Category Archives: Nature

Green Day Showcases SIGSC Green Spaces!

Have you ever wondered which wooded lots may one day have houses built on them and which are preserved in perpetuity thanks to you and your conservancy? Then please come out and celebrate with us on Saturday, September 23  as the Seabrook … Continue reading

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Eclipse Updates

There is a plethora of information in the media and on TV about the eclipse Monday.  We felt the following two articles are especially valuable and should be passed along to our readers. Photographing and Viewing the Eclipse A recent … Continue reading

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August Environmental Committee Minutes

Abridged Environmental Committee Meeting Minutes SIPOA Tuesday, August 8, 2017 10:00 am – Conference Room – SIPOA Administration Building Interns, Joe Roddey (Civil Engineering, The Citadel) and Tiernan VanDyke (Environmental Science, University of Rochester) presented their report on Seabrook Island … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Inventory on Saturday, August 19

We will inventory nests 44 & 45 on Saturday, August, 19th at 9:30 am. They are located south of Camp St. Christopher past Boardwalk #9. To learn more about Seabrook Island turtles go to  http://www.siturtlepatrol.com/ -Submitted by Gary Fansler    

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Turtle Inventory on Friday 8/18

We will inventory nest 47 on Friday, August 18th at 8:30 AM. It is located 200 yards north of boardwalk 1. To learn more about Seabrook Island turtles go to:   http://www.siturtlepatrol.com/ -Submitted by Gary Fansler  

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Harassing Strand Feeding Dolphins

The Town received a letter from NOAA Fisheries regarding people on Seabrook harassing strand feeding dolphins. A YouTube video was cited as an example of the type of illegal activities that have been observed by trained observers from the Kiawah … Continue reading

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Correction to Turtle Patrol Inventory

Please note the following corrections to the Inventory on Thursday: It is on Thursday, 8/17 Nest #43 is located 100 yards north of Boardwalk 6 not 250 yards south of Boardwalk 1. My apologies. -Submitted by Gary Fansler

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Turtle Patrol – Inventories on Thursday 8/16

We will be doing an inventory of nests #41, #43 & #46 starting at 8:30 am Thursday, August 16. We will begin with nest #46 which is located north of Boardwalk 1. We will then move to nest #43 which is … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol-Inventory of Nest 38, Mon., Aug. 14

We will inventory nest 38 on Monday, August 14, 2017 at 8:30 am. The nest is located between boardwalk 9 and the boat storage area at Camp St. Christopher. -Submitted by Gary Fansler

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Eclipse Safety Glasses Alert

The Post and Courier ran an article today warning people to make sure the glasses they have purchased are safe for viewing the eclipse on August 21. Don’t be fooled by the glasses having just the ISO marking.  One Tidelines … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol – Inventory of Nests 34, 35 & 25, Tues., 8/8

Weather permitting, we will inventory nests 34, 35 & 25 Tuesday afternoon at 3 PM. We will start with nest 34 which is located south of boardwalk 6. -Submitted by Gary Fansler

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Celebrate the Solar Eclipse at Freshfields

As the solar eclipse makes its path across Charleston, come out and celebrate this rare celestial event at Freshfields Village. On Monday, August 21, from 1 to 4 p.m. visitors will enjoy a variety of family friendly activities, music, drinks … Continue reading

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