Babies' First Steps

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Unforgettable footage of baby sea turtles taking their first steps!

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It's the Journey of a Lifetime—Literally

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Find out what it takes to travel with a sea turtle.

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Richard Hamilton

Scientist

Meet Dr. Richard Hamilton, the man behind the science that drives our sea turtle conservation efforts.

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Turtle Lovers

Meet the Sea Turtle Heroes

Double your impact now! Learn about these fellow turtle lovers and then join the team.

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John Pita

Sea Turtle Hero

The Conservancy’s John Pita is a turtle expert, but even he was amazed to encounter a special turtle that has nested at the Arnavon Islands a record-breaking four times.

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Kawaki

Women's Group

Women from three Solomon Islands communities have banded together to protect turtles and play a new role in conservation education.

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Dickson Motui

Conservationist

Meet Dickson Motui, one of the Arnavons' conservation officers, who is working to preserve one of the Pacific's greatest habitats.

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Ron Taniveke

Turtle Lover

Meet Ron Taniveke. This young man’s chance encounter with a tangled turtle changed his life and inspired a new conservation mission.

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Interactive Quiz

Test Yourself

Did you know hawksbills take 30 years to reach maturity? See how well you know sea turtles.

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Videos

Sea Turtle Videos

Watch videos of sea turtles and sea turtle heroes in action!

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Turtle Protection Projects

The Nature Conservancy is working to protect turtles across Asia Pacific, from the deepwater fisheries of Palau to Indonesia’s Savu Seas. Learn more about our projects.

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Tracking Turtles

Join Nature Conservancy scientists in the Solomon Islands on a quest

to learn more about turtles and their ocean journeys.

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Asia Pacific Seascapes

The seascapes of the Asia Pacific region are a turtle paradise, with six of the world’s seven sea turtle species. Learn more about how healthy sea turtles equal healthy oceans.

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Read Blog Posts About Sea Turtles

Chat with our scientists about sea turtles over on our Cool Green Science blog!

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Saving Sea Turtles!

Help one of Earth's most beloved species make a comeback by joining our team of scientists, community conservationists and turtle-lovers today. Donate today and you may qualify for a special gift—an adorable plush sea turtle.

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A Family of Heroes

Our hawksbill sea turtle satellite tagging program in the Arnavon Islands is made possible through the generous $100,000 gift from a family from St. Louis.

The Turtle Times

Get the latest updates on our satellite turtle tracking project — and follow eight hawksbill turtles on their ocean journeys — as we gather scientific data that will help us protect turtles throughout their lifecycles.

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Name a Turtle

With hawksbill sea turtles facing ongoing threats—like poaching and entanglement in fishing nets—we all need to pitch in to help this remarkable species survive. Learn more about opportunities to name a turtle!

NAME A TURTLE »

 

Be a Sea Turtle Hero

It's the Journey of a Lifetime—Literally

Interactive Map

Find out what it takes to travel with a sea turtle.

EXPLORE »

 

Be a Sea Turtle Hero

Interactive Quiz

Test Yourself

Did you know hawksbills take 30 years to reach maturity? See how well you know sea turtles.

TAKE THE QUIZ »

Videos

Sea Turtle Videos

Watch videos of sea turtles and sea turtle heroes in action!

WATCH »

Asia Pacific Seascapes

Healthy sea turtles equal healthy oceans.

LEARN MORE »

Protection Projects

We are working to protect turtles across Asia Pacific.

LEARN MORE »

Tracking Turtles

Join our scientists in the Solomon Islands on their quest.

LEARN MORE »

Blog

Chat with our scientists about sea turtles over on our blog!

BLOG »

Turtle Times

Get the latest updates on our satellite turtle tracking project.

FOLLOW »

Be Social

Share this page and spread awareness of the sea turtle's plight.

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Babies' First Steps

Video

WATCH »

It's the Journey of a Lifetime

Interactive Map

EXPLORE »

Richard Hamilton

Scientist

Meet Dr. Richard Hamilton, the man behind the science that drives our sea turtle conservation efforts.

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