21-Jun-2013 Possible Nest in Carova

21-Jun-2013 Possible Nest in Carova

Duck, Duck, Duck… Carova! Carova finally broke Duck’s streak for nesting activity.  Around 11:30 PM the NEST hotline got a call from some beach goers in Carova.  They had spotted a large loggerhead sitting on the beach.  Shortly after they noticed her, she...
20-Jun-2013  Nest #02, found in Duck

20-Jun-2013 Nest #02, found in Duck

Lucky duck! Another nest discovered today in Duck.  ATV rider George came across quite a scene when he discovered the signs of a very anxious mother loggerhead.  Turtle tracks showed she had crawled up the beach, nearly to the foot of the dune, only to decide after a...
It takes a village!

It takes a village!

Wildlife rehabilitators often rely on the kindness of the community to reach their goals.  A wonderful example of this occured yesterday.  Vortex the sea turtle needed a CT scan to further evaluate the head wound.  Normally we would travel to the NC State University...