• Aerial View of Padre Island National Seashore

    Padre Island

    National Seashore Texas

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  • 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 Facilities Expansion Project

The links below will direct you to the planning documents for the expansion of facilities for the Division of Sea Turtle Science and Recovery at Padre Island National Seashore:

Biological Assessment

Environmental Assessment

Finding of No Significant Impact

Summary Biological Opinion

Statement of Findings for Floodplains

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