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High Tide

May 2017
Activism, art, and a flood of urgency inform and awaken the work of Mary Edna Fraser

August 2016
Shem Creek’s natural tidal flow and marshlands have long provided a habitat for an array of marine plants, fish,...

August 2016
“They say we’re a dying breed,” says fourth-generation shrimper Franklin Rector. “That’s nowhere near true. Every year...

October 2015
A Lowcountry biking & camping adventure  

June 2014
One longtime wave-rider’s search for wilderness surf experiences along the uninhabited shoals, sandbars, and islands...

June 2013
30 fun, cultural, educational, and downright quirky destinations for sunny-day adventures  

January 2013
Charleston has deep ties to the Eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica)—as early as1680, the peninsula was called Oyster...

January 2013
Things Every Local Must Experience Whether your bloodline dates back generations or you just moved to town, check out...

November 2012
The Lee Bros. tap into Charleston’s food traditions and a bounty of stories

October 2012
Whether you call them redfish, red drum, spottails, or channel bass, catching the state’s most popular saltwater game...

Exploring the natural wonders of Botany Bay Plantation

February 2009
Unearthing the creative layers of Joe Walters’ organic art