|Editorial: Turtles need all of our help|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
Itís turtle season again. Itís a minor inconvenience, mainly for beach anglers and castnetters who know sunrise and sunset can be magic times in the surf. We hear a little grumbling, but believe that ó for the most part ó the locals who fish the beaches, whether for sustenance or sport, are among its better stewards.
The nighttime beach closure began Thursday, with gates locked at 7:30 p.m. each night and opening at 8 a.m. each morning.
The downtime belongs to the turtles.
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