BALD HEAD ISLAND, NC - Bald Head Island is once again associated with being one-of-a-kind. The USDA recently informed the BHI Conservancy that it is the only program in the country currently using GonaCon on a wild white tail deer population – serving as a test case for this type of non-lethal wild population control in North Carolina. This groundbreaking project uses the birth control, GonaCon, on the island...


Spring is in Full Swing at Turtle Central!We are fully stocked with tons of new stuff… Stop into the shop to see our extensive collection of unique items for the home, fabulous art and wall décor, local pottery, gifts, souvenirs, new tee shirt designs and toys. Kids will really enjoy our “mini scientist” experiment kits. Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 8!Find the perfect gift for any...


The end of spring-beginning of summer brings a lot of wildlife action to the island! We have covered the three animals you need to know about during this time. Silkworms It’s that time of year again- many folks on Bald Head Island are walking through and swerving around the invasion of small green worms suspended from silk strings across the island. Known commonly as greenworms, inchworms, cankerworms, they...