Category Archives: Archived

Sometimes, A Glimpse is All We Need…

Bobcat

Recently, I was at the Savannah National Wildlife Refuge, just a short distance from Beaufort, SC for a half day of wildlife photography and slowly cruising along the wildlife drive, looking for anything to photograph.  This wildlife refuge is truly one of our Lowcountry treasures and, as a naturalist and wildlife photographer, it is a […]

Look, Up in the Sky!

We are extremely fortunate to have a diversity of raptors (birds of prey) that are found throughout the year here in the Lowcountry.  One bird that is actually pretty common, but most people haven’t seen is the Mississippi Kite (Ictinia mississippiensis).  This graceful, soaring, and acrobatic bird is related to the hawks, but they can […]

Fishing forecast for July

Fishing Forecast Beaufort, SC With favorable weather conditions our fishing season is well under way. The inshore fishing is only getting better and the offshore bite is still going strong. Moreover, longer days equates to more time on the water. Weather will become less of a factor inshore and we will still be looking for […]

Fishing Forecast for April

As the nights become shorter and temperatures rise the trout and redfish bite will fire off. These fish can feel spring coming on as the water temperature increases; during early spring you can expect to start catching good numbers of fish as they start to move into shallow waters to feed. The best part is […]

Fishing Forecast for March

Cooler temperatures and clear water generally push most of our inshore fish into deeper water and our offshore fish into a feeding frenzy. This time of the year we look for calm clear days to sight fish the flats or to bottom fish the near and offshore wrecks. This month’s feature is Sheepshead fishing Sheepshead are […]

Palmetto Animal League – Adopt a Pet in Beaufort SC

OVERVIEW Palmetto Animal League is a private, non-profit, 501-C-3 , no-kill animal  rescue organization which has operated using a network of volunteer foster families. The organization opened its progressive Adoption Center on October 30th,2010. VISION A community where every neglected animal has a second chance. MISSION To build a community where every neglected animal has […]

January Fishing Forecast

With cooler temperatures and clear water we generally sight fish for reds in the clear shallows or look for calm days to head offshore for a  bottom fishing bonanza. Inshore Fishing Short days and cooler air drive the water temperature into the low 50s this time of year. Not only does the water become cooler […]

December Fishing Forecast

With shorter days and cooler temperatures most fish are feeding up for the winter and moving to deeper water. With clearing water start to look for clear calm days to sight fish the flats or work the offshore wrecks. This month’s feature is Schooling Reds As the days become shorter and temperatures drop the trout […]

July Fishing Forecast

With favorable weather conditions our fishing season is well under way. The inshore fishing is only getting better and the offshore bite is still going strong. Moreover, longer days equates to more time on the water. Weather will become less of a factor inshore and we will still be looking for calm days to venture […]