Category Archives: Organizations on Seabrook

Turtle Patrol Report for the Week Ending August 2

Update August 4 – There was significant damage to turtle nests from the storm. Several nests were washed over and a few washed away. The Turtle Patrol is in the process of salvaging as many as possible. Monday, July 27 … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report for the Week Ending July 26

Wednesday, July 22 Inventory Results Nest 4 was found by Brenda Zack on 5/16. It hatched in 57 days. Shells 70 Unhatched eggs 35 Dead hatchlings 0 Live hatchlings 3 Hatch % 58.8 Emergence % 56.3 Thursday, July 23 Allison … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report for Week Ending July 19 – False Crawls

We’ve recently had a large number of false crawls. (False crawls occur when the female sea turtle comes onto the beach but does not lay a nest.) In fact, we’ve had 14 in the last week and 11 of them … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report for Week Ending July 12

Monday, July 6 Melissa Andrews and Sarah Dewey reported a crawl 75 yards past the trash can on North Beach. Bill Greubel responded and found Nest 50 which was left in situ. We’ll have to build a walkway for the … Continue reading

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The Seabrooker July 2020

The July 2020 edition of The Seabrooker can be accessed online through the Town of Seabrook Island’s website. Click here and select the July 2020 link to read the following columns: “From Town Hall” on page 1 “COVAR Corner” on … Continue reading

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Garden Club Most Patriotic Mailbox Contest…and the Winners are….

This year’s competition was incredible!  Every single mailbox was fun and imaginative.  The time it took to create the displays did not go unnoticed. We saw it all… painted seashells, a man on the moon, a germ ball, eagles, paper displays, … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report Week Ending June 28

Tuesday, June 23 The mamas took a couple of days off but came back in full force this morning. Brenda Zack called in first with a crawl between the Camp St. Christopher flag and the kayak shed. Judy Morr probed … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report Week Ending June 20

There has been a significant increase in large holes dug on the beach and left unfilled. This is a hazard to both sea turtles and humans. Please make sure you fill in any excavations and help remind others to do so. Monday, June … Continue reading

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20th Anniversary SIGSC Gala Cancelled

As you are aware, Seabrook Island Green Space Conservancy postponed our 20th Anniversary Gala in March to a date in October 2020. At our June Board of Directors meeting, we voted unanimously to cancel the 2020 Gala primarily because it … Continue reading

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Reminder: Garden Club Most Patriotic Mailbox Contest

Seabrook Island Garden Club Announces: Most Patriotic Mailbox Blue Ribbon Award Flags are waving and our pride is high decorate your mailbox for the 4th of July! How to enter the contest: Please send your address ONLY to: seabrookislandgardenclub@gmail.com. The … Continue reading

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Protect the Least Tern Nest on North Beach

In 2015, a major effort proceeded where the Cap’n Sams Creek and Kiawah River outflow was redirected creating the much larger North Beach. The necessary permits were provided by US Fish and Wildlife Services and the SC Department of Natural … Continue reading

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Turtle Patrol Report Week Ending June 14

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 June continues to bring us crawls and nests. This morning we had four crawls and eventually three new nests, numbers 22, 23, and 24. Tory Kindley first called about a dead shark on the beach just … Continue reading

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