Mote is growing, and not just our Aquarium - 2020 Annual Report

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium is growing in many ways—creating the new Mote Science Education Aquarium (Mote SEA), planning the evolution of Mote's primary research campus on City Island, Sarasota, and launching new scientific efforts at facilities we've recently established: our Florida Red Tide Mitigation & Technology Development Facility and our International Coral Gene Bank.

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Mote releases nine rehabilitated sea turtles on Florida’s east coast

Jan. 4, 2021—Sarasota, Fla.— Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium said a fond farewell to nine juvenile Kemp's ridley sea turtles today as they were released in New Smyrna at Canaveral National Seashore. The turtles came into Mote's care after stranding in a cold-stun event in November in the Cape Cod region.

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