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April 09, 2020

BHI Conservancy Turtle WatchBald Head Island Conservancy is a non-profit organization that was founded in 1983. The Conservancy's mission is barrier island conservation, preservation and education. It is located in a unique area within the Smith Island Complex which includes Bald Head, Middle and Bluff Islands, all of which are bounded by the Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean.

The Bald Head Island Conservancy offers Environmental Education Programs including children camps, family adventure programs, Turtle Walks, bird watching, kayaking educational tours. Take a walk on the
Bald Head Woods Nature Trail using the guide found on the Bald Head Island Conservancy website.  Visit the BHI Conservancy Website for information on Day Trip Packages for off-island guests.

Visit the Barrier Island Study Center (BISC), is the first community-based barrier island research and education facility in the nation.  The Barrier Island Study Center (BISC) is a 5,000 square foot facility, which includes a wet lab and dry lab for research and education, touch tank, media center, and public library for conducting and disseminating environmental research.

To access Bald Head Island take the Bald Head Island Ferry from Deep Point Marina  The Conservancy is located at: 

Bald Head Island Conservancy

P.O. Box 3109

700 Federal Road

Bald Head Island, NC 28461