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Save a Turtle Hatchling

Save a Turtle Hatchling

I’m very excited to announce that we have a new addition to the Butterfly Rewards store! We have partnered with SEE Turtles, part of the Ocean Foundation. Care2 members can now save a turtle hatchling! Simply redeem your Butterfly Rewards and you will save a turtle hatchling at Colola Beach, Mexico. SEE Turtles supports community-based conservationists who protect the black turtles (also known as Pacific green turtles) who nest on this beach. The project, run by the University of Michoacan, maintains a hatchery where the eggs are protected from humans and animals until hatching, when they are released to the ocean.

SEE Turtles, part of The Ocean Foundation, supports sea turtle conservation programs around the world through ecotourism, volunteer & educational programs, advocacy, and financial support. This gift will be part of the group’s Billion Baby Turtles project, which aims to save a billion turtle hatchlings over the next decade.

Photo credit: Neil Ever Osborne.

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9:46PM PDT on Sep 1, 2014

love saving hatchlings

12:24AM PDT on Aug 23, 2014

Thank you again!

9:39PM PDT on Aug 22, 2014

saved another hatchling

12:35PM PDT on Aug 18, 2014

love saving the hatchlings

11:38PM PDT on Aug 14, 2014

saved two more hatchlings plus feed 10 kittens today

9:22PM PDT on Aug 12, 2014

love saving the hatchlings, but now I'll help the kittens

9:40PM PDT on Aug 3, 2014

saved 48 hatchlings

12:44AM PDT on Jul 28, 2014

Thank you!

10:56PM PDT on Jul 26, 2014

saved another hatchling

8:24PM PDT on Jul 24, 2014

saved 47 hatchlings

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about Marya G.

Marya is the V.P. of Product Management and is responsible for Care2's product and marketing strategy and execution. Marya is an advocate of animal rescue and has two adopted pets, including Buddy,... more




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