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Releasing Rescued Turtles into the Sea

Releasing Rescued Turtles into the Sea

Posted on Wednesday, August 31, 2011

A few years ago I had the good fortune of seeing a giant Loggerhead sea turtle lay her clutch of eggs in the dunes on East Beach. Everyone was quiet and all we could hear was her breath, the gentle plop of eggs in the hole she’d dug and her flippers beating the sand tight around them. She turned and crept back into the ocean, leaving her nest under the watchful eye of the  Bald Head Island Conservancy  (BHIC). In the years since...

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Howl at the Moon this Saturday

Howl at the Moon this Saturday

Posted on Wednesday, August 10, 2011

If you’ve been on Bald Head Island this summer and heard howling at a full moon–don’t fret–it’s just islanders gathering together for an evening of fun and celebrating the full moon. This Saturday, August 13, join  The Island Agency ,  The Hammocks  and the  Bald Head Island Conservancy  as they sponsor the August Howl at the Moon party hosted by the Maritime Market. The monthly event has been drawing record crowds...

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New Issue of Neighborhoods Real Estate Catalog Online

New Issue of Neighborhoods Real Estate Catalog Online

Posted on Monday, August 1, 2011

The latest issue of  Neighborhoods , The Island Agency’s comprehensive digital catalog of homes and homesites for sale, is now live and available for viewing at  www.bhineighborhoods.info . The catalog showcases the island’s premier properties in all of the island’s environments—Beach, Forest, Golf Course, Harbour Village, and Marsh. Each property has a live link to its own web page, where you can view all property details...

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