The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has yet to award the contract for the Lower Harbor portion of the Charleston Harbor deepening project, extending the final cost estimate and timeline for the restoration of Mt. Pleasant's Crab Bank Seabird Sanctuary Island.
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 federal foundation has granted $700,000 to the effort to save Crab Bank — a jolt of cash organizers sought and needed to pull off a $1.4 million fundraising effort.
Extra sand is an outcome of all dredging projects, and Audubon wants to use it to rebuild a vital nesting island in South Carolina.