Look who we found hiding under the cute t-shirts at the Visit South Walton Visitor Center gift shop...Theo! This cute cuddly turtle is helping us spread the word #cleandarkflat We want to thank Jay Tusa, Executive Director of the Tourist Development Council and his staff, Christy and Norma Jean, for there ongoing assistance and support as we continue make our beaches safe for those Sea Turtles who come to our shores each season to nest. Please help us help them by picking up your trash, flattening your sand art/filling in your holes, and turning off lights you don’t need. It’s important that we all do our part to preserve these amazing creatures.
When you cross the bridge into South Walton, drop by to say hello and pick up your Theo. We’ll be waiting for you. ... See MoreSee Less
Join Christopher Whittle, Park Services Specialist and local expert on the Choctawhatchee Beach Mouse this Wednesday Evening, January 16th, starting at 6:30 pm at the Coastal Branch Library located at 437 Greenway Trail in Santa Rosa Beach for this wonderful opportunity to learn about this cute little creature who calls our coastal sand dunes home. It promises to be a great evening of learning for all. Fill your cars with friends, family, and the children in your lives and come on out. We have a seat saved for you. *Beach Mouse Photos Credited to Joel Sartore* ... See MoreSee Less
Friends of South Walton Sea Turtles wants to thank our newest sponsors, Grayton Seafood. Go out and see Tabitha, Amanda, and Kingon and they would be glad to help you with a Theo the Turtle and other Theo Themed Items they have on hand. Grayton Seafood supports our mission of Sea Turtle Conservancy through Awareness and Education by donating a portion of the proceeds to FOSWST. We appreciate all that you do to help us out.🐢 ... See MoreSee Less
Friends of South Walton Sea Turtles would like to thank our latest new sponsors, Jacque and Angela, at Bungalow Home and Life in Seagrove Plaza. They are now carrying Theo and the Theo themed Christmas Ornaments. A portion of the proceeds from the sales of these items is donated to our organization to assist us in carrying out our mission of Sea Turtle Conservancy through Awareness and Education. Thank you both for your support. ... See MoreSee Less