This morning’s activity has put us at 101 nests…yahoo!! We are on our way to breaking our 2013 record of 108…a reason to celebrate!
North: Judy K. and Maribeth found a suspect crawl just north of the Beach Club. Finding no other activity, they returned and Maribeth made short order of locating the egg chamber!
DEB46 natural north #5mm
Middle: Donna subbed for Jane and had 3 crawls that she felt were all the same turtle:
DEBFC23 False crawl south WW#10 U turn
DEBFC24 False crawl north WW#7 U turn
DEBFC25 False crawl north WW#6 climbed up on dune in vegetation
Hobcaw: Brandie and Ryan had a bounty of activity with 5 crawls! They did a great job and had the honor of finding the 100th nest!! Here is how it all worked out:
HOB54 natural south #12mm (#100)
HOB55 natural south #3mm
HOBFC35 false crawl south #1mm (open chamber-coyote tracks)
HOBFC36 false crawl north #2mm (open chamber)
HOBFC37 false crawl WW#12 beside steps at low sea wall
DEB 46 HOB 55 SCUTE 269 SC 6561