2016 season marked by high sea turtle nest, stranding numbers

2016 season marked by high sea turtle nest, stranding numbers

November 1 marks the official end of sea turtle nesting season in South Carolina each year. South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) biologists are excited to report that 6,444 loggerhead sea turtle nests, a record number, were laid in 2016 on South Carolina beaches, surpassing the previous state nest record count set in 2013 of 5,193 loggerhead nests.
Source: SCDNR
2016 season marked by high sea turtle nest, stranding numbers

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