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Rehabilitated Sea Turtle Release (Leechy)

Posted on Aug 6, 2018

Rehabilitated Sea Turtle Release (Leechy)

  Our loggerhead sea turtle patient Leechy is ready for release! She has had an incredible recovery in the last 10 weeks here at Sea Turtle, Inc. Join us in wishing her a healthy life and safe travels! Leechy stranded on May 14th in poor body condition, covered in marine leeches, and with terrible blood values. All of the issues Leechy had on arrival at our facility have resolved! She has gained 20 lbs, recovered from severe anemia and buoyancy issues, and has killed and eaten live prey (crabs)!...

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Volunteer Coordinator/ Education Assistant Position

Posted on Aug 4, 2018

Volunteer Coordinator/ Education Assistant Position

We're Hiring!! Volunteer Coordinator/ Education Assistant   Sea Turtle, Inc. is hiring a full-time volunteer coordinator and education assistant to help manage our growing visitor and volunteer base. This position is responsible for recruiting, coordinating, and supervising volunteers. They will also assist our education staff with presentations, special programs, and fielding general questions and answers to enhance the visitor experience. This is an entry level, salaried, full time position with benefits....

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Fourth of July Celebration!

Posted on Jul 3, 2018

Fourth of July Celebration!

    Bring your whole family to Sea Turtle, Inc. for our kid-friendly 4th of July party! We will have crafts and activities for all ages including: patriotic paper plate turtles, bean bag toss, $1 tattoos and so much more! As a special treat to our guest we will have a Kendra Scott Pop-Up store as well! Our staff will be dressed in red, white, and blue, you should too! Promotional 4th of July hatchling adoption special: hatchling adoptions will be $20 if you give your hatchling a patriotic name! The games and activities will be free...

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Closed for Maintenance

Posted on May 15, 2018

Closed for Maintenance

  On Saturday May 19 & Sunday May 20 the education complex area will be closed for maintenance. The rest of the facility will remain open for regular scheduled time 10am-4pm We apologize for the inconvenience.

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August e-Newsletter

Posted on Sep 6, 2017

August e-Newsletter

  Click here to read all about our record smashing nesting season and hear how Hurricane Harvey impacted Texas sea turtles.

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July 2017, e-Newsletter

Posted on Jul 27, 2017

July 2017, e-Newsletter

Our feature this month is a hatchling story, by guest writer and humorist, Jase Graves, plus our last two intern turtle talks. Click here to read!  

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June 2017 e-Newsletter

Posted on Jun 30, 2017

June 2017 e-Newsletter

Click here to read a poignant story about the finding or our resident sea turtle Allison and other stories of interest, news, and events.

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May, 2017 e-Newsletter

Posted on May 31, 2017

May, 2017 e-Newsletter

Click here to read about our great nesting season, intern projects, and lots of news from around the center!

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April 2017, e-Newsletter

Posted on Apr 28, 2017

April 2017, e-Newsletter

Read all about our historic first nest and two of our interns profile stories! Click here to read these stories and for center updates!

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March, 2017 e-Newsletter

Posted on Apr 8, 2017

March, 2017 e-Newsletter

Click here to read our news!!! Preparing for mama, alternative spring breakers, and the South Padre Island getaway raffle!

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