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Island Packet
Bluffton woman to stay up all night to keep turtles safe from Sea Pines beach renourishment34 near East Beach Lagoon Drive in Sea Pines. Since the project takes place du
Island Packet / Posted 6 hours ago
34 near East Beach Lagoon Drive in Sea Pines. Since the project takes place during the sea turtle nesting season, the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Fishery and Wildlife Service requires monitoring of turtles... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Man's body found in South Carolina lakeafter it. The brother made it to shore but Odemchuk began struggling and went u
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
after it. The brother made it to shore but Odemchuk began struggling and went under the water. Emergency crews and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources used sonar equipment to try to find him Friday. The body was spotted in the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man's body found in South Carolina lakeafter it. The brother made it to shore but Odemchuk began struggling and went u
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
after it. The brother made it to shore but Odemchuk began struggling and went under the water. Emergency crews and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources used sonar equipment to try to find him Friday. The body was spotted in the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Man's body found in South Carolina lakeafter it. The brother made it to shore but Odemchuk began struggling and went u
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
after it. The brother made it to shore but Odemchuk began struggling and went under the water. Emergency crews and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources used sonar equipment to try to find him Friday. The body was spotted in the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Man's body found in South Carolina lakeafter it. The brother made it to shore but Odemchuk began struggling and went u
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
after it. The brother made it to shore but Odemchuk began struggling and went under the water. Emergency crews and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources used sonar equipment to try to find him Friday. The body was spotted in the... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Missing swimmer located safely in Newberry Countythe river and made his way through the woods to the roadway off of SC 34 near t
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
the river and made his way through the woods to the roadway off of SC 34 near the Newberry and Fairfield County line. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources along with rescue squads and the sheriff's offices from both Newberry and... Read more
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Island Packet
Lowcountry eclipse watch: Looking for a good place to see the eclipse? Grab a boatLabor Day all wrapped into one." In addition to dealing with crowds, it is als
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
Labor Day all wrapped into one." In addition to dealing with crowds, it is also imperative to keep safety in mind. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources instructs those planning to watch from the water to wear life jackets, turn on... Read more
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Island Packet
Crabs and fish could start acting weird during the eclipsecrabs are straw-colored or grayish-white crabs, measuring about 2 inches across
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
crabs are straw-colored or grayish-white crabs, measuring about 2 inches across the back at maturity, according to the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources. They are common on outer beaches and on more protected harbor beaches near... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Old Highway 41 bridge to be repurposed for South Carolina Memorial Reefdeep-water reef is in the works after the old Highway 41 bridge was taken apart
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
deep-water reef is in the works after the old Highway 41 bridge was taken apart Friday afternoon, said officials with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources. Spokeswoman Erin Weeks said the 78-year-old steel swing bridge was lowered... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Man, 57, killed in early Sunday morning boat accident on Lake Murray57, of Lexington died at the scene of the accident from multiple traumatic inju
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 9 days ago
57, of Lexington died at the scene of the accident from multiple traumatic injuries to his upper body. According to the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, the accident happened around 6 a.m. Sunday near Wessinger Island and... Read more
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Island Packet
SC Department of Natural Resources answers frequently asked questions as deer season approachesAs deer season draws near, the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources h
Island Packet / Posted 11 days ago
As deer season draws near, the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources has released answers to 20 frequently asked questions that pop up around this time every year. Some of the answers provided include how many deer tags are issued for free... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Some think hairless creature on loose at golf course is a chupacabraofficials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfilo
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 12 days ago
officials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfiloski, furbearer project manager for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, is among that group. When asked about the animal on the golf course, he... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Hairless creature on loose at golf course. Some think it’s a chupacabraofficials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfilo
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 12 days ago
officials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfiloski, furbearer project manager for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, is among that group. When asked about the animal on the golf course, he... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Hairless creature on loose at golf course. Some think it's a chupacabraofficials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfilo
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
officials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfiloski, furbearer project manager for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, is among that group. When asked about the animal on the golf course, he... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Hairless creature on loose at SC golf course, some believe chupacabraofficials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfilo
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
officials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfiloski, furbearer project manager for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, is among that group. When asked about the animal on the golf course, he... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hairless creature on loose at golf course. Some think it’s a chupacabraofficials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfilo
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 12 days ago
officials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfiloski, furbearer project manager for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, is among that group. When asked about the animal on the golf course, he... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Hairless creature on loose at golf course. Some think it's a chupacabraofficials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfilo
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
officials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfiloski, furbearer project manager for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, is among that group. When asked about the animal on the golf course, he... Read more
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New York Post
Was a mythical beast hanging out on this golf course?Carolina ‘critter cam’ prompted speculation that it was the Chupacabra. Jay Bu
New York Post / Posted 13 days ago
Carolina ‘critter cam’ prompted speculation that it was the Chupacabra. Jay Butfiloski, Furbearer Project manager for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, told ABC News 4 that the animal in Stewart’s photos was a canine with mange,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Hairless creature on loose at golf course. Some think it’s a chupacabraofficials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfilo
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 13 days ago
officials and biologists say chupacabras are pretty much folklore. Jay Butfiloski, furbearer project manager for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, is among that group. When asked about the animal on the golf course, he... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gray animal that looks like El Chupacabra sighted in the Carolinassecondary infection or starvation, or a combination of both, according to Jay B
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
secondary infection or starvation, or a combination of both, according to Jay Butfiloski, Furbearer Project manager for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources Chupacabra in Spanish translates to 'goat sucker,' in reference to the first... Read more
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Reality TV World
Rattlesnake slithers out of the ocean on South Carolina beachHead Island about twice each year and have never spotted a rattlesnake before.
Reality TV World / Posted 14 days ago
Head Island about twice each year and have never spotted a rattlesnake before. Will Dillman, a herpetologist for the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, said the serpent in the photos and videos is "absolutely" an eastern... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
‘Hilton Beach Rattler’: Couple spots massive rattlesnake at South Carolina beachPlantation Beach when they saw the massive serpent slithering along the beach,
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 14 days ago
Plantation Beach when they saw the massive serpent slithering along the beach, WNCN reports. A herpetologist with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources confirmed to The State that the creature in the photo is “absolutely” an... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Oconee Nuclear administrators say station prepared for natural disasters, emergenciesthat hit the area around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday morning. He didn't feel the 1.7 mag
FOX Carolina / Posted 14 days ago
that hit the area around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday morning. He didn't feel the 1.7 magnitude quake and, according to the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, most people wouldn't. "I had no idea. I must have slept through the whole... Read more
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Island Packet
Man behind rattlesnake video on Hilton Head beach asks ‘are beach rattlers a thing?’ We found outswimming in the ocean, thanks to a new viral video from Hilton Head Island. Jo
Island Packet / Posted 15 days ago
swimming in the ocean, thanks to a new viral video from Hilton Head Island. Jonathan Wiles said the snake, identified by South Carolina Department of Natural Resources as an eastern diamondback rattlesnake, “just rolled out of a wave last Tuesday... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Corps of Engineers employee charged in deputy's deathoutlets reported 37-year-old Joseph Jess Fleming of Pendleton has been charged
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
outlets reported 37-year-old Joseph Jess Fleming of Pendleton has been charged with reckless homicide by boat. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources charged Fleming late last week in the June 1 death of 30-year-old Anderson... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Corps of Engineers employee charged in deputy's deathoutlets reported 37-year-old Joseph Jess Fleming of Pendleton has been charged
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 16 days ago
outlets reported 37-year-old Joseph Jess Fleming of Pendleton has been charged with reckless homicide by boat. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources charged Fleming late last week in the June 1 death of 30-year-old Anderson... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Corps of Engineers employee charged in deputy's deathoutlets reported 37-year-old Joseph Jess Fleming of Pendleton has been charged
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 16 days ago
outlets reported 37-year-old Joseph Jess Fleming of Pendleton has been charged with reckless homicide by boat. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources charged Fleming late last week in the June 1 death of 30-year-old Anderson... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Corps of Engineers employee charged in deputy's deathoutlets reported that 37-year-old Joseph Jess Fleming of Pendleton has been cha
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
outlets reported that 37-year-old Joseph Jess Fleming of Pendleton has been charged with reckless homicide by boat. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources charged Fleming late last week in the June 1 death of 30-year-old Anderson... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Corps of Engineers employee charged in deputy's deathoutlets reported that 37-year-old Joseph Jess Fleming of Pendleton has been cha
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 16 days ago
outlets reported that 37-year-old Joseph Jess Fleming of Pendleton has been charged with reckless homicide by boat. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources charged Fleming late last week in the June 1 death of 30-year-old Anderson... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Corps of Engineers employee charged in deputy's deathoutlets reported that 37-year-old Joseph Jess Fleming of Pendleton has been cha
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
outlets reported that 37-year-old Joseph Jess Fleming of Pendleton has been charged with reckless homicide by boat. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources charged Fleming late last week in the June 1 death of 30-year-old Anderson... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Look, but don't touch protected manateesHILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 21 days ago
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina Department of Natural Resources officials are warning people to not interact with manatees. The Island Packet of Hilton Head reports that SCDNR veterinarian Al Segars says manatees are chronically fed... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Look, but don't touch protected manateesHILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 21 days ago
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina Department of Natural Resources officials are warning people to not interact with manatees. The Island Packet of Hilton Head reports that SCDNR veterinarian Al Segars says manatees are chronically fed... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Look, but don't touch protected manateesHILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 21 days ago
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina Department of Natural Resources officials are warning people to not interact with manatees. The Island Packet of Hilton Head reports that SCDNR veterinarian Al Segars says manatees are chronically fed... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Look, but don't touch protected manateesHILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina Department of Natural Resources officials are warning people to not interact with manatees. The Island Packet of Hilton Head reports that SCDNR veterinarian Al Segars says manatees are chronically fed... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Botany Bay Beach experiences changes after Hurricane Matthewaccess to the beach has been rebuilt, which means visitors can now explore the
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 23 days ago
access to the beach has been rebuilt, which means visitors can now explore the north end of the beach. Officials with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources said those repairs cost $35,900. Repairs to the dike, the embankment built to... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
South Carolina woman dies while scuba diving in lakeaddition to the dive team, personnel from three county fire stations, the Ocone
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 24 days ago
addition to the dive team, personnel from three county fire stations, the Oconee County Sheriff's Office and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources responded to the incident, according to Oconee County Fire Chief Charlie... Read more
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Island Packet
‘People are idiots’: 911 calls from Beaufort County bridge jumpers show disbelief from witnesses, emergency personnelbit, and I was trying to watch him because I thought that was unusual,” she sai
Island Packet / Posted 24 days ago
bit, and I was trying to watch him because I thought that was unusual,” she said. “And then he just jumped off.” The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, the U.S. Coast Guard, Bluffton Marine Rescue Services, Paris Island Fire and... Read more
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Island Packet
Great white goose chase: How a Hilton Head shark hunter became a shark whispererand killing them means killing a lot of species below them that I also rely on.
Island Packet / Posted 25 days ago
and killing them means killing a lot of species below them that I also rely on.” He started working with scientists at South Carolina Department of Natural Resources to tag tiger sharks in the Port Royal Sound a few years ago and started... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Mt. Pleasant neighborhood split over solution for goose controversyand a Facebook post. It said no decisions have been made and no applications fo
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 26 days ago
and a Facebook post. It said no decisions have been made and no applications for permits have been submitted to the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources. The HOA did, however, reference addling, the process of pouring... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Charlotte family witnesses sea turtles hatching 3 nights in a rowand make you feel good.” In the video volunteers are visible wearing gloves an
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 26 days ago
and make you feel good.” In the video volunteers are visible wearing gloves and helping the turtles stay on the path. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources has a Marine Turtle Conservation Program. They have more than 100 volunteers... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Charlotte family witnesses sea turtles hatching 3 nights in a rowand make you feel good.” In the video volunteers are visible wearing gloves an
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 26 days ago
and make you feel good.” In the video volunteers are visible wearing gloves and helping the turtles stay on the path. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources has a Marine Turtle Conservation Program. They have more than 100 volunteers... Read more
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Island Packet
Investigators in June destruction of South Carolina bald eagle nest asking for help, offering rewardThe U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and South Carolina Department of Natural Res
Island Packet / Posted a month ago
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and South Carolina Department of Natural Resources are asking for help in investigating the destruction of an active bald eagle nest in June. The nest was destroyed in Berkeley County in June. It was located in a... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Man Who Drowned in Lake Murray Identifiedsaid the Lexington County Sheriff's Department, the Richland County Sheriff's D
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted a month ago
said the Lexington County Sheriff's Department, the Richland County Sheriff's Department, Irmo Fire Department, and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources all responded to the drowning. The Lexington County Sheriff's Department and... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Columbia 15-old drowns in Lake Wateree while on summer camp field tripThe South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is investigating after a tee
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 1 months ago
The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is investigating after a teenager in Kershaw County drowned in Lake Wateree on Thursday while on a summer camp field trip. Just after 1 p.m. two teens flipped out of a kayak on the lake and went... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Feds offer reward for information about bald eagle nestof the nest last month in Goose Creek. Officials say the nest was in an area o
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 1 months ago
of the nest last month in Goose Creek. Officials say the nest was in an area of woods that was being logged. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources also is investigating the case. Bald eagles are covered under the Bald and... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Feds Investigating Destruction of SC Bald Eagle Nestof the nest last month in Goose Creek. Officials say the nest was in an area o
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 1 months ago
of the nest last month in Goose Creek. Officials say the nest was in an area of woods that was being logged. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources also is investigating the case. Bald eagles are covered under the Bald and... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Feds offer reward for information about bald eagle nestof the nest last month in Goose Creek. Officials say the nest was in an area o
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 1 months ago
of the nest last month in Goose Creek. Officials say the nest was in an area of woods that was being logged. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources also is investigating the case. Bald eagles are covered under the Bald and... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Feds offer reward for info on destroyed SC bald eagle nestof the nest last month in Goose Creek. Officials say the nest was in an area o
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
of the nest last month in Goose Creek. Officials say the nest was in an area of woods that were being logged. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is also investigating the case. Bald eagles are covered under the Bald and... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Feds offer reward for info on destroyed SC bald eagle nestof the nest last month in Goose Creek. Officials say the nest was in an area o
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 1 months ago
of the nest last month in Goose Creek. Officials say the nest was in an area of woods that were being logged. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is also investigating the case. Bald eagles are covered under the Bald and... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Feds offer reward for info on destroyed SC bald eagle nestof the nest last month in Goose Creek. Officials say the nest was in an area o
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
of the nest last month in Goose Creek. Officials say the nest was in an area of woods that were being logged. The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is also investigating the case. Bald eagles are covered under the Bald and... Read more
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