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.


Recent News

Public Comment Now Open on Deepwater Horizon Proposed Restoration Projects

By Teresa Shumaker Five years after the detrimental BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, restoration retribution is near. Deepwater Horizon Trustees are now accepting public comments until Friday, June 19, 2015, on “The Draft Phase IV Early Restoration...

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For the Love of Turtles: Slow Down!

By Teresa Shumaker  May and June is the height of nesting season for the Kemp’s ridley sea turtle on Texas and Mexican beaches. The adult sea turtle’s shell is pale and can easily blend in with the sand, which makes it imperative that driver’s on the...

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Our Underwater Camera is Back!!

Our members-only underwater camera has been repaired!! Thank you for being patient while these important repairs were being made. The great folks at South Padre Live Cams have fixed it and it is running as good as new! Please click here to see the...

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Turtle Days Tea

Turtle Days are here! Come and enjoy tasty treats while you visit with sea turtle friends and meet the new interns. Turtle Days Tea at Paragraphs on Padre Monday, May 11, from 2 to 4...

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Mother's Day is coming!

Mother's Day is coming! Are you shopping for your Mother's Day gift online at Amazon? If so, shop Amazon Smile and have your purchases raise money for us, too! Amazon Smile donates a portion of your purchases (at no cost to you) to a charity of your...

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More Good News From Nest #1!

Friday’s Kemp’s ridley nest keeps bringing us good news. Not only was it the first nest in Texas for this season, and the mama had a tag, we just learned that this sea turtle is Hang Ten’s mama!!! Above is Hang Ten, one of our resident sea turtles. Kat...

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