Nests 19 & 20 were both at 64 days. Deb Wiehn joined us for the inventory of nest 19 as it was found by her and Christine Miniman. Judy Morr was the prober. It hatched in 61 days and there were 85 eggs in the nest.
Shells 65 Hatch & Emergence Success 75.1%
Unhatched eggs 20
Dead hatchlings 0
Live hatchtlings 0
Total live 65
Nest # 20 was Terry Fansler, Gloria Reynold and Sarah Quinn's nest with Bill Middleton finding the eggs. The nest also went out in 61 days with 105 eggs in the nest. Terry and Sarah were at the inventory
Shells 92 Hatch success 86.7%
Unhatched eggs 13 Emergence success 81.1%
Dead hatchlings 4
Live hatchlings 2
Total live 88
We will be inventorying nests 24 and 25 tomorrow, August 13 at 8:30 AM starting with #24 at the end of zone 1 and then #25 on zone 3 north of boardwalk 5.
.On Monday August 15th we will be inventorying #'s 29, 30 and wild nest 53. # 29 is next to the vehicle entrance near boardwalk 1and 30 and 53 are on zone 2 south of boardwalk 6.