We’ve had recent inquiries about how to adopt one of our nests. To make it easier, here is a list of the current nests, our nicknames/numbers, and there adoption ID # to help you select the nest you’re looking for. ┬áThere’s also a direct link to each of the nests if you prefer.

The Adopt-A-Nest program has a $25 donation fee and provides adoptive “parents” with the ability to print a certificate of adoption, a customized adoption web page, and updates on the status of their adopted nest. Proceeds benefit N.E.S.T. and SEATURTLE.ORG.

Nest # Town ID No. Species Date Laid
Nest #01 Duck 137862 Loggerhead 20 May 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #02 Nags Head 142193 Loggerhead 1 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #03 Nags Head 142201 Loggerhead 5 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #04 Nags Head 142212 Loggerhead 6 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #05 Nags Head 142883 Loggerhead 8 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #06 Corolla 145225 Loggerhead 11 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #07 Corolla 145226 Loggerhead 12 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #08 Corolla 145227 Loggerhead 12 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #09 Southern Shores 145228 Loggerhead 13 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #10 Duck/Corolla 145593 Loggerhead 14 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #11 Carova 148128 Loggerhead 19 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #12 Kitty Hawk 149029 Loggerhead 21 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #13 Nags Head 149030 Loggerhead 21 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #14 Corolla 150641 Kemp’s Ridley 25 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #15 Nags Head 150643 Green Turtle 27 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #16 Corolla 151421 Loggerhead 28 Jun 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #17 Corolla 153998 Loggerhead 1 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #18 Duck 153999 Loggerhead 1 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #19 Nags Head 154000 Loggerhead 3 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #20 Carova 154001 Loggerhead 4 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #21 Corolla 157252 Loggerhead 8 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #22 Nags Head 157303 Loggerhead 10 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #23 Corolla 157305 Loggerhead 11 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #24 Nags Head 157309 Loggerhead 11 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #25 Duck 158803 Loggerhead 12 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #26 Duck 158820 Kemp’s Ridley 12 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #27 Nags Head 158821 Loggerhead 13 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #28 Kitty Hawk 158822 Loggerhead 13 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #29 KDH 158823 Loggerhead 13 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #30 Nags Head 158825 Loggerhead 14 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #31 Corolla 158830 Loggerhead 14 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #32 Nags Head 158833 Loggerhead 14 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #33 Nags Head 160077 Loggerhead 15 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #34 Nags Head 160392 Loggerhead 18 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #35 Carova 160391 Loggerhead 19 Jul 2016 adopt this nest
Nest #36 Nags Head 160881 Loggerhead 21 Jul 2016 adopt this nest