Protection from Predation

(a) Sea turtle tracks Opens in new windowNo predatory pets or pets likely to have a potential for being disruptive or damaging to nesting turtles, hatchlings, or nests shall be allowed to roam loose and unsupervised within the jurisdictional boundaries during the nesting season.  Such pets include but are not limited to dogs, cats, snakes, lizards or iguanas, ferrets, and pigs.

(b) Feeding of raccoons, opossums, and other wild animals within the jurisdictional boundaries is prohibited.

To view the complete City of Key West Ordinance for Sea Turtle Protection, view Article VI.  Protection of Sea Turtles