Category Archives: Nature

Jellyfish in our Area

If you’ve been on the beach at all in the last week or two, you may have noticed jellyfish floating on the water and/or washed up on the beach.  The Saturday Post & Courier has an article about the jellyfish … Continue reading

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Inventory of Nest 16 Scheduled – August 13

Inventory of Nest 16 We will inventory Nest 16 at 6:30pm on Monday, August 13. Nest 16 is located 300 yards south of Boardwalk 2. It was found by Cathrine Scully, Gary Holtz, Rob Jerome, and Mike Vinson. -Submitted by … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Inventories – August 10

Turtle Patrol Inventories Scheduled for Friday, August 10th We will be inventorying nests 14 & 15 beginning at 4 PM on Friday August 10th. We will begin with nest 15 which was found by Veronica L’Allier & Bob Mason and … Continue reading

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Kiawah Island’s “Wild About” Series

Did you know that the Town of Kiawah Island has a series of videos on Kiawah’s ecosystems called Wild About?  Their Town Biologists, Jim Jordan and Aaron Given, share their knowledge and information in this monthly video series, called Wild About, … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Announces Inventory of Nest 12

We will inventory Nest 12 on Tuesday, August 7th at 8:30am. It is located in front of the fourth house north of the Pelicans Nest, between boardwalks 6 & 7. This nest was found by Karen Sewell and Sarah, Betsy … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report – Week Ending August 5th

Monday, July 30th – Nests 29 & 30 Kim Neath called in first with a crawl about 100 yards north of Boardwalk 1. Bill and Linda Nelson responded and found nest number 29 with 60 eggs. The nest was close … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Inventory Nest 10

We will inventory Nest 10 on Monday, August 6, 2018 at 8:30 am. It is located 200 feet south of boardwalk 5. This nest was found by Mike Vinson, Rob and Melanie Jerome, Cathrine Scully, Sue Thomas and Gary Holtz. … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Inventory Nest 13

We will inventory Nest 13 at 7:00 pm on Saturday, August 4, 2018. Nest 13 is located south of boardwalk 9, 100 yards before the fallen tree. This nest was found by Joleen Ardalolo and Beverly Stribling on June 11. … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report – Week Ending July 29

July 23 Nest 26! Beverly Stribling and Nancy Pondelik texted a picture of a disturbance in the sand 50 feet short of the first flag in front of Camp St. Christopher. Bill and Linda Nelson responded and confirmed not only was … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Inventory Nest 11

Nest 11 will be inventoried at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, August 1, 2018. The nest is located south of Boardwalk 6 and was found by Chris Czander, Sue Glover and Sarah Quinn. -Submitted by Gary Fansler

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C of C Professor Addresses K-S Exchange Club

On Wednesday, July 9, the Exchange Club welcomed Dr. Phil Dustan, Professor of Biology at the College of Charleston to discuss the environmental challenges we face on John’s Island.  Dr. Dustan showed how the continued building on John’s Island is … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Inventory Nests 7 and 8

We will inventory nests 7 and 8 beginning at 4:30 pm on Friday, July 27th. We’ll begin with nest 7 which is located about 175 yards south of Boardwalk 2. We’ll then move on to nest 8 which is located … Continue reading

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