Tag Archives: sea turtles

Tuesday started off as a busy morning on Kiawah’s front beach. Amongst the hundreds of people walking the beach Tuesday morning, we also had 8 “guests” that weren’t walking per se; rather they vigorously flapped their pectoral fins and scooted down … Read More

Spring has sprung!  It is that time of the year when you may have extraordinary nature encounters.  Species are mating, species are hatching, the level of fecundity is so high in the Spring you can see the pollen floating through … Read More

After a long wait, the excitement of Kiawah’s Leatherback Sea Turtle nest has come to an end.  For the past several weeks, the Nature Center was in quite a buzz with this being only the second Leatherback nest on Kiawah in … Read More

  Nothing but smiles could be seen last Friday on Kiawah Island’s beach. With the help of Philippe Cousteau and the South Carolina Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Hospital, a rehabilitated green turtle and a Kemp’s Ridley turtle were released back into … Read More