It’s finally happened! Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge has its first leatherback nest of 2018! Early this morning, our volunteers Dante and Romina patrolled the refuge and found, not one, but TWO leatherback activities. Although we didn’t see the females who left the nests, we may be able to use genetics later on to identify … More Our first nest of 2018!
We had a wonderful response to our Valentine’s post about naming nesting turtles after loved ones – thank you so much! We are now ready to reveal the five newly named turtles! We are waiting patiently (well a bit anxiously) for our first nest at Sandy Point. Our new turtles (and sponsors) are: Amy-Lee – … More New turtle names for 2018!
A special gift for the special person in your life who loves nature and animals! Adopt a nesting leatherback turtle (you get to name her!), or a nest of leatherback hatchlings! We’ll send you a printable certificate by Valentine’s Day, and then send you regular updates on your turtle or nest. All donations are tax-deductible … More Name a turtle for your Valentine!