ringing together art, awareness, and advocacy.
Turtles About Town is a community art project created by Turtle Island Restoration Network showcasing the City of Galveston and the conservation efforts of Turtle Island Restoration Network to protect endangered sea turtles on the upper Texas coast.
Turtle lovers of all ages have the opportunity to see colorful Kemp’s Ridley sea turtle statues that have been installed around Galveston Island, Texas since 2018.
Wildlife Artist Doug Hiser installed Sunshine Turtle off Seawall Blvd. and Trinity Turtle installed at Jamaica Beach City Hall.