Press Releases

Press Releases


Since it was established on May 6, 1986, the Sea Turtle Preservation Society (STPS) has frequently been in the news. Whether it is about its volunteers, activities, or annual fundraiser Turtle Krawl 5K, STPS has been a newsmaker due to its mission of “helping sea turtles survive.”

To follow the history of the STPS, read the following articles which contain links that were posted on the web or published in local and area newpapers.

This page is constantly being updated as new articles are posted and published. So check back frequently to read about STPS making the news!


08/25/2021 – STPS Pardon Our Dust
06/30/2021 – STPS Turtle Release July 2 2021
05/06/2021 – STPS 35th Anniversary
05/01/2021 – 2021 STPS Night Walks
04/01/2021 – STPS License Plate Grant Program Award 2021
03/31/2021 – 2021 Turtle Krawl


11/09/2020 – Tropical Storm Eta and Sea Turtles
06/16/2020 – World Sea Turtle Day STPS Help Them Heal Campaign
06/08/2020 – World Sea Turtle Day STPS Event


10/07/2019 – STPS volunteer named finalist in Cox Conserves Heroes awards program
09/17/2019 – Turtle Krawl 5K draws 1,800 plus in support of sea turtle conservation
09/06/2019 – STPS to donate $25,000 from Turtle Krawl to Brevard Zoo