Sharon Richardson

Audubon South Carolina Executive Director

Articles by Sharon Richardson

A Proposal for Heart's Work
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A Proposal for Heart's Work

— In honor of the 50th anniversary of the conservation partnership that led to the protection of some of the state’s most valuable and iconic land, Dr. J. Drew Lanham shares his heartfelt reflections on the moral imperative we all share to be ethical stewards of nature.
How S.C. solar energy proposals would benefit consumers — and wildlife
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How S.C. solar energy proposals would benefit consumers — and wildlife

— By adopting the SC Energy Freedom act, South Carolina has the opportunity to be at the forefront of our nation’s renewable energy revolution, while creating high-demand jobs, generating millions of dollars in investment, and easing the transition away from emissions-heavy energy production.
Fashion, Feathers, and Audubon
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Fashion, Feathers, and Audubon

— Celebrating the surprising connections between John James Audubon, two determined Boston socialites, and the Audubon Society of South Carolina.
Audubon South Carolina's Leadership Team is Growing
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Audubon South Carolina's Leadership Team is Growing

— On behalf of Audubon South Carolina, I am very pleased to share that we have added two wonderful new leaders to our management team.
A ray of hope for Crab Bank and coastal birds
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A Ray of Hope for Crab Bank

— For more than half a century, Crab Bank in Mt. Pleasant has served as a valuable rookery for shorebirds and seabirds. With the future of this Seabird Sanctuary in peril, Audubon is part of an all-hands effort to save this vital habitat for birds.
Birds Come out on Top at the SC Statehouse
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Birds Come Out on Top at the SC Statehouse

— The South Carolina Conservation Bank survives, Solar Habitat Act creates bird-friendly guidelines for solar developers, and SC Native Plant Week promotes the many benefits of indigenous plants.
S.C. Should Be Proud of Conservation Bank's Success
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S.C. Should Be Proud of Conservation Bank's Success

— From sandy beaches and cypress-tupelo swamps, to longleaf pine savannas and everything in between, South Carolina’s beautiful landscapes attract visitors and businesses from around the world. Protecting and preserving these valuable spaces should be a priority for all citizens in the Palmetto State.
A Great Leap Forward for Solar Habitats
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A Great Leap Forward for Solar Habitats

— This Audubon-inspired bill promises a brighter future for birds, bees, farmers, and everyone else in South Carolina.
What’s Cooking in Columbia
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What’s Cooking in Columbia

— One month into the The South Carolina General Assembly's legislative session, here's an overview of what’s on the front burner for our state’s birds.