Friday, June 12, 2015

Turtle Nesting Season at Ocean Trail Beach Mar 1 thru Oct 31st

As of June 12, 2015




The Weather Channel purchased the license to my video above

Turtle nesting season begins March 1 and continues through October.

A typical nest will have 80 to 120 eggs and the baby turtles will hatch in 47 to 60 days.  They typically leave the nest at night.  Only 1 out of every 1,000 turtles make it to adulthood.