Late sea turtle nest expected to hatch around Christmas

On Halloween morning, Cape Hatteras National Seashore biological technicians discovered a freshly dug green sea turtle nest almost a mile west of South Beach Road on Hatteras Island. The nest will reach its hatch window of 50-55 days between December 20 and 25. According to data on┬áseaturtle.org, this nest is the latest laid sea turtle … Continue reading Late sea turtle nest expected to hatch around Christmas