OBX Daydream | N.E.S.T. Volunteers at STAR Center NC Aquarium
There are 5 different species of sea turtles who visit and/or nest on the Outer Banks. They include the Loggerhead, Green, Leatherback, Kemp’s Ridley, and Hawksbill sea turtles. N.E.S.T., or Network for Endangered Sea Turtles, takes on many roles to help protect these threatened and endangered sea turtles at the STAR Center (Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation Center) inside Roanoke Island, NC Aquarium. Visit their facility and don't miss your chance to view a sea turtle release: nestonline.org/ or ncaquariums.com/roanoke-island-exhibits.