 6627 Thomas Dr, access 12A6/29not yet
23Thomas Donut Shop, 19208 Front Beach Rd7/2not yet
24Largo Mar Condo, 5717 Thomas Dr, access 117/2not yetAdopted by Patronis Elementary 4th grade class
25House, 16513 Front Beach Rd, access 627/4not yet
26Holiday Terrace Motel, 11831 Front Beach Rd7/4FailedFailedFailedWashed away 8/9
27House, 17485 Front Beach Rd, LEATHERBACK7/4not yetLeatherback nest! Our first since 2015
28Bel Air Condo, 8515 Surf Dr, access 227/4not yet
29Hooters, 12907 Front Beach Rd7/5FailedFailedFailedWashed away 8/15
30House, 22013 Front Beach Rd, access 897/5not yet
31Townhouse, 13407 Oleander Dr, access 507/6not yet
32House, 14210 Front Beach Rd, Bid-a-Wee access 67/7not yetAdopted by Patronis Elementary 3rd grade class
33Pirate Cove Villas, 23001 Front Beach Rd, access 957/8not yet
34Beachcomber, 17101 Front Beach Rd7/10not yet
35House, 21014 Front Beach Rd, Sunnyside Beach7/11not yet
36House, 318 Beachside Dr, Carillon Beach7/11not yet
37Palmetto Inn, 17255 Front Beach Rd, LEATHERBACK7/13not yetOur 2nd leatherback nest of the season! By The Sea Learning Home School group adopted this nest.
38Portside Resort, 17620 Front Beach Rd, LEATHERBACK7/13not yetOur 3rd leatherback nest of the season!
39House, 358 Beachside Dr, Carillon Beach7/14not yet
40House, 19104 Front Beach Rd7/16not yet
41House, 21511 Front Beach Rd, access 86, GREEN7/16not yetOur first green nest since 2013!
42Treasure Island Cond, 5004 Thomas Dr7/17not yet
43Townhouse, 17867 Front Beach Rd7/18not yet
44Moonspinner Condo, 4425 Thomas Dr7/18not yet
45Beachside Resort, 21905 Front Beach Rd, access 887/18not yet
46Pinnacle Port Condo, 23223 Front Beach Rd7/18not yet
47House, 322 Beachside Dr, Carillon Beach, LEATHERBACK7/22not yetOur 4th leatherback nest!
48Townhouse, 22331 Front Beach Rd, access 937/23not yet
49Edgewater Condo, 11212 Front Beach Rd, access 417/26not yetBy The Sea Learning Home School group adopted this nest.
50Surfside Christian Retreat, 21429 Front Beach Rd, GREEN7/29not yetOur 2nd green nest!
51Ramsgate Harbour Condo, 23011 Front Beach Rd, GREEN7/29not yet3rd green nest on same day!
52Dunes of Panama Condo, 7205 Thomas Dr7/30not yet
53Laguna Beach Christian Retreat, 20225 Front Beach Rd, access 798/2not yet
54House, 19404 Front Beach Rd, GREEN8/7not yetOur 4th green nest! By The Sea Learning Home School group adopted this nest.
55Townhouse, 22325 Front Beach Rd, access 938/7not yet
56House, 16401 Front Beach Rd, access 608/13not yet