Category Archives: Nature

Luncheon with Garden Historian Linda Holder – February 8

Join the Historic Charleston Foundation on Friday, February 8, 2019, for a luncheon and talk with Linda Holden, White House garden historian and author of The Gardens of Bunny Mellon, for an in-depth look at the amazing work of the famed socialite … Continue reading

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Preventing Bird Collision with Glass Windows

We have so much natural beauty on Seabrook Island and, naturally, we want large unobstructed windows in our homes so that we are able to enjoy that beauty and our wildlife at all times. Unfortunately, these windows are a constant … Continue reading

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Seabrook Dolphin Monitoring Program Wrap Up

As we close this season’s monitoring program, I wanted to write a little wrap-up report about the program. Thank you for the overwhelmingly positive welcoming to Seabrook (90% of our visitor interactions). Since May, our volunteers spoke to over 1,400 … Continue reading

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Ask SIB … Why do I hear the Great Horned Owl in the Fall?

Ask SIB…   Question:  For a few weeks each spring and again in the fall we hear Great Horned Owls calling back and forth out here on Jenkins Point. I’ve seen them on our roof ridge and chimney. The rest … Continue reading

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Green Space Conservancy Gala 2019

Save the Date!!! Sunday, March 17, 2019 The Green Space Gala Presents Growing the Green Mark your calendars for another full-filled, excitement-packed evening at the Island House, featuring delicious food, extraordinary auction items, and lots of surprises! Reservations go on … Continue reading

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SIB – It’s Time to Start Project Feederwatch!

Do you enjoy watching the birds in your backyard? Whether you have feeders or not, you should consider becoming a citizen scientist by joining Project FeederWatch this winter. What is Project FeederWatch? Project FeederWatch lets you become the biologist in … Continue reading

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SINHG Trips for Spring Announced

SINHG Trips For Spring Announced SINHG members will have a roster of 42 SINHG Trips for the new year, with 18 new or slightly-used expeditions on the schedule released this week. New for 2019 is a Segway tour of the … Continue reading

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SIB – Bird on Crooked Oaks Golf Course – November 26

Join us Monday to Bird on Crooked Oaks Golf Course by sibirders REGISTER NOW!       Stopped along the 17th hole of Crooked Oaks to observe Eastern Bluebirds at a nesting box. Date: Monday November 26, 2018 9:00 am – … Continue reading

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Caring for Seabrook Island Wildlife

Caring for Seabrook Island Wildlife Per the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR), October through December (mating season) are the months when deer activity is highest. More specifically, SCDNR says Lowcountry deer are most active from October to mid-November. 2017 … Continue reading

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SIB Ambassador Program

Do you have a home on Seabrook Island and enjoy watching birds? Would you like to learn more about them? Whether you live in a single family home or a villa, have bird feeders or not, Seabrook Island Birders (SIB) … Continue reading

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Preparing For Freezing Weather and Ice Events

It is hard to believe that we need to prepare for freezing weather and ice storms in South Carolina. However, we typically have several winter days with temperatures below 32°F and occasionally ice events occur, most recently in January 2018. This picture … Continue reading

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Full Moon Bonfire – Friday, November 23 – Boardwalk 1

Full Moon Bonfire Friday, November 23, 2018 Sunset – 5:15 pm Moonrise – 6:00 pm High Tide (Rockville): – 8:12 pm ~ Full Beaver Moon ~ After eating our fill of turkey on Thursday and shopping until we drop on … Continue reading

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