Category Archives: SINHG

SINHG: Charleston History Focus of October Evening Program – October 10

Charleston History October 10, 2019 7:00pm at the Lake House The first two hundred years in Charleston’s growth as the South’s major port city will be the subject of the first SINHG Evening Program of the autumn, presented by Katherine … Continue reading

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SINHG Takes to the Water

After a short delay from hurricane Dorian, SINHG Trips for the fall season have taken to the road. 24 SINHG members boarded the Schooner Pride at the Charleston Marina in late September for a sunset tour of the harbor made … Continue reading

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SINHG Announces Fall Evening Program Schedule

The Seabrook Island Natural History Group (SINHG) launches its fall series of Evening Programs on October 10, 2019 to explore “From Walled City To Reconstruction,” a survey of 200 years of Charleston history presented by Katherine Pemberton of Historic Charleston … Continue reading

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Deadline for SINHG Fall Trips Approaches

SINHG members are reminded that the signup deadline for Fall 2019 trips is fast approaching, on Saturday, August 3, 2019. A complete listing of fall trips and the signup packet can be found at The Seabrook Island Natural History … Continue reading

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SINHG Wraps Up 2018-2019 Season

The Seabrook Island Natural History Group capped its 2018-2019 SINHG Trips season with a visit to Cypress Gardens, the 170-acre state park in Monck’s Corner recently reopened after restoration efforts from the devastating floods of 2015. Members took to the … Continue reading

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SINHG Visits Charleston Harbor Pilots

Fifteen SINHG members gathered downtown at the Charleston Branch Pilots Association in mid-April to learn how the branch’s 20 pilots and four pilot boats keep one of the East Coast’s busiest shipping ports safe and efficient. The pilots guide everything … Continue reading

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SINHG on the Water

This Bald Eagle kept an eye on SINHG members during a recent SINHG trip to Stumphole Swamp near Lake Marion. Snowy Egrets, too, looked on as members learned about the origins of Lake Marion during two hours on the water … Continue reading

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SINHG Members on TV!

Twenty-two SINHG members traveled downtown on March 26th to visit with News2’s meteorologist Rob Fowler, a tour of the studios, and a chance to wave hello to the evening’s newscast audience. Watch at Submitted by Norm Powers,  for SINHG

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C-17s and Segways For SINHG Trips in March

SINHG members ranged far and wide during March, visiting Joint Base Charleston’s fleet of C-17s and touring historic Mount Pleasant on Segways. The Air Force welcomed us for a closeup tour of one of their huge troop and freight carriers, … Continue reading

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SINHG Partners With Charleston Museum For “Holistic Conservation”

The Seabrook Island Natural History Group (SINHG) is pleased to partner with the Charleston Museum to welcome Charleston Brian Badger, Director of Conservation for the Cheetah Conservation Fund, on Saturday, April 13 at 2:30 pm in a free program at … Continue reading

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Noted Geologist Explores Lowcountry Hazards – March 20

Dr. Norman Levine, director of the Lowcountry Hazards Center at the College of Charleston, will explore potentially dangerous natural events unique to the Lowcountry during the Seabrook Island Natural History Group’s Evening Program on Wednesday, March 20, at 7:00 pm … Continue reading

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SINHG Visits Downtown and North Beach

SINHG trips for the spring season have hit the road, with seven expeditions already completed. Among them was a visit to the newly opened South Carolina History Museum downtown in the renovated and historic “Fireproof Building”. The museum’s fascinating exhibits … Continue reading

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