Hi Friends! I’m Donna! I’ve been nesting on this same beach in Jupiter, FL for more than 12 years and was just too tickled at the idea that I finally get to join the famous Tour de Turtles. My new human friends at Florida Leatherbacks, Inc. asked for my help to raise awareness about a serious threat called Coastal Armoring. You see, when I was heading to my favorite spot on the beach to nest for the first time this season, something went very wrong. There was a big wall in my way! I tried to go around it but it just went on and on and on. I got too tired so I had to go back to the water without nesting that night. It turns out,
I was named by my Sponsor,
Florida Leatherbacks, Inc.. Check out my marathon migration map, where you can follow along as I swim to raise awareness about the threat of Coastal Armoring to sea turtles. Please help me raise awareness about my cause by supporting me!
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