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9:17 am on Monday October 29, 2012

Turtle nesting in S.C. continues to impress; New endangered species license plate launched

Flickr user chick_pea_pie A warning sign at a Pawleys Island nest near Myrtle Beach. As the 2012 sea turtle nesting comes to end, the totals are coming in and some 4,064 sea turtle nests were laid this season on monitored beaches — that's up once...
7:55 am on Monday October 29, 2012

Turtle nesting in S.C. continues to impress; new endangered species license plate launched

Flickr user chick_pea_pie A warning sign at a Pawleys Island nest near Myrtle Beach. As the 2012 sea turtle nesting season comes to end, the totals are coming in and 4,599 sea turtle nests were laid this season on monitored beaches — that's up once...
7:01 am on Monday October 29, 2012

Turtle nesting in S.C. continues to impress; New endangered species license plate launched

Image by Flickr user chick_pea_pie A warning sign at a Pawleys Island nest near Myrtle Beach.As the 2012 sea turtle nesting comes to end, the totals are coming in and some 4,064 sea turtle nests were laid this season on monitored beaches — that's up...
4:50 am on Saturday October 8, 2011

Endangered sea turtles have another good year in South Carolina

Flickr user chick_pea_pie A warning sign at a Pawleys Island nest near Myrtle Beach. As the 2011 sea turtle nesting comes to end, the totals are coming in and some 4,011 sea turtle nests were laid this season on monitored beaches — that's up from...
7:03 am on Monday October 3, 2011

Endangered sea turtles have another good year in South Carolina

Image by Flickr user chick_pea_pie A warning sign at a Pawleys Island nest near Myrtle Beach.As the 2011 sea turtle nesting comes to end, the totals are coming in and some 4,011 sea turtle nests were laid this season on monitored beaches — that's up...
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...
8:36 am on Friday October 31, 2008

Endangered sea turtles have a good year in S.C.

Image by Mike GonzalezImage by 800px-Loggerhead_Sea_Turtle.jpg 2008 has proved to be a good year for endangered sea turtles, some 4,500 loggerhead turtle nests were found and even a Kemp's Ridley nest -- only once before in 1992 had that endangered...
7:19 am on Wednesday September 24, 2008

Gazebo returning to past 74 years later

Image by TheDigitel illustrationImage by 20080924whitepointgazebo.jpg Past, present, and future. This image blends a photo of today, with that of yesteryear. Decades after it was raised to accomodate bathrooms, the gazebo at White Point Garden will...
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