The World of Sea Turtles: A book like no other

A project in Puerto Ayora, Ecuador by Tui De Roy

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A celebration — visual and scientific — of all seven species of sea turtles from around the planet.
Backers: 48
Average Pledge Per Backer: $513

Funded: $24,616 of $22,000
Dates: May 21st -> Jul 20th (60 days)
Project By: Tui De Roy
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Latest News

Yippee, you've taken me over the line!!

July 8th - via:
To all my dear, dear friends and supporters, a HUGE 'Thank You' for pushing this fundraiser over the threshold of my initial goal!!!! That means that I can now redouble my plans to aim for even more difficult photos and trips in the weeks ahead!Early... (Read More)

OMG, So many supporters, and So many plans

July 7th - via:
I can't believe I'm so close to my goal on this campaign... with less than two week to go, could it be that a few more friends will step out of the shadows???  The process and the suspense have energised me to redouble my efforts and make new plans.... (Read More)

Time flies...

June 19th - via:
To all my dear supporters, who've popped up from the far corners of the planet to help me with my SEA TURTLES project, I owe you, first and foremost, my deep gratitude for believing in what I'm doing. And second, my apologies for not being more... (Read More)

Off and away again

June 7th - via:
After a few too brief days at home with my dear furry children, I'm off again on a ten days trip around Galapagos, at the height of Green Sea turtle hatching season. (If you're wondering about my wrapped up arm, yes I banged hard while on a boat in... (Read More)

My goodness, more pledges from dear friends!

May 28th - via:
I'm so appreciative that while I've been diving all day among these tanklike LOGGERHEAD TURTLES and staying mostly silent without new posts, more and more friends are pledging to make these travels possible! For a here-and-now clip, check out my... (Read More)

Bye-bye Galapagos, hello Atlantic Ocean

May 25th - via:
Wow, wow, wow! I am totally overwhelmed by the extraordinary level of support shown to me in just a few short days... 13 pledges already, my goodness! I know I'm not very good with social media, but intend to post more updates about my activities in... (Read More)

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