If you’re in Beaufort Co. or Hilton Head with a runny nose or itchy eyes, it could be because of allergies. Savannah, GA was named #2 on the pollen hot spot list, and the yellow dust tree pollen is spreading.
Chip Michalove and his crew with Outcast Sport Fishing had just hooked an 8-foot great white shark when they noticed a shark twice its size on the other side of the boat. As they watched the massive shark, they noticed a sea turtle floating nearby.
Hilton Head SC fisherman Chip Michalove and crew witnessed magical marine life when they caught two great white sharks and a sea turtle on video at once, just two weeks after hooking 7 sharks in 1 day.
Captain Cameron Reaves of Beaufort, S.C., was shrimping off the coast of Charleston when he and his crew spotted a whale in the distance. Staff with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources later identified it as a humpback whale.
A video by a Beaufort, South Carolina, shrimp boat captain shows a humpback whale off the Lowcountry coast, according to marine wildlife experts. They say humpbacks are known for slapping the water’s surface.
The Ernest F. Hollings Wildlife Management Area near Edisto Island, South Carolina offers an up-close look at the natural wonders of the Lowcountry. And, if he’s leashed and well-behaved, your dog can come along.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will begin a dredging project off Daufuskie Island to maintain channel depths of the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway. The project will start in February and end in August.
Sally R. Murphy was sea turtle coordinator for SC DNR as endangered loggerheads made a comeback from Myrtle Beach, Charleston, Fripp, Hunting Island, Hilton Head in conservation movement that spanned the globe and tested mettle.
Hunting Island State Park was named as one of “50 Secret Places to Visit Now” by Coastal Living magazine. Hunting Island has one of the state’s historic lighthouses and welcomes more than a million visitors a year.
Outcast Sport Fishing of Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, hooked seven great white sharks in one day on Jan. 18, 2019. The crew managed to tag four of them — including what could be the "largest male (great) white shark tagged in the Atlantic."
Hilton Head SC fisherman Chip Michalove hooked 7 great white sharks Friday off the coast of Hilton Head, SC and tagged the biggest great white male shark in the Atlantic which was 2600 pounds and 15 foot.
For the second time in less than a month, a pygmy sperm whale washed up on a Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, beach. The cause of death likely won’t be known for months. It was buried near Burke’s beach.
Black vultures are found year-round in the Lowcountry of South Carolina. While we may be disgusted by the sort of things they dine on, they serve a useful purpose — readily disposing of dead and decaying animals to help reduce the spread of disease.
Tourists visiting Tybee Island, Georgia in July 2018 were fined for taking six baby sea turtles from the beach and placing them in a hotel trash can. The Kentucky couple violated the Endangered Species act.