Category: irma

Hurricane Exposes and Washes Away Thousands of Sea Turtle Nests

Hurricane Exposes and Washes Away Thousands of Sea Turtle Nests

Hurricane Exposes and Washes Away Thousands of Sea Turtle Nests By Mark Schlueb Thursday, October 5, 2017 Hurricane Irma took a devastating toll on incubating sea turtle nests in the Archie Carr National Wildlife...

The effects of Irma on our beaches

The effects of Irma on our beaches

During the hurricane and after its passing, some turtle nests were eroded exposing eggs and hatchlings that were only days away from beginning their journey . Then there were also those hatchlings that did not check the weather...