Hawksbill Hatchling Season in Antigua

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Shortly after 2am on July 24th, the Jumby Bay Hawksbill Project┬áin Antigua observed our first hawksbill sea turtle hatchlings of the season! Hawksbills typically lay around 150 eggs that will incubate in their sandy chambers for 50-60 days. After hatching, the turtles will rest for one to two days while […]

By | 2017-12-01T14:01:52+00:00 August 27th, 2016|Categories: Endangered species, herpetology, Turtles|Tags: , , |0 Comments