A grant award for Gulf Islands National Seashore (GINS) will fund an innovative educational opportunity, so that local teens can better understand a special group of seasonal guests on area beaches, sea turtles. The grant from the National Parks Foundation will fund Gulf Islands’ “Turtle T.H.I.S. (Teens Helping in the Seashore) Program.”
“We are excited to provide teens the opportunity to work with sea turtles and share their knowledge with younger students,” said GINS Superintendent Dan Brown.
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