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Turtle Nesting Begins Early

Published: Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 10:26 p.m.
Last Modified: Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 10:26 p.m.

Turtle nesting season is starting early in southwest Florida.

The Fort Myers News-Press reported volunteers have spotted turtle nests in Captiva Island and Bonita Springs in the past week.

Turtle nesting season typically begins May 1 and runs through Oct. 31.

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