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Plough Mud at Summer Camp

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Samantha, Dewees’s Naturalist, and Caitlin, one of the three sea turtle interns, explored what’s in the Plough Mud behind the Landings Building.  Parents and students joined in the action. Dewees Summer Camp

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Dewees Turtle Calendar

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The Dewees Turtle Calendar — who’s walking, who’s on call, when and where to go for Turtle Team meetings — is available as a Google Calendar.  Write Samantha at naturalist@deweesislandpoa.org if you want to be added to the list of folks who can see the calendar.

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The mobile lemonade stand

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Nicky and friends showed off their entrepreneurial skills today.  They opened “Nicky’s Store”, a portable drink stand on the back of a golf cart; then they visited Dewees hot spots in the heat of the day.

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Sandcastle left overnight can trap turtles

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On July 2, 2008 at 7:11 a.m., we found the sandcastle in the picture a little above the high tide line.  Tools for making the castle we scattered around it.  A deep moat on the front side protected the castle from the sea. In order to protect nesting sea turtles, such as Loggerhead turtles, Dewees […]