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3:58 am on Sunday July 29, 2012

Watch baby sea turtles crawl from their sea island nest

Sea turtles, they hatch from their sandy nests and make the short yet oh-so perilous guided-by-starlight crawl into the ocean waves. The S.C. Department of Natural Resources shares a video of 16 campers from Camp Wildwood whot set out at dusk on...
6:19 am on Monday December 12, 2011

Today is the final showing in international film series at USCB's Beaufort campus

Still image by Flickr user Jennuine Captures Update: Alright folks, this is it, the final film in the series — today, December 12, The Names of Love, a French movie about political viewpoints and a woman who sleeps with men to liberalize their...
2:14 am on Sunday April 17, 2011

Photo of the Day: At the S.C. Aquarium

Image by Monte A loggerhead turtle swims at the South Carolina Aquarium.
5:01 am on Monday December 13, 2010

Sea turtle nest count spikes, officials hope end to drier spell

Flickr user chick_pea_pie Nests by loggerheads, leatherbacks, and sea turtles are always monitored closely, and the number oscillate vastly from year to year.  However during recent years a sustained lower cycle had worried many nest monitors, but...
8:17 am on Sunday June 29, 2008

Debris endangers sea turtles

Image by flickr user jdebnerImage by 20080629turtle.jpg Loggerheads, who nest during the busy summer beach season, can get tangled up in things left behind on beaches, such as chairs or tents. Stuff left on Folly Beach doesn't just affect beachgoers...