The Ebb and The Flow

Category: Land Conservation

Lowcountry Land Trust Protects Land on the Black River

Lowcountry Land Trust Protects Land on the Black River Millgrove Plantation adds to larger Black River conservation effort  CHARLESTON, S.C. — Lowcountry Land Trust has announced the permanent protection of […]

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Why We Conserve Salt Marshes

Water is the fundamental source of life for wildlife and humans alike. Here in the Lowcountry, it shapes our borders, nourishes our bodies, and defines our lifestyles. Conversely, raging storms […]

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Boone Hall: Reflecting on an Extraordinary Gift

When I drive onto the sand roads of Boone Hall Plantation, I always roll down both front seat windows. My practice was no different when I visited on Friday, November […]

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Lowcountry Land Trust Protects More Land in the ACE Basin

Lowcountry Land Trust Protects More Land in the ACE Basin Magnolia Hall part of a critical mass of protected properties  Lowcountry Land Trust has announced the permanent protection of 14 […]

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McClellanville Land Placed in Conservation Easement

McClellanville Land Placed in Conservation Easement 22-acre parcel is part of important network of protected properties near McClellanville About 22 acres in McClellanville will be permanently protected after the owners […]

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What’s at stake?

Take a moment, close your eyes, and envision a farm. What do you see? We each have our own vision of a farm, and for many of us, we have […]

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Lowcountry Land Trust Permanently Protects Upper Edisto River Tract

Lowcountry Land Trust Permanently Protects Upper Edisto River Tract Willow Lake Vital for Water Qualtiy in ACE Basin Lowcountry Land Trust announced the permanent protection of 1,373 acres in the […]

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2019 Project Spotlight Series: Boone Hall Plantation

Boone Hall Plantation, 599 acres, Charleston County Earlier this spring, when The Post and Courier kicked off a new series entitled “Boom and Balance,” they reported that the population of […]

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2019 Project Spotlight: Big Snooks

Big Snooks, 228 acres, Jasper County The 2.8 million-acre Savannah River Basin provides drinking water for 1.5 million people in South Carolina and Georgia. As you can imagine, protecting a […]

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2019 Project Spotlight: Holly Bluff II

Holly Bluff II, 449 acres, Colleton County Landscape conservation is a long game. Take the ACE Basin–1.7M acres of upland and wetland habitat bound by the Ashepoo, Combahee, and Edisto […]

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2019 Project Spotlight: Drayton Hall Marsh Tracts

Photo by Green Eyes Aero Drayton Hall Marsh Tracts, 104 acres, Charleston County This is the story of the land across the river from Drayton Hall, a National Historic Landmark […]

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