The Backyard Christmas Bird Count will be held this year on December 16th. Click here to download the instructions and checklist
January 4, 2017 Program:  4 pm, Hidden Cypress:  Amber Kuehn. 2016 Hilton Head Island Sea Turtle Nesting Season and 2017 Outlook following Hurricane Matthew. Amber was our crowd-pleasing SpringFest 2015 speaker. She grew up in Bluffton, has a master’s degree in marine biology and owns Spartina Marine Education Charters. Amber has been with the HHI Sea Turtle Protection Project for a dozen seasons and currently manages the program. 

Click here to view a spreadsheet detailing the Christmas Bird Count for many years and in many communities
Here is a wonderful U-TUBE video of Sun City's nesting Eagles

Birding Websites

Please click on the link below for Noah Rosenstein's information on helpful birding websites:

Birding Websites

Bluebird Website

Below is the link to the website devoted entirely to our Bluebird Trail. The lead coordinator for the Bluebird Trail is Cherry Underwood.
Click here to be redirected to the Bluebird website
Click here to download the Bluebird Nest Box Monitoring Guide

John Burrack has set up a website displaying absolutely beautiful pictures of butterflies and bugs taken at the Butterfly Garden.  Please go to:http://schhbutterflygarden.shutterfly.comWe all thank you, John!


Contribution fo SCDNR Marine Education Fund

If you would like to make a contribution to help educate youth about the importance of land preservation and environmental education, you can make out your check to SCDNR Marine Education Fund and mail it to Al Segar at 16 Coastal Seafood Rd, St Helena Island, SC 29920.