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    Animals Of The Outer Banks, NC

    From amazing bird watching to wild horses, the animals of the Outer Banks will grab your attention.

    The Outer Banks is a haven for wildlife, with miles of pristine beaches and sprawling dunes. Birds are especially prevalent, and the area is home to more than 120 species of songbirds, as well as waterfowl, raptors, and shorebirds.

    The beaches are also popular nesting sites for loggerhead turtles, and visitors may spot these gentle giants laying their eggs in the sand. In the waters off the coast, dolphins and whales can often be seen playing or feeding. And on land, visitors may encounter deer, raccoons, opossums, and other small mammals.

    With so much wildlife to see, the Outer Banks is a nature lover's paradise.

    Outer Banks Animals

    Outer Banks Whales
    Whales on the Outer Banks
    Outer Banks insects
    Outer Banks Insects
    Pelagic Birds in the Outer Banks Gulf Stream
    Summer Birds of the Outer Banks
    The Big Birds of the Outer Banks
    Songbirds—The Year-Round Residents
    Shorebirds – Gulls and Others
    Shorebirds – Sandpipers
    The Osprey of the Outer Banks
    Wild Horses Of The Outer Banks
    How Can I Visit The Wild Horses In Corolla, Outer Banks?
    The King of Butterflies Journey to the Outer Banks
    Songbirds
    Raptors
    Purple Marlins of the Outer Banks
    The 50′ Rule: Keeping your distance from NC’s Wild Horses
    Migratory Waterfowl
    Marine Life
    Mammals
    Outer Banks Fishing Guide
    The Shorebirds
    Reptiles