Turtles are often found on Texas beaches because they are nesting, injured, or sick. In our area, they do not typically come on shore to sunbathe.
It can be difficult to determine when a bird needs assistance. Look for signs of wounds or entanglements. Can it stand or fly?
Call the Texas Sealife Center at (361) 589-4023
Sometimes other wildlife needs our help. This includes snakes, opossums, rabbits, and marine animals.