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Wednesday - #24 (Sea Turtle) and #15 (Terrapin)

Shortly after hitting the beach, Zone 3 found a loggerhead crawl. After careful probing, the experts determined that this was a non-nesting crawl.


Minutes later, the Zone 1 team found a loggerhead nest, and relocated 112 eggs. In the far reaches of Zone 1 we also found a long crawl of a terrapin that ended in nest #15 in the dune.


Meg L. - Wednesday Team



Nest #24 - relocated and protected

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