• Aerial View of Padre Island National Seashore

    Padre Island

    National Seashore Texas

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  • BIB Campground Rehabilitation begins March 17, 2014

    A project to repair the facilities and rebuild the eroded shoreline in the Bird Island Basin Campground will begin March 17, 2014. Minor disruptions in the immediate area may occur. Please note that none of the work should affect the use of the boat ramp.

  • North Beach is open, South Beach will open at 8 am 4/5/2014

    The oil-covered materials on the beach have been removed, and clean-up is nearly complete. The North Beach portion of the park is open to driving as of 11:50 am on 4/4/2014. The South Beach portion will open to driving at 8 am on 4/5/2014.

Our Staff & Offices

Padre Island National Seashore

P.O. Box 181300

Corpus Christi, Texas 78480-1300

361-949-8173

Staff

Joe Escoto

Superintendent

Dr. Donna Shaver

Chief of Sea Turtle Science and Recovery

Travis Poulson

Chief Ranger

James Lindsay

Chief of Resource Mangement

Juan Rodriguez

Chief of Interpretation

Brian Slate

Chief Of Facility Management


Oralia Fernandez

Administration Officer

Did You Know?

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Eighteen species of birds found at Padre Island National Seashore are state or federally listed as endangered, threatened, or a species of concern. More...