• They have a lot more to teach us.

    We've learned a lot with your help. But there's still so much we need to know to protect our wild dolphin neighbors.

    Give to dolphin research at the Cape Lookout Studies Program.

  • Sea Turtel sick and injured from fishing line

    You can stop this.

    Protecting marine wildlife is within your reach.

    When you give to put monofilament recycling bins within reach of conscientious boaters and anglers.

  • Harbor seal in need

    Save lives, reduce suffering, learn more.

    It's a win, win, win – when you support our Marine Mammal Stranding Network.

    Please give generously to the Cape Lookout Studies Program.

  • Cetacean Studies

    Inspire curiosity.

    What does it take to get students interested in science and conservation? Your help.

    Please give generously to support Cetacean Studies and the Bonehenge rearticulation project.

2016 Thank you donors, volunteers, contributors, and collaborators!

Written by Tursiops. Posted in Thank You / Volunteer, Uncategorized

Thank you 2016 donors, volunteers, contributors, and collaborators!
Listed below are individuals/groups whose generosity helped sustain and improve the Cape Lookout Studies Program in 2016 by providing printer ink, photo paper, office supplies, sandpaper, boat fuel, belt sander, cleaning supplies, food, batteries, Sirius/XM radio subscription, book writing, book editing, book publishing, book sales, food, drinks, Ryobi cordless combo power tool set, AC/DC cooler/warmer, computer maintenance, notebooks, artwork , attorney fees, shovel, celebrations, web hosting fees, web site maintenance, fencing, lumber, hardware cloth, lodging in DC, bench grinder, monofilament bin maintenance, Spyhop maintenance, dolphin license plate promotion, $45,581 in cash donations/grants, and approximately 1,090 hours of volunteer time. THANK YOU!!
Sincere thanks also go out to everyone who has an NC “Protect Wild Dolphins” special license plate which raised through Friends of the Museum a total of $10,360 in 2016. The dolphins thank you too.

Congratulations and thanks to Vicky Thayer, the 2016 recipient of the CLSP Outstanding Volunteer award.

Alejandro de la torre
Alex Denson
Alexandra DiGiacomo
Alina Ahmad
Allen Fitz
Andrew Gumbel
Ann Pabst
Anne Straneva
Anonymous
Barbie LaBrun
Bill McLellan
Bonnie Monteleone
Bruce McCutcheon
Bud Doughton
Cam Luck
Candice Sheehan
Carl Cedarholm
Carolina Lamb
Christina Burt
Dan Prendiville
Dana Smith
David Mickey
Dean Vick
Donna Snead
Elizabeth Hanrahan
Ginger Taylor
Haywood Holderness
Helen Aitken
Henrik Cox
Jack Sweeney
James and Lois Pease
Jeremy Dugas
Jim Mead
John Atkins
John Fussell
John Ososky
John Russell
Jong Gwan Lee
Josh Summers
Julian Mann
Kameron Schroeder
Karen Clark
KC Bierlich
Kim Beller
LaNelle Davis
Lee Hinson
Lilla Wieseler
Lingrong Jin
Lookout Foundation
Maddie Go
Mike McEarl
Miriam Brown
Molly Matlock
Nan Bowles
Nivi Ram
Paul Nader
Paul Summers
Pranav Madabhushi
Ralph Merrels
Sam Bryan
Sam Warburton
Sinbad
Springmoor
Steve Hassenfelt
Steve Thornton
Sue Schmidt
Sunny Zhang
Todd Stuart Foundation
Tom Kirmeyer
Tom Reams
Town Creek Marina
Vance/Suzanne Knight
Verena Lawaetz
Vicky Thayer
Virginia Connett
Wendy Donaldson
Woody Warburton

Click here to visit our Thank You page – dedicated to the supporters, volunteers, backers and collaborators of the Cape Lookout Studies Program.

2014 Thank you donors, volunteers, contributors and collaborators

Written by Tursiops. Posted in Thank You / Volunteer

Listed below are individuals/groups whose generosity helped sustain the Cape Lookout Studies Program in 2014 by providing:

Cleaning supplies, office supplies, photo paper, printer/copier, printer ink, batteries, plane tickets, shade canopy, stainless hardware, surgical gloves, lumber, band saw, drill bits, orbital sander, sand paper, vacuum cleaner, food, drinks, notebooks, XM Radio subscription, web hosting fees, web site maintenance, $4,399 in cash donations/grants and approximately 1,292 hours of volunteer time.  THANK YOU!!

Sincere thanks also go out to everyone who has an NC “Protect Wild Dolphins” special license plates which raised for Friends of the Museum a total of $10,120 in 2014.   The dolphins thank you too.

Bud Doughton

Al Fitz

Anonymous

Blake Dodge

Bobbi Wallinger

Carl Spangler

Carolina Cay Maritime Found.

Carteret Animal Hospital

Dennis Sorensen

Duke Coastal Society

Durham Academy

Elena Kovalik

Elizabeth Hanrahan

John Stanton

Friends of the Hammocks

Friends of the Museum

Harriett Watkins

Historical Soc. of Topsail Isl.

Hope Longest

Howard Lineberger

John Fussell

John Russell

Josh Summers

Keith Rittmaster

Kim Merrels

Lookout Foundation

Lora/Vic Fasolino

Mackenzie Russell

Mallory Lowe

Matty Jackman

Mary & Haywood Holderness

Mary Hunnings

Nelson Owens

Patti Owens

Paul Nader

Paula Dailey

“Protect Wild Dolphins” license plates

Regina & Bruce McCutcheon

Rich Shapiro

Rob Gourley

Sinbad

Steve Hassenfelt

Suzanne & Vance Knight

Ted Phillips

Todd Sturgell

Verena Lawaetz

Vicky Thayer

Wendy Donaldson

Click here to visit our Thank You page – dedicated to the supporters, volunteers, backers and collaborators of the Cape Lookout Studies Program.

2010 Thank you donors, volunteers, contributors and collaborators.

Written by Tursiops. Posted in Thank You / Volunteer

Listed below are individuals/groups whose generosity helped sustain the Cape Lookout Studies Program in 2010 by providing printer ink, photo paper, office supplies, bolt cutters, vice, band saw, dremmel tool, lodging in Rhode Island, Bonehenge.org bone adoptions, boat batteries, tools, propane, hardware, cleaning supplies, lumber, hand soap, food, notebooks, XM Radio subscription, web hosting fees, web site maintenance, drill bits, boat fuel, boat use, $6,064 in cash donations/grants, and approximately 2,000 hours of volunteer time.  THANK YOU!!  Sincere thanks also go out to everyone who has an NC “Protect Wild Dolphins” special license plates which raised for Friends of the Museum a total of $12,660 in 2010.   The dolphins thank you too.

Amy ThullenArcher Daniels Midland Co.Arthur Mattmiller
Beaufort Middle School
Bella Larson
Beth Bockoven
Bonnie Monteleone
Brooks
Bruce McCutcheon
Bud and Anna Doughton
Cape Lookout Nat’l Seashore
Carl Spangler
Carolina Cay Maritime Found.
Collette Mattmiller
Craig Harms
Dail Bridges
Dana Henderson
Daphne Littiken
David Brown
Dick Barmore
Elizabeth White
Friends of the Museum
Green River Preserve
Heidi Gordon
Haywood + Mary Holderness
Howard Lineberger
Hugh Wilde
Janet Frye
Janet Thayer
Jim Thullen
Jim and Kathi Fudesco
John Brewer
John Hammond
John Russell
Josh Summers
Karen Davis
Karen Hattman
Keith Rittmaster
Kim Merrels
Larry Copeland
Lora Fasolino
Nan Bowles
Nelson Owens
NOAA Fisheries
Patti Owens
Paul Nader
Paula Gilliken
Pudge McCutcheon
Sea Stewards
Sherry York
Steve Hassenfelt
Terry Greene
The Lookout Foundation
Tom Kirmeyer
Tom Lenweaver
Triangle Community Found.
Vic Fasolino
Vicky Thayer
Virginia Stambaugh
Will and Martha Rabert
William Prentice

Click here to visit our Thank You page – dedicated to the supporters, volunteers, backers and collaborators of the Cape Lookout Studies Program.

Haywood Holderness – the “fun” in fundraising

Written by Tursiops. Posted in Thank You / Volunteer

Keith keeps asking me to add information to the staff page about all Haywood Holderness has done for the Cape Lookout Studies Program.We are al so grateful for everything you’ve done to support the ongoing efforts of the program.

Below is a scan of Keith’s writing for a 1996 newsletter that helped us secure the research vessel Spyhop.

Just one example of Keith’s valuable and creative support for Cape Lookout Studies.

2009 Thank you donors, volunteers, contributors and collaborators.

Written by Tursiops. Posted in Thank You / Volunteer

Listed below are individuals/groups whose generosity helped sustain the Cape Lookout Studies Program in 2009 by providing printer ink, photo paper, office supplies, Honda 115hp 4-stroke outboard motor, boat batteries, tools, propane, hardware, cleaning supplies, lumber, water heater, hand soap, food, notebooks, XM Radio subscription, web hosting fees, web site maintenance, CD player, vice, drill, drill press, hand tools, boat fuel, boat use, $8,028 in cash donations/grants, and approximately 2,000 hours of volunteer time.  THANK YOU!!  A sincere thanks also goes out to everyone who has an NC “Protect Wild Dolphins special license plates which raised for Friends of the Museum a total of $13,360 in 2009.   The dolphins thank you too.

Amy ThullenAndrew ThalerArthur Mattmiller
Beaufort Middle School

Beth Bockoven

Bobbi Brown

Bonnie Monteleone

Brooks

Bruce McCutcheon

Bud and Anna Doughton

Cape Lookout Nat’l Seashore

Carl Spangler

Carolina Cay Maritime Found.

Cindy Van Dover

Connie Owens

Craig Harms

Dail Bridges

Dana Henderson

Danielle Waples

Daphne Littiken

David Brown

David Perry

Dee Dee Pucella

Denise Greer

Dick Barmore

Doug Nodine

Elizabeth White

Eve Johnson

Friends of the Museum

Green River PreserveHarbor SpecialtiesHaywood + Mary Holderness

Howard Lineberger

Hugh Wilde

Janet Frye

Janet Thayer

Jim Thullen

Joanne McNeill

John Brewer

John Costlow

John Dulaney

John Hammond

John Russell

Jon Altman

Josh Summers

Karen Hattman

Karen Sayles

Kathy Reinsel

Keith Rittmaster

Kim Jones

Kim Merrels

Larry Copeland

Linda Boyer

Lora Fasolino

Marissa McCabe

Mark + Carolyn Fonseca/Currin

Nan Bowles

NC Aquarium, PKS

NC EstuariumNelson OwensNOAA Fisheries

Patti Owens

Paul Nader

Paula Gilliken

pene diMaio

Penny + Isabella Larson

Pete Pucella

Pudge McCutcheon

Stephen Hassenfelt

Steve Hassenfelt

Surfrider Foundation

Terry Greene

The Lookout Foundation

Tim Healow

Todd + Natalie Jesdale

Tom Bulla

Tom Darden

Tom Hesselink

Tom Kirmeyer

Tom Lenweaver

Triangle Community Found.

Trotter Bagley

Vic Fasolino

Vicky Thayer

Virginia Stambaugh

William Prentice