Network for Endangered Sea Turtles 24 HR. HOTLINE 252-441-8622

Its time to celebrate our wonderful, hard working and talented volunteers. If you are checking this website you have already seen a ton of  crawls and nests and data loggers….  Nest 9 was a classic loggerhead nest.  What makes N.E.S.T. work so well are our dedicated volunteers. So here are just a few who were at the nest this am.

Pam and Bob M, Team 9 leaders

John C, Gail B (finder of the first egg) and Karen J – all long-term devoted volunteers

All the wonderful members of Team 9. Many thanks to all!!!


  • nest number: 9
  • town: Nags Head
  • date eggs laid: 07/02/2023
  • actual emergence date: 8/27/2023
  • live hatchlings: 152
  • total eggs: 167

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