When we were established in 1983, the BHI Conservancy's first mascot was named Bucky! After thirty years at sea, Bucky finally returned to the BHI Conservancy to help with it's mission of "living in harmony with nature." In 2013, Bucky taught us about the green building features in the Barrier Island Study Center. After spending some time on an "Incredible Journey," she has returned! Be sure to like our Facebook page,...


For January 2014, the Barrier Island Study Center will now be open Monday-Friday from 8:00am-4:00pm. The BHI Conservancy campus will be closed on Saturdays and Sundays. The Turtle Central Gift Shop will remain open daily. Please continue to call the wildlife emergency hotline 24/7 for all injured and stranded wildlife. Please dial (910) 457-0089 and press 5. Thank you!


Are you a rising junior- recent graduate at an undergraduate university? Do you have a love for the natural world and desire to inspire environmental appreciation? Would you like to experience all of the facets of a non-profit organization and emerge prepared for your next career step? We are now hiring 2014 summer interns- wildlife interns, education interns, a kayak/education intern, and sea turtle interns. Although...