Waties Island Nest Count

Saturday, July 9, 2016

July 9: A Record Breaking Morning!!! Nest #20!!!

                              A crawl and potential nest are discovered between Markers 1 and 2.
   The female loggerhead chose an area with lots of large debris, utilizing it as camouflage for her nest.

                      Success!!! Absolute proof of Nest #20, the record breaking nest, is revealed!
                                                     Jackie removes the DNA sample.

                                              The DNA sample for Nest #20 is prepared.

               Pat, Steve, Marcelle, Nick, Jackie, and Barb with Jeanne as photographer
                                                 celebrate the record breaking nest!

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