Sunday Jul 20
DUI Checkpoint At National Seashore
Protecting the community by setting up an impromptu DUI checkpoint. Park rangers with the National Parks Service were stopping beach goers as they left the Padre Island National Seashore Saturday along Park Road 22. They stopped vehicles for about two hours this evening at the checkpoint which was near the parks entrance.
Crashed Plane Airlifted Out of Padre National Seashore
A private plane that had to make an emergency crash landing on the bay side of the Padre Island National Seashore back in June was removed from the area by helicopter Thursday morning.
Searching for next nest along miles of Texas beach
Venice Scheurich diligently patrolled the beach along the Padre Island National Seashore for years before her efforts were rewarded with a sight that changed her life.
Another Kemp's Ridley Hatchling Release Scheduled for July 4
The Padre Island National Seashore is hosting its fifth Kemp's Ridley sea turtle hatchling release this year at 6:45 a.m. Friday in front of the Malaquite Beach Visitor Center.
There was a big turnout at Padre Island National Seashore Tuesday morning as the Sea Turtles and Science Recovery Lab released 300 Kemp's Ridley sea turtle hatchlings.
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Volunteers work to save endangered species
Each year, the public is invited to attend 15 to 25 of the releases of hatchlings that emerge from eggs cared for at the Padre Island National Seashore incubation facility.