Category Archives: SIB

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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SIB’s June Activities

During the month of June, Seabrook Island Birders (SIB) will once again offer a variety of programs for you to participate in, both in person, as well as a movie which you can easily watch from anywhere via Zoom. Each of … Continue reading

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Request for Help!

Help wanted! With the increasing number of visitors to our beaches, we needmore volunteers to help protect the Red Knots, American Oystercatchers andLeast Terns. We haven’t had a successful Least Tern nesting on our beach since2018 and Oystercatcher U5, who … Continue reading

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North Beach: New Nesting Area Signs and Nests

Coastal bird biologist Janet Thibault of SCDNR, posted the yellow nesting area signs on North Beach and confirmed that we have nesting birds.

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Join SIB for Backyard Birding at The Haul Over – May 14

Backyard Birding at The Haul Over When: Friday, May 14, 2021 from 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Where: 2445 The Haul Over Max: 20 Cost: None for 2021 members; $5 donation for guests We are going back to see more … Continue reading

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SIB’s May Movie Matinee – May 11

As we continue to social distance, Seabrook Island Birders (SIB) has scheduled a “Virtual Movie Matinee” series using Zoom on the second Tuesday of each month. If you would like to join us for a Seabrook Island Birder’s “Virtual Movie … Continue reading

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Learning Together on Ocean Winds Golf Course – May 10

Birding on Ocean Winds Golf Course When: Monday, May 10, 2021 8:30 am – 10:30 am Location: Meet at Island House (Golf Course Parking Lot next to Spinnaker Beach Houses) for riding along the golf course in golf carts Max: … Continue reading

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Global Big Day at Palmetto Lake – May 8

Join Seabrook Island Birders for a walk around Palmetto Lake. When: May 8, 2021, 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Location: Meet at Lake House parking lot at the end towards the Equestrian Center Max: 24 Cost: Free for adults and … Continue reading

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Join SIB to Bird Crooked Oaks Golf Course – April 19

Date: Monday April 19, 2021 8:30 am – 10:30 amActivity: Birding on Crooked Oaks Golf CourseLocation: Meet at Island House (Golf Course Parking Lot next to Spinnaker Beach Houses) for ride along the golf course in golf cartsMax: 24 (If … Continue reading

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DNR Gives OK to Reinstall Bird Feeders After Salmonella Outbreak

The S.C. Department of Natural Resources said it is OK to put bird feeders back up, as long as Pine Siskin are no longer visiting. Please be sure to carefully clean your bird feeders on a regular basis. “Cleaning feeders … Continue reading

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