Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins

Posted May 15, 2016 Every year between May 15th and September 15th mother sea turtles crawl up on the beaches of the Outer Banks to lay their eggs.  There are four species of sea turtles who lay their eggs on the beaches of Duck and the Outer Banks but the majority who nest here are […]

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N.E.S.T. Adds Sea Turtle Signage at Beach Accesses in Duck

Duck, NC – In an effort to educate the public on how to protect sea turtles, Network for Engangered Sea Turtles (N.E.S.T.) volunteers, with the support of local Home Owner Associations and the Town, are installing educational signage at beach accesses along the coast. The first of several sign installations in Duck has just taken […]

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Sea Turtles Nesting on Beaches: Information You Should Know

Every year between May 15th and September 15th mother sea turtles crawl up on the beaches of Duck and the Outer Banks to lay their eggs. Duck resident and N.E.S.T. volunteer, Jackie Orsulak, has worked with sea turtles for 16 years. She indicated that there are four species of sea turtles who lay their eggs […]

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Sea Turtles Coming to a Duck Beach Near You!

Every year between May 15th and September 15th mother sea turtles crawl up on the beaches of the Outer Banks to lay their eggs.  According to Duck resident and N.E.S.T. volunteer, Jackie Orsulak has worked with sea turtles for 15 years.  She indicated that there are four species of sea turtles who lay their eggs […]

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