Loggerhead sea turtle nest number 9 for NEST. As a matter of fact this was the second nest found on July 6. Nags Head ATV driver Rich found his first nest and a rather wierd one it was. Rich patiently waited for a 2nd NEST response team to form so he could continue his designated route.

Rich, the man, the myth, the legend

Rich, the man, the myth, the legend reviews the response team efforts

As the newly formed response team arrived the egg search began, but there were surprises in store for the dig team.

Another wierdo nest for Nags Head

Another wierdo nest for Nags Head

After careful consideration, the dig for the eggs began with the team accomplishing their objective

 

The team reaches for their goal

The team reaches for their goal

Another surprise awaited the team when they observed the nest eggs. Can you guess what makes this so strange?

some strange things happening at nest 9

some strange things happening at nest 9

The nest 9 response team high 9s

The nest 9 response team high 9s

  • nest number: 09
  • town: Nags Head
  • date eggs laid: 07/06/2017
  • total eggs: Washed out NE storm7/29/17

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