Phoenix Spivey is from Louisburg, North Carolina, a rural area where most of her entertainment came from playing in a forest or wetland. She lived for the outdoors as a kid and often explored the wetland in her backyard to observe its cradled life. As her love for the outdoors grew stronger, so did her concern for its safety. To better understand the environment she loved, she decided to pursue and earn a bachelor's...


Ring-billed Gulls, Larus delawarensis, frequent BHI’s marshes and beaches during the winter months. They are strong flyers that can reach more than 40 miles per hour. While out on the beach or marsh, look for these medium-sized gulls with gray backs, yellow legs, and thick yellow bills with a distinct black ring near the tip. The Bald Head Island Conservancy is continuing their partnership with Lew Wilson...


Join us for the BHI Conservancy’s Winter Warmer Adult Lecture Series! This winter, join the Bald Head Island Conservancy via ZOOM from the comfort of your own home for our first ever Virtual Adult Educational Lecture Series. Learn from Bald Head Island Conservancy staff about island topics of interest, including deer, coyotes, invasive species, oceanography, and citizen science. Gain a better understanding of...