One ATV rider – three nests!  Yes Paul our Wednesday ATV rider on the Nags Head route has found ALL of the nests in our southern region (south of Southern Shores).  Today he found Nests 7 and 8 in Nags Head.  We are hoping for more nests in the next day or two!  Paul’s record will be hard to beat.

Paul with our nifty new ATV funded by the Outer Banks Community Foundation!

The eggs are quickly located!

Pam and Bob M after their work is done. Nest relocated, dataloggers installed and samples taken!

  • nest number: 8
  • town: Nags Head
  • date eggs laid: 06/24/2020
  • actual emergence date: 8/20/2020
  • live hatchlings: 79
  • total eggs: 93

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