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Public Sea Turtle Nest Inventory-Tuesday, Sept. 27th at 6:30 p.m.
September 25th, 2016
There will be a loggerhead sea turtle nest inventory on Tuesday, September 27th at 6:30 p.m.
on South Beach at Hunting Island.

A nest inventory is conducted 72 hours after a nest has hatched, in order
to determine the success of the nest. The nest is excavated and all
contents are removed and documented. Occasionally live hatchlings are
found in the nest and released, so this is a good opportunity to possibly
see live loggerhead hatchlings, although there is no guarantee.

If you are a FOHI Sea Turtle Conservation Project Volunteer, please wear
your orange volunteer shirt and badge, so that you can help with crowd
management.

This inventory is open to the public, so feel free to post to social media
or share; just remember that everyone is responsible for their own
admission to the park. FOHI members and guests are covered by their
membership
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