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Hi there turtle fans!  Please join us for a sea turtle release this Saturday, October 5, at 10AM.  We’ll be at the Nags Head Town Hall beach access:

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We’ll be releasing 2 loggerhead sea turtles that are ready to get out in the big blue!

"Cluse" Photo by NC Aquariums


“Cluse” who came to us from Cape Lookout via the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores has recovered well from pneumonia and a poor appetite.  Weighing in at nearly 100 pounds, Cluse is raring to go.



"OV" Photo by NC Aquariums.


“OV” was rescued by the Virginia Aquarium Stranding Center after being hooked at a Norfolk fishing pier and eventually transferred to the Outer Banks.  After removal of the hook, antibiotics, and some good nutrition, OV is ready to get back to the ocean.