Endangered Wood Storks Nesting at Melrose

On their recent annual aerial survey of Daufuskie, the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) noted that wood storks, a Federally Endangered Species, are nesting at the rookery at Melrose on the Beach. We had heard that wood storks nest on ponds on several golf courses. That’s a free added attraction for golfers. Take […]

Egret Rookery at Melrose is Excellent Opportunity to Observe Nature

I can’t think of a better way to spend an afternoon than watching the Great Egert rookery at the lake across from the Melrose Golf Club. The first time I ever saw a rookery was several years ago around Easter. I was new to the island and Terri Painter loaded me into her pick-up truck […]

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