Tortugueros Las Playitas A.C.

Environmental Conservation with Sea Turtle Focus 

Todos Santos, Las Playitas y Agua Blanca, B.C.S., Mexico

Our mission is to protect, conserve and replenish the fragile marine eco-systems of Baja California Sur, Mexico. In addition to our Sea Turtle population recovery program we place special interest on Habitat Protection, Environmental Education and Community Outreach in Todos Santos, Las Playitas and Agua Blanca. 

One of our goals is help restore the Critically Endangered Pacific Leatherback population which is on the verge of extinction. Our Incubation Greenhouse stabilizes sand temperatures creating an ideal nest habitat, where hatch rates are maximized and gender ratios are balanced. We invite you to join us as a volunteer, event participant or sponsor and help balance the fragile marine eco systems of Baja.

 Help us Kick off the 2023-2024 Season with a Donation below:



Leatherback hatchling incubated in the Greenhouse

In Memory of Darren Sage
Tortugueros Las Playitas would like to recognize Darren Sage and Family as Sponsors of the 2011 Nesting Season. Muchas gracias for your support.

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Our philosophy is that Environmental Advocates love the ocean and environment because of our positive experiences that have bonded us to them. Help us give positive environmental experiences to young people by sponsoring one of our Education Programs!