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Plants in nature and in the residential landscape provide many benefits for humans and wildlife. Of all the types of plants available, native plants found naturally in the region are more suited for local conditions, tolerating several environmental extremes found on barrier islands. They also provide the most ecological benefits to wildlife.
Pine trees play a surprisingly big role in Kiawah's ecosystem. They are adept at living in a range of environments and can live hundreds of years. Learn more about the species of pine trees found on Kiawah Island and the important role they play in our environment in this episode of Learning with Lee.