The last Turtle Trot 5K of 2019 is coming up on Thanksgiving weekend. Run off your holiday meal while joining us in our 5K race to help support the Bald Head Island Conservancy Help. We are hoping to have a record-breaking trot, help us get 170 runners for 170 record-breaking sea turtle nests! The Conservancy will be raffling off one Adopt-A-Nest and a gift bag from Turtle Central to runners in celebration of...


Spending years exploring the east coast by boat, Roger and Patti Vonderahe have always been obsessed with the sea. SCUBA divers, marine product developers, and avid boaters, they fell in love with Bald Head Island over 20 years ago. And have been visiting every year since with their family. The natural shoreline, the sea life, the golf carts, were all highlights for sure, but the most amazing of all were the hours spent...


The Bald Head Island Conservancy will continue our Conservancy Conversations series on Tuesday, October 15th from 6-8pm at Wrightsville Beach Brewery, with a talk on “The Sustainable Oyster.” The Conservancy’s Senior Scientist, Dr. Beth Darrow, will be leading a discussion about oyster’s value to the ecosystem as well as Conservancy’s work on oysters. “The tidal creeks of the Smith...