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: 32 Hatched: 17
East Beach/Fort Fisher Nests: 3 Hatched: 1
SEA TURTLE NEST EXCAVATIONS:
When: Sunday, August 31st at 7:00pm
Where: South Beach; Beach Access 35- turn to the left
When: Tuesday, September 2nd at 7:00pm
Where: South Beach; Beach Access 30- 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 Turtle Trot Family Fun Run will start at 9:30am on Sunday, August 31st. (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.
Our program menu has expanded to include dissections, specialty workshops, movie screenings, and overnight camp or come back for perrenial favorites like Touch Tank Time, Turtle Walks, and Bald Head After Dark.
Learn more about our hands-on summer camp curriculum, early camp drop off, and camp kayaking schedules.
Call us at (910) 338-0911 with questions!
Its that time again!
We are now gathering information for our 2015 Bald Head Island Communications Directory. Click here for more information.
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