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Your Impact Will Go Twice as Far for a Pup

Do you notice all those folds of skin? They tell a heartbreaking story of a pup far too thin. 

Right now, there’s a $5,000 gift match waiting for the pups, and your support is needed to unlock it. 

Yes, your $5 = $10 today, meaning you can provide double the fish meals for a pup like Horseshoe. 

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elephant seal pup Horseshoe
Ashley Hechavarria

Ashley Hechavarria

Maui Response Dispatcher

Ashley dispatches the Hawaiian monk seal sighting hotline on Maui Island and builds relationships with the Maui community. 

She brings over a decade of experience working as a naturalist and wildlife biologist specializing in marine mammal rehabilitation and release in Florida, as well as coordinating conservation efforts on Maui. She earned her B.S. in Environmental Science and Policy from the University of South Florida, where she also aided in marine paleo-biology research. 

When she's not out advocating for marine mammals, Ashley can be found caring for her plant collection, searching for treasures at local thrift stores or finding new ways to make her food as spicy as possible.