Nature and wildlife activities in the Lowcountry

calendar@islandpacket.comFebruary 12, 2014 

Learn to Throw a Cast Net: 3 p.m. Tuesdays in February, March, April and May, Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. $10. 843-689-6767, ext. 223

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Learn to Throw a Cast Net: 3 p.m. Tuesdays in February, March, April and May, Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. $10. 843-689-6767, ext. 223

Hilton Head Island Audubon Society guided walks: 10 a.m. Thursdays, March through May, Audubon Newhall Preserve, 55 Palmetto Bay Road, Hilton Head Island. Free. 651-491-1851

"Red Cockaded Woodpeckers and The Story of Their Recovery -- Does It Have a Happy Ending?": 3 p.m. Feb. 13, Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. Free. 843-689-6767. www.hiltonheadaudubon.org

Dolphin Program and Research Training Workshop: 10 a.m.-noon Feb. 15, Southwest Chatham Library, 14097 Abercorn St., Savannah. thedolphinproject@comcast.net

"ACE Basin, One of the Last Great Places," presented by Al Segars of the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources: 3 p.m. Feb. 19, The Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. $7. Reservations required. 843-689-6767, ext. 223

Starry Night: 6:30 p.m. Feb. 21, Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. $12 adults; $7 for children ages 6-12. Bring a flashlight and a set of binoculars for the field portion of the program. Reservations are required. 843-689-6767, ext. 223. www.coastaldiscovery.org

Dolphins and Desserts: 6:30 p.m. Feb. 22, Perkins, 3 Gateway Blvd. S., Savannah. $10, includes dessert and beverages. 912-657-3927

Waterway Excursion around Pinckney Island Forest Preserve: 10 a.m.-noon March 1, 15, 29, April 12, 19, 26, May 10 or 24. Learn about the salt marsh, maritime forest, barrier islands, and the history of Pinckney Island. $35. Leaves from Hudson's Dock on Squire Pope Road. 843-689-6767, ext. 223. www.coastaldiscovery.org

Birding at Pinckney Island for ages 12 and older: 7:30 a.m. March 5, Pinckney Island. $12. 843-689-6767, ext. 223

"Lowcountry Snakes": 3-4 p.m. March 5, Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. $7. 843-689-6767, ext. 223

Outside Hilton Head Green Team Clean-up by Kayak: 2-5 p.m. March 9, Shelter Cove Harbour and Marina, Hilton Head Island. 843-686-6996

"Owls and Other Nocturnal Creatures": 3 p.m. March 19, The Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. $7. 843-689-6767, ext. 223

Fun with Albert the Alligator: 6 p.m. March 31, The Sea Pines Resort, Hilton Head Island. 843-842-1935

"Alligators in South Carolina": 3 p.m. April 9, The Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. $7. 843-689-6767, ext. 223. www.coastaldiscovery.org

"Horseshoe Crabs -- Living Fossils": 6:30 p.m. April 13, 28; May 13 and 27, The Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. $15. 843-689-6767, ext. 223

"Oysters - Not Just a Seafood Delicacy": 3 p.m. April 23, Coastal Discovery Museum, 70 Honey Horn Drive, Hilton Head Island. $7. 843-689-6767, ext. 223

"Hilton Head Fishing Co-op and the BASF Conflict," presented by Thomas C. Barnwell and The Heritage Library and Coastal Discovery Museum: 6 p.m. May 20, Coligny Theater, Coligny Plaza, Hilton Head Island. $25; $40 for couples. 843-686-6560

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