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Colorful Runyon's sunflowers greet visitors along the boardwalk to Malaquite Beach
Runyon's sunflowers at Malaquite Beach

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Malaquite Visitor Center & Park Information: (361) 949-8173, Option 5

Administrative Office: (361) 949-8173

Beach & Weather Conditions Hotline: (361) 949-8175

Information about Volunteering: (361) 949-8173, Option 5

Oil & Natural Gas Management: (361) 949-8173 ext. 223

Hatchling Hotline & Sea Turtle Release Information: (361) 949-7163

Report a Stranded Sea Turtle: (361) 949-8173 ext. 226

Report Sea Turtle Nesting (Apr-Jul): (361) 949-8173 ext. 226

Western National Parks Association Bookstore: (361) 949-8173, Option 5

Worldwinds Windsurfing Concession: (361) 949-7472


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Volunteer Information

Sea Turtle Volunteer Information


Padre Island National Seashore
P.O. Box 181300
Corpus Christi, TX 78480-1300

Physical Address:

Padre Island National Seashore
20420 Park Road 22
Corpus Christi, TX 78418

PLEASE NOTE: The park's physical address is NOT located accurately in many GPS and smart phone applications and should NOT be used to navigate to the park.

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Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 181300
Corpus Christi, TX 78480


(361) 949-8173 x5
This is the primary phone number for the Malaquite Visitor Center at Padre Island National Seashore.

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