Category Archives: Nature

Seabrookers Protect Strand-Feeding Dolphins

Throughout the late spring, summer and early fall Seabrookers spend hundreds of hours keeping a watchful eye on dolphins strand-feeding on Capn Sams Spit. Strand-feeding is a very rarely observed learned behavior among dolphin families and appears to be passed … Continue reading

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Full Moon Bonfire TuesdayNovember 12 – Boardwalk 1

Full Moon Bonfire Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Sunset – 5:21 pm Moonrise – 5:46 pm High Tide – 8:06 pm Full Beaver Moon The weather forecast is for a brisk evening, perfect for a bonfire on the beach shared with friends.   We will start the … Continue reading

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Lights of Magnolia: Reflections of a Cultural Exchange – Beginning November 15

Lights Of Magnolia Magnolia Plantation & Gardens 3550 Ashley River Road, Charleston Chinese lanterns will glow for four months beginning November 15, 2019 at Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, illuminating America’s oldest garden at night for the first time in its … Continue reading

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Microplastics and Mega Problems: Pollution Solutions in the Lowcounrty – November 21

South Carolina Aquarium 100 Aquarium Wharf, Charleston Thursday, November 21, 2019 6:00 pm One of the biggest threats we face today is smaller than a pencil eraser. Microplastics are toxin-absorbing pieces of plastic less than 5 millimeters long. Learn more … Continue reading

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SIB Spot Immature White Ibis

On Friday morning, October 25, 2019, Seabrook Island Birders looked out on the marsh and found 10-12 young White Ibis feeding. Location is the marsh just up from Cattail as you cross over the bridge. -Submitted by Lynn Maney-McIntosh

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Seabrook Island Beach Management History – November 14

Property Owners are welcome to attend a community education event regarding the history of Seabrook Island’s beach management. Dr. Tim Kana of Coastal Science and Engineering, will be presenting at the Community Center (2241 Oyster Catcher Ct) starting at 2:00 … Continue reading

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Charleston Trident Fishing Tournament: November 1 – October 31

Charleston Trident Fishing Tournament The year-long Charleston Trident Fishing Tournament is held annually from November 1 – October 31 and recognizes outstanding saltwater and freshwater catches made in the tri-county area. Each year, winners receive plaques acknowledging their catches. The … Continue reading

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Summer on North Beach – Reddish Egret, Spoonbills with Dolphins and More!

It was a great summer for birding North Beach! Some days it was literally a cast of a thousands…terns, gulls, skimmers, oystercatchers, and a nice mix of shorebirds. Most birds gathered at the bend toward the inlet on a sandbar. … Continue reading

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Join SIB for October Big Day – October 19

Register Now Saturday, October 19, 2019 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. October Big Day on Seabrook Island Location: Various locations around Seabrook Island Max: 10 Cost: No cost to members, $5 to non-members Join us in participating in eBird’s October … Continue reading

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Raising Eastern Bluebirds on Seabrook Island

As previously reported in The Seabrooker, October 2019 Most of your drives around our island in the summer will turn up a few Eastern Bluebirds sitting on a fence post or perched atop a nest box. They call out in … Continue reading

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2019 Bird Fest – October 5

If you are looking for a fun birding activity, you might want to consider going to Bird Fest 2019 in Monks Corner next Saturday, October 5, 2019. And if you’d like to car pool with other Seabrook Island residents, click … Continue reading

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Dill Sanctuary Community Day October 5

The Charleston Museum is pleased to announce a Dill Sanctuary Community Day on Saturday, October 5, 2019, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. This event is free and open to the public. The Dill Sanctuary is located at 1163 Riverland Drive … Continue reading

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