Our supporters

2016-07-25-17-44-52We couldn’t do this without you! Just like little hatchlings need each other below the surface of the sand to push their way to the top and out into the world, we need all of you to help us! The following organizations, individuals and project partners support our work – with sponsorship, financial donations, time, volunteers, and most of all, words of encouragement. Thank you so much!

Cottages by the Sea – Providing a home for turtlers for over 35 years! Thank you for hosting us at Turtle Camp each year 🙂

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Beautiful Cottages by the Sea in Frederiksted keeps us comfortable every field season. Come visit them! CaribbeanCottages.com

Columbia Sportswear – Keeping us kitted out in the best gear for all field conditions!

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Columbia provides the best gear for fieldwork!

National Save the Sea Turtle Foundation – Supporting our volunteer team in many ways!

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National Save the Sea Turtle Foundation was a major supporter for the 2019 volunteer team. Thank you!

For the 2019 season, we’d like to thank the following individuals and organizations for their support! Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge, The Ocean Foundation, and the NOAA Southwest Fisheries Science Center’s Marine Turtle Genetics Program, and all the guests and staff at Cottages by the Sea for their enthusiasm and attendance at Turtle Talks on Tuesdays!

Our volunteers include: Donna Boles, Romina Ramos, Dante Trivett, Makayla Kelso, Nina Mauney, Carmen Candal, Emma Dlutkowski, Dana DeSousa, Sharon Early, Jim and Ann Mulder, Corina Marks, Ryan Flegal, Sara and Lucky Symons, Dan Huston, and Joe Salomone, and the list continues to grow!

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Volunteers take a break after cleaning refuge beaches for the turtles!

The St. Croix Leatherback Project is supported by the Sea Turtle Census Initiative, which is sponsored by  The Ocean Foundation, which is a 501(c)(3) organization, based in Washington, D.C., but working globally to protect our oceans.