Bald Head Island Conservation

Areal photograph of Bald Head Island

We provide environmental stewardship by conserving landscapes, protecting wildlife, and promoting applied research.  

The goal of conservation is to develop science-based management strategies to live in harmony within barrier island environments.  We provide leadership by promoting and communicating research, developing collaborations, providing exceptional field and laboratory facilities, and serving as the regional center of practical environmental solutions.

We aim to provide you with relevant and useful information to facilitate your active involvement in being a steward of our coastal and barrier island landscapes.

For the most up to date information on environmental alerts related to Bald Head Island, such as Wind Energy and Offshore Oil/Gas Exploration, please visit our Environmental Alerts page.