Category Archives: SIB

Celebrate Migration With Free Webinars, Sept. 13-24

Celebrate Migration With Fascinating Free Webinars from The Cornell Lab of Ornithology! Each fall, billions of birds take flight, streaming through the air on their far-flung journeys and each year, we hold our Migration Celebration to pause and marvel at this stunning natural … Continue reading

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Bird with SCDNR at Botany Bay Wildlife Management Area – September 9

Enjoy the diverse bird population with SCDNR & renowned ornithologist Craig Watson for a bird watching trailer tour throughout the Botany Bay Wildlife Management Area (WMA). Please note that this is a very remote area as it is a WMA … Continue reading

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September Seabrook Island Birders Information

SIB has several fun, educational, and delightful activities planned for September. In light of the spikes in Covid, we have continued some Zoom activities, as well as outdoor events with social distancing.  September Movie “To the Ends of the Earth: … Continue reading

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Seabrook Island Birders Need You!

As you may know, Seabrook Island Birders (SIB) are residents, renters and guests of Seabrook Island, SC, who have an interest in learning, watching, and protecting the incredible variety of birds and habitats that are on our beautiful island. Our … Continue reading

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SIB August Activities

August Movie – “The Eagle Huntress” We’re back with in-person movies at the Oyster Catcher Community Center. We hate to do this, as we were looking forward to a normal get together, but with the spike from the Delta variant and … Continue reading

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Free Webinar – Who’s Singing?

Cornell Lab recently updated their popular free bird identification app to include song identification. Below is more information from their website. The webinar promises to be informational but several SIB members have successfully started using this new feature without the … Continue reading

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Welcome to American Oystercatcher Chicks DY & DZ

Our American Oystercatcher chicks have flown the Nesting Area! One of the oystercatcher parents was U5, a bird that has frequented the Captain Sams Inlet for many years. Just before they could fly, they were banded to allow us to … Continue reading

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Have You See the Black-bellied Whistling-Duck?

Have you seen this bird on Seabrook Island this summer? If not in person, you might have seen the photos that appeared in the July 2020 edition of The Seabrooker (page 13). This is a Black-bellied Whistling-Duck and they have been seen … Continue reading

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SIB July Activities

Learning Together on Crooked Oaks Golf Course Sunday, July 18, 2021 from 8:30 am – 10:30 am Register Here This is one of our most popular activities, requiring very little walking as we travel in carts around one of the … Continue reading

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Enormous Flock of Whimbrel Discovered on Deveaux Bank

On June 15, 2021, an announcement concerning Deveaux Bank was so interesting that it was announced at a special event held at the Charleston Museum to an audience filled with some of the state’s most notable naturalists. After years of … Continue reading

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North Beach Nesting Area Update

It has been several weeks since the last blog post about the SCDNR-posted nesting area out on North Beach. Much larger dunes now cover the front two-thirds of the space closest to the signs and the lagoon behind it has … Continue reading

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Learning Together on Ocean Winds Golf Course – June 13

When: Sunday, June 13, 2021 8:30 am – 10:30 amLocation: Meet at Island House (Golf Course Parking Lot next to Spinnaker Beach Houses) for ride along the golf course in golf cartsMax: 24 (If all seats in golf carts are … Continue reading

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