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OIB Trash Bash 2017

A huge thank you to all the OIBSTPO volunteers who helped with the annual OIB Trash Bash 2017 today.    After a hot morning of picking up trash, everyone was rewarded with a lunch of burgers, dogs, chips, Sunset Slush AND … Continue reading

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Nest #21 – 7.23.17

Good Morning To All,   This is an update giving the results of our findings and efforts to protect the remaining hatchlings from nest # 21.  Ms.  Kerry our morning beach walker came upon a disturbing site at 364 East … Continue reading

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Turtle Response Call 6.2.17

A huge shout out to the guys building a dock off Bertha Road, OIB. We responded to their call of a turtle in distress – wasn’t sure if it was caught in a net, crab trap or what -it kept … Continue reading

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FIRST NEST OF 2017

Our first nest of the season was laid this morning.  Great team effort by the riders who located the crawl and the responding Nest Location/Relocation team .

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2017 Nest Adoptions

We are off to a great Nest Adoption season. We are excited to already have 28 nests adopted! Our average nests per season is about 25 – once turtles begin to nest and it appears we might get more than … Continue reading

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A comparison of plastic & jelly fish

This is a great visual comparing what a sea turtle sees when looking at plastic in the ocean as compared to looking at a jelly fish….. Copy and paste to your search bar.

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