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Discover more about our extensive range of professional services, how you can get involved, or if you'd like to learn more

Avian Reduction 

 We want you to find the product or service that perfectly suits your needs, which is why we offer comprehensive consulting services to help you make an informed decision.

Conservation Efforts

If you have a project or partnership in mind, let us know.  Throughout the year, we select a handful of pro bono projects with private landowners or other for profit organizations for the sole purpose of wildlife conservation in the Mojave Desert.

Education and Training 

We offer conservation seminars, lectures, and hands-on workshops. Tim Shields, President of Hardshell Labs, Inc. has over 35 years of experience educating a wide audience and enjoys sharing his expertise with others.


Are you passionate about wildlife conservation and have a love for the desert tortoise? Join us in our mission to protect and preserve this iconic species. Together, we can make a difference! 


Hardshell Labs partners with a number of non-profit organizations and will happily provide you with contacts for your charitable donations. You can also make a direct contribution to Hardshell via Patreon or PayPal 


We produce field and museum-quality tortoise replicas.

These models have a variety of applications including education and in the field training for AI and Machine Learning.

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Address: PO Box 963, Joshua Tree, CA 92252

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