Latest Jekyll Island Authority Stories

2010-07-22 16:35:00

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jekyll Island Authority (JIA) is requesting information (RFI) that will assist with revising and refining the Jekyll Island Master Plan. The RFI is the first step in a process intended as a widely inclusive review of Jekyll Island's Master Plan.

2010-04-13 09:48:00

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- As coastal Georgia begins to welcome in warmer weather, it is also that time of year to welcome a very special annual visitor to Jekyll Island- the sea turtle! Nesting season begins mid-May and continues through August and hundreds of these amazing sea creatures come home to nest on Jekyll Island's sprawling beaches.

2010-03-17 08:50:00

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Today the Jekyll Island Authority announced they will produce the 2010 Georgia Coast Birding & Nature Festival, scheduled for October 7-10 on Jekyll Island. The Authority has hired Lydia Thompson as the festival's Event Coordinator.

2010-01-07 14:00:00

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- On January 7, 2010, the Jekyll Island Authority celebrated the opening of the Hampton Inn and Suites, the first new hotel to open on Jekyll Island since 1974.

2008-07-15 18:00:23

To: TRAVEL EDITORS Contact: Eric Garvey, Jekyll Island State Park Authority, +1-912- 635-4081, EGarvey@jekyllisland.com JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jekyll Island State Park Authority (JIA) today announced it's intentions to set greater restrictions on lights near its natural beaches in order to protect sea turtles from the adverse effects of artificial light.

2007-09-25 15:00:19

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinc

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