First hatched turtle nest found on Hilton Head Island

Published: Jul. 14, 2021 at 2:03 PM EDT
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HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (WTOC) - The Sea Turtle Patrol on Hilton Head Island has found the first hatched turtle nest of the 2021 season, according to a Facebook post on Wednesday.

The Patrol says the hatched nest was also the first nest to be laid on the island. According to the Facebook post, “this hardly ever happens!!”

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