TTPP News

International Sea Turtle Symposium, 2019

TTPP was thrilled to help support travel to the meeting by our favorite "turtlers," Papa and Mama Tortuga (Fernando Manzano and Irma Galvan Tejada) of Vida Milenaria, thanks to our generous donors! Fernando and Irma were grateful for the opportunity to learn, share, and connect with other sea turtle conservationists from around the globe.

May 6, 2019
Vida Milenaria Team

Celebrate Earth Day

Our board president, Laura Kiehner, put this video together as a thank you to Vida Milenaria AC, for their dedication to sea turtles.

Apr 22, 2017
Turtle with satellite transmitter

Satellite Tagging of Nesting Turtle

SO MUCH EXCITEMENT at VIDA MILENARIA! More than 80 TURTLES CAME TO NEST TODAY! The VM crew has their hands full, working so hard to protect the precious eggs of an endangered species! PLUS, here are recent photos showing personnel from the Aquarium of Veracruz outfitting a Kemp's ridley with a satellite transmitter (in collaboration with the Gladys Porter Zoo).

May 22, 2016
Seelaus Men

Board Members Visit Vida Milenaria

This past summer, board members, Laura Kiehner, and Skip Seelaus traveled to Tecolutla to help out with Vida Milenaria activities. The trip also gave Skip and his sons their first opportunity to meet the Vida Milenaria team and to get some touring time in and around Tecolutla.

Jul 11, 2015
Tecolutla Beach

Tagged Turtle Found!

Exciting news from Vida Milenaria! A Kemp's ridley which had nested on the Tecolutla beach and was tagged, was recently found along the Rancho Playa Beach, approximately 10 - 12 km north of Tecolutla.

Oct 3, 2014