Wednesday Night: It was a windy, sand blowing night!
- Nest #65 Inventory
- Live Hatchling-21
- Dead Hatchlings-2
- Pipped Eggs-22 (There was heavy, wet sand in the nest)
- Unhatched Eggs-3
- Hatched Egg Shells-94
- No hatchling emergences overnight.
- Nest #46 had a crab hole in the back right corner, again.
- The wind piled up sand on many runways, and even on top of wire cages. Nests #67 and #69 are badly covered.
This conservation work for protected sea turtles on Caswell Beach is authorized by the NC Wildlife Resources Commission (ES Permit 21ST03)