Support Mote with your vote! Help us win $5,000 from Turtle Island Restoration Network during their 2021 Summer Sea Turtle Sustainability Grant Contest by voting here. Your vote will support our continued monitoring of sea turtle nesting on 35 miles of southwest Florida beaches. Mote's Sea Turtle Conservation & Research Program focuses on understanding nesting trends and conducting other research to inform conservation of turtles that nest in Florida, particularly loggerhead and green sea turtles. Our monitoring area includes the densest nesting population of loggerheads in the entire Gulf of Mexico! The contest will run from July 1–18, so please vote soon and share with your friends and family!