Eggs Lost: 11
Mother #1.....3 nests, all on the Briarcliffe Beach. Data shows the last time she nested was in 2010, 2 nests again on Briarcliffe. 5 year Nester
Mother #2.....Mother started out on the northern end of Myrtle Beach with one nest, then moved to Biarcliffe with 4 nests. In 2012 she laid 4 nests, all on Briarcliffe. 3 year Nester
Mother #3.....Mother laid one nest on Briarcliffe and then went south to Cape Romain where she laid two more nests. First year data was recorded for this mother.
Mother #4.....A traveler, she started out with 2 nests in the Litchfields, came to Briarcliffe for one nest and then ended up at Huntington Beach State Park, 4 nests total for the season. A two year nester, she laid 5 nests in 2011, 4 south of Myrtle Beach and the last on North Myrtle Beach. In 2013, 3 nests were recorded for this mother, all in the Litchfields.
Mother #1....Three nests, starting with one very large nest of 176 eggs on NMB, she then laid two more nests, both on Sunset Beach in NC. A 2 year nester, in 2011 she laid 2 nests, one on SUnset Beach, one on Ocean Isle Beach, in 2013 She laid 4 nests, 3 on Sunset Beach, one on Ocean Isle Beach.
Mother #2.....4 nests, all in Cherry Grove. A two year nester, in 2011 she started out in Debidue with one nest, than went to MB State Park for one nest and ended up on NMB, 3 nests Total. In 2013 she laid 3 nests, all on NMB.
Mother #3....4 nests, a real traveler, this mother started in Garden City, went to Masonboro Island, just south of Wilmington, NC, came back south to NMB for one nest and then ended on Pawleys. A two year nester, this turtle nested in
2012 starting on Bald Head Island, NC and ending on Pawleys.
Mother #4 and #5....To Date no data on these mothers.