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“Loved learning about these creatures”
Review of Sea Turtle, Inc.

Sea Turtle, Inc.
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Owner description: Ila Loetscher, the "Turtle Lady of South Padre Island", originally formed our organization to save the Kemp's ridley sea turtle in 1977. Now we are a sea turtle hospital with a mission to rehabilitate and release any injured sea turtles, increase awareness concerning their safety and habitat, and assist with conservation efforts for all sea turtle species. We are funded by donations, grants and gift shop proceeds-- For rehabilitated sea turtle and hatchling release text message notifications, please see our website membership page. See you at Sea Turtle, Inc.!
Reviewed 20 March 2017

So interesting to read the history of each of the rescued turtles. Really liked being able to get so close.

Thank Lee C
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

The work that is done here is awesome. Educational for folks of all ages. Wonderful to sea someone caring for these creatures of the sea.

Thank Paul L
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We took our 5 year old boy & 2 year old girl. They had a lot of fun looking at the sea turtles. It was free, though we bought a few items from the gift shop and made a small donation too! I recommend as a nice reprieve from the sun/beach for the kiddos.

Thank Lyndsey W
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite places! Staff is very knowledgeable & friendly. Sea turtles are very well taken care of & easy to view as well.

Thank Sandra P
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Up close and personal and very informative informative. They take donations so it's an inexpensive activity.

Thank Sway814
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