Amelia Island Sea Turtle Watch, Inc

2011 NEST SUMMARY

2011 was another successful nesting year. 

 

This season was marked by a beach renourishment project on the south end of the island, causing the relocation of 24 nests.  This is the only circumstance under which we are authorized to relocate nests. 

 

Hurricane Irene also marked this season by taking out and/or damaging more than 20 nests. 

 

The first link below is to the summary of nesting data. 

The second link is an information sheet describing the codes used in the summary.