Island Blog

Island Insider: Sea Turtle Inc.

By Kimberly Maldonado Take a break from water sports and beach activities to explore the wonder of one of South Padre Island’s sparkling tourism gems, Sea Turtle, Inc. A non-profit organization rescuing and protecting marine turtles on the Island for more than 40 years, Sea Turtle, Inc. assists the…

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Island Insider: SPI Birding and Nature Center

By Kimberly Maldonado Located on a major migratory route between the shallows of the Laguna Madre Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, South Padre Island is a stopover for a large variety of birds. More than 300 species of birds call the Island home for part or most of the year. Vast expanses of saltwater…

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