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CROW Case of the Week: Sea Turtle Hatchlings


Loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta) return to Southwest Florida beaches each year to nest in late April/ early May. After the eggs incubate for roughly two months, the hatchlings emerge from those nests upon hatching, seek the moon glow as natural light in their pursuit to reach the gulf and swim for their lives using the Gulf Stream in hopes to reach the Sargasso Sea. more...

Additional Presentations Offered Through End of Summer


The Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW) will be offering additional presentations at 2 p.m. on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays through August 16. more...

CROW Case of the Week: Pileated Woodpecker


The pileated woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus) is a large woodpecker with a red crest on top of its head. One can distinguish a male from a female by the size and color of the crest. A male tends to have a brighter and larger crest and a red stripe along its cheek. Females do not have the cheek stripe. more...

CROW Case of the Week: Snowy Egret (#19-2509)


The snowy egret (Egretta thula) can also be referred to as a medium-sized heron with its long legs and long slender neck and bill. These elegant birds as adults are fully white except for black legs, yellow feet, black bill and a yellow patch at the base of its bill. more...

CROW Welcomes New Education/Marketing Intern


Hunter Brown has joined the Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildife (CROW) as its newest Conservation Education and Marketing Intern. The six-month internship began on June 1. more...