Friends of Lovers Key State Park

Together, we protect, preserve and support Lovers Key State Park


In the Spotlight

Photography Week at Lovers Key State Park

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The event will raise money to help Lovers Key build a new, state-of-the-art Environmental Education Center.


In the Spotlight: Why the Piping Plover is in Danger

By Susan Suarez, FOLKS correspondent to Spotlight News

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Read all about the charm of the Piping Plovers, when you can see them on Lovers Key, and how developmental pressures are impacting their numbers. Fortunately, we can offer them safe haven on the Lovers Key State Park beaches for their wintering grounds.

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Turtle Tracks Newsletter Archives

Fall 2015 Newsletter
Images of Nature Photo Week, Volunteer Spotlight, Creature Feature, Upcoming Events

Summer 2015 Newsletter
Meet Chip, the Gopher tortoise, Photo Contest, Osprey, Recent Events, Volunteer Spotlight

Spring 2015 Newsletter
Gopher tortoises, Volunteer Spotlight, Vow Renewal Photos, Upcoming Events

Winter 2014 Newsletter
Record-breaking Visitors,  Members Mingle, Leave a Legacy

Summer 2014 Newsletter
New Junior Ranger Program, Cookbook Fundraiser, Question Corner

Spring 2014 Newsletter
 9th Annual Turtle Trot, American Pickers – Lovers Key Version