Dedicated to the quality care and conservation of turtles, tortoises, and sea turtles

*Please be sure to check out the Club Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/turtleclubflorida

NEXT MEETING - ORLANDO CHAPTER

When: June 16 2015, 7:30 to 10 p.m.

Speaker this month will be Wayne Hill. His talk will be on "Hill Gone Green"

Where: OAKLAND NATURE PRESERVE 747 Machete Trail, Oakland, FL. For directions click here: Oakland Nature Preserve.

   CLEARWATER CHAPTER 

The next meeting of the Clearwater Chapter is on October 10th, 2015. Our guest Speaker will be George Heinrich. Remember that meetings will start promptly at 7:00 pm. Hope to see everyone there.

Where: MOCCASIN LAKE NATURE PARK 2750 Park Trail Ln, Clearwater, Fl.  

UPCOMING PINELLAS CHAPTER MEETINGS

 

September 12, 2015. Annual auction of the Clearwater Chapter at Moccasin Lake Nature Park. Note special time of 6:00pm



POINTS OF INTEREST

Club President Bill Murray was featured in the local paper for his talk on tortoises at Oakland Nature Park Appreciation Day on February 23.

The Turtle and Tortoise Club of Florida is on Facebook!  Club member Melissa Coakley did an awesome job putting together the club's facebook page.  To view our club's Facebook page, click here. (requires logging into Facebook - if you don't have an account, they're easy to create and well worth your time)

Support the Turtle Survival Alliance - visit their website to check out all of the neat things they are doing and all of the great merchandise they have for sale!  Check out their August 2010 Magazine to see what the group has been up to.

The UNITED STATES ASSOCIATION OF REPTILE KEEPERS has an on-line petition that lets the Florida Wildlife Commission know that you support the actions of the reptile industry and its efforts protect our beautiful environment, ensure human and animal safety and ensure the ability to pursue our hobby and business.  Click here to sign the petition.

Check the new and improved members section where pictures from Marvin Bennett and Harry & Christi Straub have been uploaded for all to view.  Send pictures of your turtle and tortoise enclosures to turtleandtortoiseclubofflorida@gmail.com so we can upload them onto the website for all to see.