Waves batter sea tutle nest on the edge of shoreline

Posted at 11:03 PM, May 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-25 06:56:44-04

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - Many sections of Southwest Florida's coast are battling years worth of erosion and Wednesday's storms certainly aren't helping matters.

Fox 4's own Patrick Nolan shooting video on Barefoot Beach in Bonita Springs of a sea turtle nest teetering on the edge of the of the shoreline.

As a reminder, it is illegal to disturb sea turtles, eggs or their nests.

Turtle nesting season runs through October.