We Discover, Learn, Conserve, and Preserve

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Our Mission

We Discover, Learn, Conserve, and Preserve

Nestled between the Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean, the Bald Head Island Conservancy sponsors and facilitates scientific research that benefits coastal communities and provides numerous recreational and educational activities to the public. In collaboration with various organizations, the Conservancy is uniquely poised to become a national leader in barrier island conservation.

Our Vision

The Bald Head Island Conservancy champions the sustainability of barrier islands through environmental research and stewardship.

Upcoming Programs

Sea Turtle 101

Island Nature Tour

Nature Observations


Weekly Programs

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Sea Turtle Season Statistics for 2022
(Last Updated 9/23)

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Fleming Education Building will be closed: September 29, October 1, 8, 12, 14, 15, 16
For injured or stranded wildlife, please call our Wildlife Emergency Hotline at (910) 457-0089 x5