Category Archives: SIB

SIB: Backyard Birding – September 25

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Join SIB for “A Birder’s Guide to Everything” Movie Matinee – September 16

SIB will continue its movie matinees as we present “A Birder’s Guide to Everything,” a 2013 Independent film in the adventure/comedy/drama category, starring Ben Kingsley, Kodi Smit-McPhee, James Le Gros and directed by Rob Meyer. (90 minutes). Monday September 16, … Continue reading

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Birding on Ocean Winds Golf Course – September 16

Monday, September 16, 2019 9:00 am – 11:30 am Birding on Ocean Winds Golf Course Location: Meet at Island House (golf course parking lot next to Spinnaker Beach Houses) for ride along the golf course in golf carts. Max: 30 … Continue reading

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Rescheduled: Biking and Birding the Seabrook to Kiawah Bike Path – September 14

We were rained out Labor Day weekend so let’s try this again. Grab your bike and join us as we bike and bird along the bike path from Seabrook Island’s Lake House through Freshfields to Mingo Point on Kiawah. The … Continue reading

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Join Us for a Learning Together: Biking and Birding the Seabrook to Kiawah Bike Path – August 31

Grab your bike and join us as we bike and bird along the bike path from Seabrook Island’s Lake House through Freshfields to Mingo Point on Kiawah. The path is paved and borders wooded areas, marsh and fields. Mingo Point … Continue reading

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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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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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Join SIB for Birding on Crooked Oaks Golf Course – July 13

    Saturday, July 13, 2019 8:00 am – 10:00 am Location: Meet at Island House (Golf Course Parking Lot next to Spinnaker Beach Houses) for ride along the golf course in golf carts. Max: 20 Cost: None for members; … Continue reading

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To Rescue or Not to Rescue Baby Birds

Have you ever wondered whether to intervene with nature? Since we, as human beings, have moved into “nature’s” neighborhood it might be appropriate to occasionally give “nature” a helping hand. Rosemary Mosco is a science writer and naturalist who is … Continue reading

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Seabrook Island Shorebirds – Red Knot, Wilson’s Plover, Least Tern – Protection, Education & Research

(As published in the June edition of The Seabrooker) Seabrook residents and visitors love nature! We’re enthusiastic to volunteer for Turtle Patrol, or come to Seabrook to view dolphins, but how many of us stop to appreciate the incredible shorebirds … Continue reading

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Beat the Heat and Join SIB for Our Movie Matinee – June 18

The Egg: Life’s Perfect Invention, Nature Sign Up Today Beat the heat and join us for SIB’s fourth movie matinee when we will present a double-header. First up will be The Egg: Life’s Perfect Invention, a 53-minute episode from PBS … Continue reading

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Learning Together on Golf Course-Ocean Winds, June 10

Sign up today to bird Ocean Winds Golf Course! Monday, June 10, 2019 9:00 am – 11:00 am Birding on Ocean Winds Golf Course Location: Meet at Island House (Golf Course Parking Lot next to Spinnaker Beach Houses) for ride … Continue reading

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