Our Mission

At Sea Turtle Inc., our mission is to rescue, rehabilitate, and release injured sea turtles, educate the public, and assist with conservation efforts for all marine turtle species.

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Experimental Surgery for Fibropapillomatosis

By Abbey Kunkle With the increasing incidence of Fibropapillomatosis in sea turtles along the Texas Gulf Coast, Gladys Porter Zoo's new Assistant Veterinarian Dr. Debra Carboni, D.V.M. recently performed experimental surgery on our newest patient, Quik...

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Effect of Red Tide on Sea Turtles

For the majority of the month of October, red tide plagued the coastline along South Padre Island. Although the deceased fish and shrimp count was been high over the past month, thankfully, due to its limited range and low concentrations, we saw no...

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October 2015 Newsletter

Our October Newsletter is out! Click here to read all the exciting sea turtle news!!

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The Economic Impact of Sea Turtle Inc.

Over 1,000 people attended a rehabilitated sea turtle release February 15, 2015. STI's sea turtle releases usually have large attendance of hundreds, but this giant crowd was a surprise to everyone, even backing up the causeway and requiring police...

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September 2015 Newsletter

Our September Newsletter is out! Click here to read all the exciting sea turtle...

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STI Letter of Concern to FERC regarding proposed LNG Facilities

Here is our Formal Letter of Concern that was submitted to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) regarding the proposed Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Facilities near the Port of Brownsville. STI Letter of Concern to FERC regarding proposed LNG...

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