Sea Turtle Program News!

MARCH 9, 2019, Saturday -   BEACH CLEAN-UP

The beach clean-up will be at two different locations  You choose which location is convenient for you.  We will meet at 10 am. Saturday, March 9th.

1 - Eastern Regional Beach Access - 2701 Emerald Dr, Emerald Isle, NC 28594  (it's not too far past Dollar General Store/Gas Station if you are traveling East)

2- Inlet and Channel Drive Beach Access at the Point - 11000 Inlet Dr, Emerald Isle, NC 28594 - Right at 1st Traffic light (Coast Guard Road) if you come over the Emerald Isle bridge.  Follow Coast Guard Road to the very end to Inlet Drive, turn Right.  Beach Access will be on your left about 1/2 mile down.

(CONTACT  RUTHIE at if you have questions)

There have been some changes in our Leadership for the 2018 season. Dale Baquer is our new program Coordinator and you can reach her at  252-646-8292. Ruthie Gomez Stuart is our new Co-Coordinator. You can reach Ruthie at

We already have some important dates coming up.

MARCH 16, 2019, Saturday - EMERALD ISLE ST. PATRICK'S FESTIVAL You can find us at the Emerald Isle St. Patrick's Day Festival. We will have lots of information and raffles for turtle items! The booth will be covered by enthusiastic volunteers who can answer questions you might have about our fun and exciting program!

APRIL 6, 2019, Saturday - EMERALD ISLE SEA TURTLE PATROL - ORIENTATION & TRAINING Saturday, April 6, 2019, 10 am - 1 pm EI Community Rec Center, 7500 Emerald Drive, Emerald Isle (CONTACT DALE or RUTHIE at if you have questions)

We look forward to sharing LOTS of Turtle information with you in the upcoming months!