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Tuesday, February 12, 2019 @ 3PM

Our live oaks and other trees provide many benefits. Come explore the importance of caring for our urban forests with Frances Waite, Urban and Community Forestry Coordinator with the South Carolina Forestry Commission. Examine common issues that arise with keeping trees healthy and improving their longevity. Learn practical tips on caring for your trees and selecting the right trees for the right site.

This program is sponsored by the Kiawah Conservancy, Town of Kiawah Island, and Kiawah Island Community Association

Digital Content Intern (Part Time Position)

The Kiawah Conservancy seeks candidates for the position of Digital Content Intern. Candidates will be prepared to provide assistance in a variety of roles, with a focus on digital content marketing. We're looking for a creative and energetic employee who is passionate about the Internet, digital media, and content. The successful applicant will think outside the box, enjoy building relationships, have an active online presence, and love sharing what they create. The position will require a mix of office and administrative work, as well as some fieldwork.

Please review the requirements and follow the application instructions. No phone calls please.

November 11, 2018

The Kiawah Conservancy celebrated 21 years of conservation success with over 350 guests at our Annual Legacy Gala on November 11, 2018. The evenings festivities included live and silent auctions, a wine pull, and an exciting games of Heads or Tails led by auctioneer, Tom Crawford. Proceeds from the event support the mission and programs of the Kiawah Conservancy. Thank you for your generous support!

Naturally Kiawah Volume 40

Check your mailboxes! If you're on our mailing list you should have received your copy of Naturally Kiawah Volume 40 by now. If you're not on our list, you can sign up here to receive the next published issue.

Self-Guided Tours

Discover stories unique to Kiawah as you enjoy our self-guided Naturally Kiawah Pathways tours of the Island's scenic pathways. Download the free TravelStorys app and take a tour today! There are eight exciting options to choose from.


Have you seen our newest documentary on the shorebirds of Kiawah? If not, CLICK HERE TO WATCH IT NOW

Learn about Kiawah's shorebirds and Island efforts to preserve and protect these amazing and threatened species.

Have you seen our documentary on the American alligator?

Learn about Kiawah's thriving alligator population, their importance to our unique ecosystem, and research currently underway to preserve and protect this modern day dinosaur.

Thank you to our sponsors: Taylor Agency Insurance and Town of Kiawah Island for their generous support.

Have you seen our documentary on the the loggerhead sea turtle? If not, CLICK HERE TO WATCH IT NOW

Watch as the mother turtle emerges from the ocean and makes her way to the dunes to dig her nest and lay her clutch of eggs. Learn about Kiawah's thriving Turtle Patrol and their efforts to preserve this amazing species. See the hatchlings emerge from the nest and make their way to the ocean. Loggerhead sea turtles are one of Kiawah Island’s most iconic and noble species.