Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Hospital News – August 31, 2013

Here a nest, there a nest All that hard work those Loggerhead mama’s (and one Green lady) put in over the summer is evident up and down our twenty-six miles of beaches. Our Topsail Turtle Project has records going back to the 1980’s that track general nesting and hatching activity […]

Celebrate Sea Turtles Aug. 13

Pine Knoll Shores, NC August 8, 2013 – Nimbus, the Aquarium’s rare white sea turtle, is turning three! In honor of the unusual loggerhead and to highlight sea turtles everywhere, enjoy a daylong Sea Turtle Celebration on Aug. 13.  Find out more about these captivating reptiles, the troubles they face […]

Proposal Will Protect Loggerhead Sea Turtle Habitat in Coastal Waters Off 6 States

After Conservation Lawsuit, Habitat Protections Set for North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama and Mississippi SAN FRANCISCO, CA July 17, 2013 — After more than five years of delay, the federal government today finally proposed to protect 36 areas of ocean habitat across six states for loggerhead sea turtles, […]

Lawsuit Filed to Protect Loggerhead Sea Turtle Habitat

Habitat Safeguards Needed for Florida Beaches, Atlantic/Pacific Oceans   SAN FRANCISCO, CA Jan. 8, 2013 – Conservation groups filed a lawsuit today against the National Marine Fisheries Service and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for the agencies’ failure to protect critical habitat areas for threatened and endangered loggerhead sea turtles […]

Sea Turtle Hospital News: Hospital opens June 8th!

Hospital opens June 8th! You’ve been calling, e-mailing, tweeting and banging on our doors and windows for months. On Friday, June 8th we’ll be able to do something we haven’t done since last October; open our doors and invite you in! Tours will be held from 2-4 PM daily (EXCEPT […]