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To keep solar power shining in SC, Congress should preserve solar tax credit | Opinion
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To keep solar power shining in SC, Congress should preserve solar tax credit | Opinion

By Justin Stokes and Tyson Grinstead special to The Island Packet and The Beaufort Gazette

Future of SC bird stopover on Charleston Harbor could be lost to development
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Future of SC bird stopover on Charleston Harbor could be lost to development

A 25-year conservation easement that protects the woods is approaching its expiration date.

Return of nesting birds to Crab Bank Seabird Sanctuary one step closer
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Return of nesting birds to Crab Bank Seabird Sanctuary one step closer

The initiative to save Crab Bank Seabird Sanctuary has taken a giant step forward with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ recent approval of the $124 million Lower Harbor contract as part of the Charleston Harbor Post 45 Deepening project.

What the Birds are Telling Us
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What the Birds Are Telling Us

South Carolina's bird species will serve as foreshadowing for the effects of a changing climate

Hummingbird bonanza fills air at Summerville SC Cypress Swamp farm
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Hummingbird bonanza fills air at Summerville SC Cypress Swamp farm

Hummingbirds are those colorful tiny birds that pull nectar from flowers like bees, flitting back and forth or hovering with their wings seemingly nonstop

Silver Bluff Audubon is a sanctuary in more ways than one
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Silver Bluff Audubon is a sanctuary in more ways than one

In a remote area of Jackson lies one of Aiken County's greatest treasures – a 3,400-acre sanctuary that's as rich in wildlife as it is in history.

Audubon center in Aiken seeks donations to complete pavilion for educational programs
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Audubon center in Aiken seeks donations to complete pavilion for educational programs

Audubon's Silver Bluff Center and Sanctuary is fundraising for a public project to help accommodate the increasingly large number of school children that visit the site each year.

Shorebirds nest on a downtown Charleston rooftop as their natural beach habitat disappears
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Shorebirds nest on a downtown Charleston rooftop as their natural beach habitat disappears

The American Oystercatcher chicks have struggled in an urban environment in all three years, and their parents’ selection of a rooftop shows the pressures on their natural habitat.

Audubon SC thanks Davis
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Audubon SC thanks Davis

Without his voice of reason and perseverance, South Carolinians would still be lacking a much-needed, comprehensive energy reform policy.