Park Phone issues
The visitor center main phone line and fax line are not working. To reach the park visitor center, call (361) 949-8069. Fax to (361) 949-7091, Attention: Visitor Center. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Bird Island Basin Campground rehabilitation starts August 18, 2014
The second part of a project to repair facilities and rebuild eroded shoreline at Bird Island Basin Campground begins August 18. Minor disruptions of activities in the immediate area may occur. None of the work should affect use of the boat ramp.
Sea Turtle Research, Conservation, and Monitoring Partners
National Park Service (Padre Island National Seashore)
Shell Oil Company Foundation
HEART and Sea Turtle Restoration Project
University of Texas and ARK (Animal Rehabilitation Keep)
University of Charleston
University of Alabama
Texas A&M University
U.S. Coast Guard
Friends of Padre, Inc.
Procuraduria Federal de Proteccion al Ambiente (PROF EPA) Gobierno de Tamaulipas (SEDUE)
Secretaria de Media Ambiente y Recursos Naturales (SEMARNAT), Comision Nacional de Areas Naturales Protegidas (CONANP)
Camara Nacional de la Industria Pasquera (CANAIPES)
Secretaria de Obras Publicas Desarrollo Urbano y Ecologia (SOPDUE)
Zoologico de Tamaulipas
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