Summer 2017 Update

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July 21, 2017: BAM! 303 nests as of this morning! (We hit the 300 mark yesterday.)

July 17, 2017: Kiawah's beach now has 296 nests. When will we hit 300? Stay tuned...

July 3, 2017: There are now 240 nests on Kiawah's beach! WOW!

June 5, 2017: Kiawah's beach now has 106 nests! If nesting season keeps going like this, it just might set a record!

June 2, 2017: There are 93 nests on Kiawah's beach as of this morning. WOW!!

May 29, 2017: Kiawah's beach has 70 nests as of this morning. Our turtle mamas and nesting patrol have been busy!

May 27, 2017: There are 57 nests on Kiawah's beach as of this morning.

May 20, 2017: Kiawah now has 41 nests on the beach.

May 18, 2017: 34 nests on Kiawah's beach as of this morning.

May 8, 2017: 5 nests on Kiawah, almost a week BEFORE Mother's Day! That's unusual...

 

Please NEVER disturb a turtle nest in ANY way! It is a crime unless you have a licensed permit from the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources. Turtle patrollers are trained & know what to do. Digging or searching through a nest could kill or injure the hatchlings!

 

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