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3:11 pm on Sunday April 15, 2012

Watch out when boating: Migrating manatees returning to S.C.

Flickr user USFWS/Southeast The warm weather is returning, but watch out when you take your boat back out: manatees that are migrating again. The first manatees have been spotted and the mamals only swim at 3 to 5 miles per hour and have a difficult...
3:14 am on Saturday April 14, 2012

Watch out when boating: Migrating manatees returning to S.C.

Image by Flickr user USFWS/SoutheastThe warm weather is returning, but watch out when you take your boat back out: manatees that are migrating again. The first manatees have been spotted and the mamals only swim at 3 to 5 miles per hour and have a...
4:21 am on Tuesday June 22, 2010

Boaters asked to keep an eye out for migrating manatees

Image by Flickr user USFWS/SoutheastBoaters in the Charleston area have been cautioned to slow it down out on the water and keep an eye out for manatees that are migrating here during the summer. Manatees can only swim at 3 to 5 miles per hour and...
4:23 am on Monday May 17, 2010

Coast Guard required for three incidents on Saturday

Image by Flickr user Mr. T in DCSaturday proved to be a busy day of rescues for the Coast Guard. On Saturday afternoon, the Coast Guard rescued three boaters from a sinking catamaran about a half-mile off the coast of Folly Beach, received reports...
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