Founded in 1983 by community residents who understand the need to protect rare and vulnerable habitats, the BHI Conservancy has become a leader in barrier island conservation, preservation and education. Read our story.

2014 Sea Turtle Nest Count:

Bald Head Island Nests: 33      Hatched: 29


Nest #29

When: Wednesday, September 17th at 6:15pm

Where: South Beach; Beach Access 24- turn to the right

Nest #25

When: Wednesday, September 17th at 7:00pm

Where: South Beach; Beach Access 35- turn to the left

These events are free and open to the public but donations are greatly appreciated and will be accepted on the beach. Hope to see you all there!




Our Next 5K Family Fun Run will be a very special PINK TURTLE TROT where all proceeds will go towards the BHI Conservancy's Sea Turtle Protection Program and the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.  It will start at 9:30am on Sunday, October 12th. (Registration begins at 8:30am)
          Click here to join us for the next trot.  We cannot wait to see you there!

Nesting Shorebirds on BHI Beaches- if you find eggs on the beach, please leave them in place. 
          Click here for more information.

Alligators have been sighted out of their ponds.
          Click here to find out more about alligator safety.

Register Now for 2014 Fall Education Programs!
          Our program menu has expanded to include dissections, specialty workshops, and movie screenings, or come back for perrenial favorites like Touch Tank Time, Turtle Walks, and Bald Head After Dark.

Its that time again!
          We are now gathering information for our 2015 Bald Head Island Communications Directory. Click here for more information.

Click here for more BHIC News!



Communications Directory

We are now accepting ads and listings for the 2015 BHI Communications Directory!

Have you updated your residential listing? If not click here.

Know a business that might want to advertise in the Directory?  Let them know! Or click here to purchase a business ad.

See today's programs and what's happening this month!
Children's Camps
Programs & Camps!
Information about how you and your family can get involved!

Click Here if you have seen deer on Bald head Island!

BHI Conservancy is an independent, nonprofit, 501 (c)(3) organization. We are able to continue our work through the generosity and commitment of our many members, volunteers and supporters. Your support is necessary to fulfilling our mission of barrier island conservation, education and preservation.
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