Guide at a Glance
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, United States
Bird Watching, Nature
Captain Joseph Abbate is the Cape Fear Naturalist, interested in fostering local environmental stewardship through outdoor educational adventures. He hopes to increase environmental awareness and understanding for everyone enjoying the Cape Fear Region. Joseph attended the University of North Carolina at Wilmington and earned a B.A. and a Masters Graduate Certificate in Environmental Sciences. Joseph is also a United States Coast Guard Charter Boat Captain, holding a 50 ton masters license. Joseph has many years of experience in his field of study and has worked on many conservation projects throughout his career. Join Captain Joseph on a tour of Wrightsville Island, discovering nature and beauty all around you by boat tour in an educational and fun way.