1/17/12 Cold-Stunned Green Arrives

CM-WPT-12-01-17-1 1/17/12 an 8.5 pound green turtle was found in Sandy Bay on Hatteras Island by William Thompson of NPS (National Park Service). After an exam, reptilian blood work, and an x-ray, Will, the green turtle, (named for William Thompson) was transported to...

2011 Year in Review

It was a very active year, by its success and calamities, for sea turtle nesting activity in the Outer Banks, with 19 nests laid and 1373 hatchlings departed for the sea. Nest #3 in Duck had 145 hatchlings, for a 96% success rate, the highest of the season. Three...