Field Summary

Resource Management Field Summary

Last Updated: May 24, 2024

The Resource Management Field Summary is updated every Thursday from the start of the shorebird nesting season through the end of sea turtle nesting season.

2024 Season Information

Shorebirds

Location Nests (to date) Active Nests # of Chicks Fledglings
American Oystercatcher 37 13 11 0
Bodie Island 5 3 0 0
Cape Point 2 1 0 0
Hatteras Island 15 3 0 0
Ocracoke Island 9 4 11 0
South Point 6 2 0 0
Colonial Waterbirds 100 98 0 0
Bodie Island 0 0 0 0
Cape Point 65 65 0 0
Hatteras Island 5 3 0 0
Ocracoke Island 4 4 0 0
South Point 26 26 0 0
Piping Plover 1 1 0 0
Bodie Island 0 0 0 0
Cape Point 0 0 0 0
South Beach 0 0 0 0
Ocracoke Island 0 0 0 0
South Point 1 1 0 0
Wilson's Plover 2 1 0 0
Bodie Island 0 0 0 0
Cape Point 0 0 0 0
Hatteras Island 0 0 0 0
Ocracoke Island 0 0 0 0
South Point 2 1 0 0
Sea Turtles
Location Nests False Crawls Hatched Nests
Bodie Island 0 2 0
Hatteras Island 1 3 0
Ocracoke Island 0 0 0
Totals: 1 5 0
All numbers are estimates and the data will be reviewed before they are finalized.

Last updated: May 24, 2024

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