Sea Turtle Lighting Workshop set for July 11th in Orange Beach

June 21, 2019
Flyer invite with image of a sea turtle swimming underwater in crystal clear water for the 2019 Sea Turtle Lighting Workshop

The Orange Beach Community Center, in partnership with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, will host a Sea Turtle Lighting Workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Thursday, July 11th for all distributors, contractors, property management professionals and homeowners’ associations.

The schedule includes:

  • 8:30 a.m. - Registration begins
  • 9 a.m. - The problem of light on sea turtle nesting beaches, presented by U.S. Fish & Wildlife.
  • 10 a.m. - Local lighting issues, presented by the City of Orange Beach
  • 10:30 a.m. - Lecture: The Who’s, What’s, Where’s of Wildlife Friendly Lighting, presented by Sesco Lighting.
  • 11:15 a.m. - Q&A session

The Orange Beach Community Center is at 27235 Canal Road.

A Gulf Shores workshop will be held Tuesday, July 9th at the Gulf Shores Activity Center, 260 Clubhouse Drive.

Complimentary snacks and refreshments will be served by Alabama Coastal Catering.

For more information, contact Kristi Spohn at or Susan West at