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Babies' First Steps
Unforgettable footage of baby sea turtles taking their first steps!
It's the Journey of a Lifetime—Literally
Find out what it takes to travel with a sea turtle.
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Meet Dr. Richard Hamilton, the man behind the science that drives our sea turtle conservation efforts.
Meet the Sea Turtle Heroes
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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.
Women from three Solomon Islands communities have banded together to protect turtles and play a new role in conservation education.
Meet Dickson Motui, one of the Arnavons' conservation officers, who is working to preserve one of the Pacific's greatest habitats.
Meet Ron Taniveke. This young man’s chance encounter with a tangled turtle changed his life and inspired a new conservation mission.
Did you know hawksbills take 30 years to reach maturity? See how well you know sea turtles.
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Sea Turtle Videos
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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Join Nature Conservancy scientists in the Solomon Islands on a quest
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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.
Read Blog Posts About Sea Turtles
Chat with our scientists about sea turtles over on our Cool Green Science blog!
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.
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!
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Be a Sea Turtle Hero
Healthy sea turtles equal healthy oceans.
We are working to protect turtles across Asia Pacific.
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Chat with our scientists about sea turtles over on our blog!
Get the latest updates on our satellite turtle tracking project.
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