BECOME A MEMBER
Through your generous donation, you become a member of the Beaches Sea Turtle Patrol community. All members receive our annual newsletter and a window decal to proudly display. Members who symbolically adopt a nest(s) are given the option to have a name (business, gift recipient, or your own) affixed to a nest in our area. 100% of your contributions go to protecting and preserving sea turtles who call our beaches home.
- Hatchling: $25 (no nest adoption)
- Loggerhead ( up to 1 symbolically adopted nest): $75
- Green (up to 2 symbolically adopted nests): $100
- Leatherback (up to 3 symbolically adopted nests): $150
- Kemp’s Ridley (up to 5 symbolically adopted nests): $200
All donations are tax-deductible and may be eligible for a matching amount from your employer. To learn more about how you can give to BSTP, please visit our Donate page.
UPDATE JANUARY 18 – Thank you for your interest. The application period for 2023 is now closed.
YOU ARE A GOOD FIT FOR TURTLE PATROL IF YOU ARE:
- 18 or older.
- Reliable with a cellphone and email.
- An existing or new BSTP Member.
- Available to participate in mandatory training sessions
- Able to walk up to 3.5 miles in the sand in potentially inclement weather.
- Available once a week, rain or shine, at first light (20-30 minutes prior to dawn) for the entire nesting season (May 1 – October 31).
- Flexibility in patrol assignment is a plus!