Category Archives: Nature

Join Us for Learning Together on North Beach – August 24

The Piping Plovers are back and there is a good chance to see more Shorebirds. SIB member Arch McCallum will lead a SIB Learning Together bird walk at North Beach. Arch was a professor of Ornithology at College of Charleston … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Schedules Inventory – Wednesday, August 21

We will inventory Nest 70 on Wednesday, August 21 at 8 am. Nest 70 was found by Sandy MacCoss, Alison Bowers and J-Anna Smith on June 28 and it hatched in 50 days. Take boardwalk 1 and turn left. The … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Inventory – Sunday, August 18

The Turtle Patrol will inventory Nest 66 at 4 pm on Sunday, August 18. It was found by Mimi Montague, Karen Preston, and Lynn Madison on June 27th and it hatched in 49 days. The nest is located 50 yards … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Inventory – Wednesday, August 14

The Turtle Patrol will inventory Nests 55 & 65 today, Wednesday, August 14 beginning at 4:00 pm. Nest 55 is located in between the 2nd & 3rd house past the club near boardwalk 7. This nest was found by Veronica … Continue reading

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Full Moon Bonfire – Thursday, August 15 – Boardwalk 1

Full Moon Bonfire Thursday, August 15, 2019 Sunset – 8:05 pm Moonrise – 8:31 pm High Tide – 9:21 pm ~ Full Sturgeon Moon ~ It’s the peak of the summer heat but a bonfire on the beach shared with … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Inventory – Tuesday, August 13

The Turtle Patrol will conduct public inventories of nests 61 & 58 on Tuesday, August 13 beginning at approximately 4:15 pm. Nest 61 is located 20 yards south of the Camp St Christopher vehicle entrance. This nest was found by … Continue reading

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South Carolina Aquarium-Beer From Here – August 16

South Carolina Aquarium 100 Aquarium Wharf, Charleston August 16, 2019 7:00 – 9:00 pm Hops, habitats, and a heaping amount of animals await you at this Carolina-led craft beer experience! Enjoy local brews and local wildlife in one setting. Sip … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Inventory – Friday, August 9

The Turtle Patrol will inventory Nests 90 and 49 on Friday, August 9, 2019 beginning at 8:00 am. Nest 90, a wild nest, was found on August 6 by Pat and Valerie Luzadder and originally was a false crawl found on … Continue reading

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Piping Plovers are Here!!!

“They’re baaaaaaaaaaaaaaack!” said a July 16 email from Melissa Chaplin, Biologist, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. “They” are the Piping Plovers, returning from northern breeding areas. Plovers breed April to June in three US and Canada population areas – Great … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report for the Week Ending August 4

The sea turtles continue to set records for the number of nests laid on Seabrook Island in a season. Nest number 89 was laid on Sunday, August 4, 2019 bringing the total for the 2019 season to 14 nests more … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Inventory – Tuesday, August 6

The Turtle Patrol will inventory Nest 48, located between boardwalks 6 and 7 at 8:00 am on Tuesday, August 6, 2019. This nest was found by Paula Baram, Brad Mastellar, Charlie Faught, and Heather Fife. Click here to view the … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Inventory – Monday, August 5

The Turtle Patrol will inventory nests 33, 34, 47 and 51 on Monday, August 5, 2019 beginning at 4:30 pm. We’ll start with nest 51 which is located 120 yards north of the vehicle entrance at Camp St Christopher (take … Continue reading

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