Since 1969, The Nature Conservancy in South Carolina has helped protect more than 330,000 acres for current and future generations to enjoy.
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"This investment significantly advances a national effort to protect and restore the fire-dependent native longleaf pine ecosystem," says Mark Robertson, South Carolina executive director of The Nature Conservancy.
Did you see the swallow-tailed kite from South Carolina in the most recent issue of Nature Conservancy Magazine? We are so proud of our land protection successes on the Black River, which was featured in the WorldView section of the magazine.
This summer we’re unveiling improvements to Sandy Island Preserve that make it an even greater place to visit. Nestled between the Waccamaw and Great Pee Dee Rivers, the preserve now features a new 2-mile hiking loop and educational kiosks. Download a trail map and come visit!
Nature and history are protected by a conservation easement at this former rice plantation in Georgetown County.
The Nature Conservancy is working to maintain the central role of fire in the health of South Carolina's forests.
Volunteers recently helped Conservancy staff build oyster castles along the South Carolina coast.
Professional photographer Clay Bolt talks about connecting with nature through photography and shows how he captures his remarkable images of wildlife.
Women are under-represented in science fields. Find out how our Leaders in Environmental Action for the Future (LEAF) program is working to send female leaders to college armed with an interest in science.