The American Alligator by Corinne Johnston It can be a big surprise for summer visitors on Bald Head Island to find a large alligator sunning itself on a BHI Club putting green or a lagoon shoreline. Sometimes alligators can be seen in the marsh using brackish water to clean their skin, or even walking down the beach. The American alligator ( Alligator mississippiensis) is native to the southeastern United...


Help us Win the Sea Turtle Sustainability Grant! The Bald Head Island Conservancy has an opportunity to win $5,000 to support our mission, from the Turtle Island Restoration Network and SEE Turtles and we need your help. The grant will be awarded to the organization that receives the most votes! To vote, please visit www.seaturtles.org/vote, fill in your information, select Bald Head Island Conservancy (the...


Notes from the Classroom: Stay Connected with Conservancy Connections The Bald Head Island Conservancy is committed to providing the community with barrier island education even when our doors are physically closed. Through our “Conservancy Connections” video series we hope to provide a fun, exciting, and safe way for our supporters to learn about Bald Head Island virtually!! Our new videos premiere...