Ila Loetscher devoted decades of her life to saving sea turtles in South Padre Island (Texas). Her incredible success in promoting awareness of the turtles' fight for survival is reflected in the global efforts which continue to this day.

Turtle Lady Legacy Presentation at Port Isabel Museum

  The Turtle Lady Legacy is   committed to promoting awareness   about the endangered status of sea
  turtles in many ways.

Button to navigate to Turtle Lady Legacy Home Page     About Us Button     The Turtle Lady Button     Picture Galleries Button     Turtle News Button     How to Help Button
Turtle Lady Legacy
Ila's Legacy Continues

  Learn how The Turtle Lady Legacy   came into existence and about our     unique connection to the Turtle Lady   herself.


Mary Ann Tous Holding Sea Turtle Hatchling
  Mary Ann Tous, the Founder and
  President of The Turtle Lady Legacy,
  has remained an active advocate for
  sea turtle conservation for many

Contact Information


Mail:   P.O. Box 7890 - Huntington Beach, CA  92615-7890