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Beach Sweep this weekend; help out CCPRC

Charleston County Parks are still looking for volunteers for the September Beach Sweep that coincide with the International Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, September 21st. This is an international effort organized by the Ocean Conservancy. Logistics: Anyone interested can sign up on our PRC Volunteer site ( and scroll down to where it says ‘The Green Team’. They will be hosting a sweep at IOP County […]

Charleston County Parks and Recreation offers Master Naturalist Advanced Training

Join Kristina Wheeler at Caw Caw Interpretive Center on October 10, 2019 from 9:00am – 3:00pm for a Master Naturalist Advanced Training Opportunity, “Better Birding: How to Sharpen Your Skills”. This class offers graduates from the SC Master Naturalist Program the opportunity to “Dive deeper into bird identification, observation, and behavior interpretation. Hone your listening […]

Registration IS OPEN!

Click here to REGISTER! “Fall Into the Lowcountry” A retreat for South Carolina Master Naturalists on coastal systems September 13-15, 2019; Friday check in starts at 11:00 am  – Sunday programming through lunch.  Join the Coastal Master Naturalists Association for an experience in the natural areas of the Lowcountry. Hear presentations on coastal ecology from […]

Volunteer for 31st Annual Beach Sweep / River Sweep

Volunteers Needed!! Charleston County Park and Recreation Commission (CCPRC) is seeking another site-captain for the 31st Beach Sweep/River Sweep!! This event is South Carolina’s largest one-day volunteer waterway cleanup event. Every 3rd Saturday in September since 1988, thousands of South Carolinians clear beaches, rivers, lakes, marshes, and swamps of aquatic debris. The S.C. Sea Grant […]