Save the Date and Help STC Raise $20,000 on Giving Tuesday!
November 18, 2016 12:39 pm
On November 29, Sea Turtle Conservancy is participating in our 4th annual Giving Tuesday! #GivingTuesday, the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday, is an international day of charitable giving. This special holiday was created as a day where everyone is encouraged to contribute... Read more
And the Winner of the 2016 Tour de Turtles Is….
November 14, 2016 1:21 pm
The race has officially ended with high spirits and exhausted flippers! We want to extend a huge congratulations to our winner Lady Aurelia, who swam further than any other competitor in Tour de Turtles history! While she powered herself the 3,465 miles to victory, she... Read more
2017 Sea Turtle Calendar Contest Winners!
October 21, 2016 1:14 pm
Sea Turtle Conservancy (STC) would like to give a special congratulations to the winners of our 2017 Sea Turtle Scenes Calendar Contest! All of the photos were truly fantastic. Thank you to everyone who took the time to enter! The winning photographs will be featured... Read more
Tour de Turtles Sponsor Spotlight: DivinityLA
September 16, 2016 1:31 pm
Sea Turtle Conservancy (STC) is excited to officially welcome our partners at DivinityLA to the Tour de Turtles marathon! For this year’s Tour de Turtles, DivinityLA sponsored a green turtle, who they named “Pebbles.” When deciding on a name for their turtle, DivinityLA was inspired... Read more
Tour de Turtles Spotlight on the Race’s Biggest Competitors: The Leatherbacks
September 13, 2016 1:00 pm
This year in our race to spread awareness, Tour De Turtles has 3 BIG competitors joining us all the way from Panama. Adult leatherbacks Calypso Blue V, Lady Aurelia, and Tortuga Turista join the race to shed some light on various issues affecting the sea... Read more
STC Releases “Ahead of the Tide,” A New Documentary About Sea Level Rise
August 25, 2016 9:51 am
Sea Turtle Conservancy is proud to announce the release of a new documentary about sea level rise and its implications for sea turtles and their nesting beaches in Florida. "Ahead of the Tide" (AOTT) was co-produced by STC and CAVU, a non-profit that uses flight... Read more
Wanted: Sea Turtle Photos for STC’s 2017 Calendar
August 16, 2016 11:07 am
Sea Turtle Conservancy (STC) is looking for talented photographers for our ninth annual Sea Turtle Calendar Contest! The sea turtle calendar reminds people throughout the year that sea turtles need our help to survive, and it includes important sea turtle dates like World Sea Turtle Day,... Read more
Tour de Turtles Competitor “Esperanza” from Cuba Spotted Nesting in Mexico!
July 26, 2016 11:36 am
Earlier this month, Sea Turtle Conservancy (STC) was contacted by turtle colleagues in Mexico who had spotted a green turtle with a satellite transmitter on her back nesting in Quintana Roo, Mexico. It was our Esperanza from Cuba! After receiving photos from Mexico, STC was able to identify Esperanza by her... Read more