Quick Links:

Maho Shades PartnershipShare the Beach and Maho Shades have partnered in 2021! Maho has committed to donating 1% of all sales this year back to Share the Beach. In addition, any purchase made using the code “TURTLES” will give you a 15% discount, plus donate another 10% of that sale back to Share the Beach. Learn more about Maho, a locally-owned small business, by visiting www.MahoShades.com


Sea Turtle Safe (Red light) Flashlights: As you prepare for more time on the beach, don’t forget to grab your “Share the Beach” branded sea turtle-safe flashlight, from Mag Instruments. Our Maglite Solitaire flashlight uses a low-intensity red LED that emits light at 630nm, proven sea turtle-safe! And as a Mag Instruments product, you know it is high quality, durable, and made in the USA. Use code “ACF20” to receive 20% off your purchase! A portion of proceeds are donated to Share the Beach, and you can enjoy nights on the beach knowing you are doing your part to protect our sea turtles! Purchase yours here

T-Shirt SupportShare the Beach has partnered with ITS Classics’s graphic sea turtle shirts. For every t-shirt purchased, $1 will be donated to fund Share the Beach’s conservation work. Shirts can be found at three Baldwin County locations:
Pier 33 Gulf Shores – http://www.pier33gulfshores.com
The Lodge at Gulf State Park – https://lodgeatgulfstatepark.com/shop/
Lulu’s Gulf Shores – https://shop.lulubuffett.com/lulus-turtle-tee.html

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service: The Daphne Field Service office provides services to private citizens, federal and state agency clientele seeking federal or state approvals, state organizations, local governments, schools, and other educational and community groups. Their goal is to inform the public about fish and wildlife resource issues.

Sea Turtle Conservancy: The Sea Turtle Conservancy, formerly known as the Caribbean Conservation Corporation, is dedicated to protecting sea turtles through research, education, advocacy and protection of their habitats. Founded in 1959 to support the sea turtle research of Dr. Archie Carr, CCC is the oldest sea turtle research and conservation group in the world. Use this site to learn about sea turtles and find out how you can get involved and help protect sea turtles.

Alabama Sea Turtle Hotline:

1-866-Sea-Turtle (1-866-732-8878)

Share the Beach Director: Sara Johnson


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Since 1993, the Alabama Coastal Foundation (ACF) has worked to promote a culture where environmental decisions are based on an accurate understanding of the underlying science, the dissemination of factual information, and the engagement of government, industry and citizens to find solutions to Alabama's coastal environmental challenges. We bring that vision into reality through our inclusive environmental stewardship approach.

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