Field Photos

All photographs and videos on this page and throughout this site were taken during activities permitted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, and/or other comparable state or federal agency under conditions not detrimental to these animals. Please do not attempt to recreate the contents of these images without appropriate training and authorization.

Nighttime images were taken under red or infrared light to minimize possible disturbance to the animal and may be converted to black-and-white in post-processing. Such images should not be interpreted as captured under white continuous light or flash.

Photographs and videos with the Florida Sea Turtle License Plate logo were funded in whole or in part by a grant awarded from the Sea Turtle Grants Program. The Sea Turtle Grants Program is funded from proceeds from the sale of the Florida Sea Turtle License Plate. Learn more at

#TurtleCam: Caught on Camera

A near-miss from a recreational boat passing overhead of a loggerhead sea turtle.
Foraging behavior of a loggerhead sea turtle.
Just a loggerhead sea turtle cruising around.

Crystal River, Florida

St George Island, Florida

St Lucie Inlet, Florida

Fort Morgan, Alabama

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