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First ever Kemp’s Ridley sea turtle nest found on Bald Head Island

The sea turtle season is underway along our coast and history was made this week when the Bald Head Island turtle patrol found its first ever Kemp's Ridley nest.

Myrtle Beach State Park rangers rescue hooked sea turtle

Rangers at the Myrtle Beach State Park received a call of a hooked sea turtle off the fishing pier, according to South Carolina State Park's Facebook page.

Sea turtles released back into the ocean off Morehead City coast

 There were some emotional goodbyes during a sea turtle release in Morehead City on Wednesday. 

Find an injured sea turtle? Here is who to contact

To report dead, sick, or injured sea turtles on land or water anywhere in the state, call the NC Sea Turtle Hotline or look for the contact for each island in our viewing area.

First sea turtle nest in NC shows up on Brunswick County beach

Sea turtle nesting season began May 1 and it didn't take long for the first nest to show up along the Carolina coast.

Injured sea turtle rescued off Wrightsville Beach coast

The Coast Guard, the North Carolina Wildlife Resource Commission and a good Samaritan rescued an injured sea turtle on Monday, less than a mile off Wrightsville Beach.

Sea turtle patrol group urges caution on piers after endangered turtle found dead

An endangered sea turtle was found dead with a damaged jaw and a flipper wrapped in fishing line, according to the North Myrtle Beach Sea Turtle Patrol.

Injured sea turtle gets a 3-D printed boost

A loggerhead sea turtle with multiple physical maladies is now swimming a little more easily with the help of a 3-D printed brace.

Oak Island gets more than $8M for sea turtle habitat restoration project

Millions of dollars from FEMA, all to help restore a plan in Oak Island from 15 years ago, that will also help parts of the beach recover from storm damage.

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