Turtles are Wildlife Heroes
About 70% of fish and wildlife across Eastern-North America depend on freshwater turtles to clean water, cycle nutrients and spread seeds.
75% of the worlds turtles and tortoises are at risk of becoming extinct
Who are Turtle Guardians? They are people like you and me!
Did You Find a Turtle?
Turtle Guardians- Our Impact
Note: All research including turtle measurements, incubation and releases, and tunnel system installations are done under wildlife permits and with authorizations.
You Can Support Our Work to Save Our Oldest Relatives
Consider a donation through our GoFundMe Campaigns
#Saving Grace- Save Our Rights, Our Markets, Our Communities, and Our Wildlife
Our Best Calendar Yet!
The 2023 Calendar is Here
We have turtley cool school curriculums for kids and teachers
What Kind of Turtle Are You?
The Turtle Guardian Headquarters is located at 6712 Gelert Road, Haliburton
Open for drop-in tours: July to October - Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 10am to 4pm. November- April by appointment.
We offer online and in person tours, and off-site workshops and events.
Call for more information: 705-457-1222