COLD STUNNED KEMP’S RIDLEYS RELEASED

COLD STUNNED KEMP’S RIDLEYS RELEASED

What?? Cold stunned in October?? Well these three little guys stayed too long in New England and the New England water is too cold to release them there, after they recovered, so they were transported here to our warmer waters to be sent on the way to the Gulf Stream....
Help NEST meet the NEW DONATION CHALLENGE!!!

Help NEST meet the NEW DONATION CHALLENGE!!!

  We are very excited to announce that NEST has just been told of a matching gift pledge from two sea turtle lovers. They challenge you to join them in supporting NEST and have pledged to match up to $3,000 every dollar donated by December 31. In the next few...
10 Year Old Kyla Has A Message For You!

10 Year Old Kyla Has A Message For You!

Kyla Istvan is a 10 year old girl from Waldorf, Maryland who was vacationing in the Outer Banks, NC summer of 2016 Trash and pollution are being dumped into our ocean and it’s becoming a big problem in our ecosystem. Animals are becoming sick and injured. This week in...

A turtle crawl at the end of Sept?!

Yesterday morning, Sept. 22, a beach goer called in what they thought looked like a turtle crawl. Indeed that is what she found.  The turtle made a very convoluted path- coming in, crawling up the dune then back, moving south through a pit, up the dune again, back to...

Post Storm Results

For a tropical storm, Hermine sure did pack a punch for our remaining nests. Here’s the synopsis of the damage along with the sliver lining. Before the storm: 34 nests were in the ground 7 of those nests had emergences (one actually during the storm) 3 of those...