Category Archives: Nature

Protect Our Nesting Sea Turtles

As you head out to the beach this summer, you will notice some new temporary signs posted by the Town of Seabrook Island. The signs remind residents and visitors that it is sea turtle nesting season and that it is … Continue reading

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Accessing Wildlife Sighting Forms

Many Seabrook Island residents look for ways to learn more about the animals and wildlife they encounter almost daily. Where they live, what are their habits, what do they eat, how do they raise their young, are just some of … Continue reading

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2022 Disaster Awareness Day Recap

On Friday, June 17, 2022, The Town of Kiawah Island hosted this year’s Joint Disaster Awareness Day event with the Town of Seabrook Island. With many residents in attendance, both communities (Kiawah and Seabrook Island) gathered to discuss everything related … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report for June 10-16

The entire southeast coast is having a banner year for turtle nests. Our resident data analyst, Judy Morr, was good enough to put together some nest statistics for Seabrook Island. Currently, we have more nests than the total laid in … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report for June 3-9

Nests 23 and 24 – June 3Rob Jerome and Nancy Chomel, found nest 23 near the vehicle entrance at Camp Saint Christopher. This has been a favorite area of the beach for our nesting turtles this year. Nest 23 was … Continue reading

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Full Moon Bonfire – Tuesday, June 14

Full Moon BonfireTuesday, June 14, 2022On the beach between Boardwalks 1 and 2Sunset – 8:28 pmMoonrise – 9:10 pmHigh Tide – 9:16 pmFull Strawberry Moon The shortest day of the year will be here soon, but we still have a … Continue reading

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King Tides in the Charleston Area June 13-16

A King Tide is a non-scientific term used to describe high tides that are higher than normal. They usually occur during a full or new moon or during specific seasons throughout the year. They can cause flooding of low-lying areas … Continue reading

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SI Photo Club Hosts Photo Tour of Ocean Winds – 6/11

Event: Photo Tour of Ocean Winds Golf Course When: Saturday, June, 11, 2022, 8:30 am – 10:30 am Location: Meet at Island House (golf course parking lot next to Spinnaker Beach Houses) to ride along the golf course in golf … Continue reading

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Seabrook Island Turtle Report for May 20-26

Nests 7, 8 and 9 – May 22 It was a busy morning on the beach and we have been rewarded with three new nests. Valerie and Mark Doane, Rachel and Marshall Carter, LuAnn Sweeney and Sue Ferland found Nest … Continue reading

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Potluck in the Park-Seabrook Gardeners Helping the Homeless

Potluck in the Park is a group of individuals, not associated with any organizations or churches, who cook food to feed the homeless every Sunday at Conway Park in Charleston. We were introduced to this group by Karen Babb when … Continue reading

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SIB June Activities

During the heat of summer, we all slow down. Seabrook Island Birder activities are no different. However, we do still have some exciting and informative activities to offer. ***Save the date*** The Secret & Swampy Lives of Wood Storks! – … Continue reading

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Behind the Garden Gate-May 28 and June 4

The Garden Conservancy and the Charleston Horticultural Society present Behind the Garden Gate: Charleston Open Days, May 28 and June 4, 2022. Each Saturday self-guided tour features seven different private gardens, all within walking distance, promising two weekends full of exploration and beauty in … Continue reading

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