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Stunned by the Cold: Sea Turtles Are in Peril During the Frigid Winter Storm
The Arctic air mass battering Texas this week has even reached the Gulf of Mexico, where typically temperate beaches have experienced snow, freezing rain, and persistent sub-freezing temperatures.
Texas’ Natural Wonders: Padre Island National Seashore
Padre Island National Seashore
“Aromatic, salty air blew in off the water. Pelican formations cruised the shoreline.
2015 Year in Review
Oh, the places we have been! Texas Highways is so proud to represent the Lone Star State, and we love sharing the many ways there are to make your travels memorable.
Out to Sea
I’m a NatGeo junkie, and I love seeing the magic of nature – pecking order in the primate world, hunting strategies in the wild, the courting calls and dances.
While nothing matches meeting a wild sea turtle on a beach or in the ocean, coming face-to-face with one in a rehabilitation or educational facility is also a thrill.
Texans love sea turtles, and sea turtles love Texas. Five species—green, loggerhead, hawksbill, leatherback, and Kemp’s ridley—have nested along our 400-odd miles of coast in recent years.
After years of visiting Texas beaches whenever I could, this spring I made the leap and moved my family to Galveston.