VideoMost swamps in South Carolina are found on the coastal plain, a region covering 20,000 square miles between the Atlantic Ocean and the Sandhills. A common type of swamp in this area are known as...
Earth Day (April 22)
Earth Day began in 1970 and is celebrated annually around the world on April 22. Various events are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection.
World Environmental Day (June 5)
World Environment Day is the United Nations day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action to protect our environment. It's celebrated annually on June 5.
World Car Free Day (Sept. 22)
This day encourages motorists to take a day off from driving your vehicle and find other ways to go places that will not hurt the environment.
DocumentThe Web of Water documentary is a wonderful companion to the site's content. Edited as a half-hour broadcast program, the video covers Ian's complete adventure from the mountains to the sea, and...
DocumentPatrick McMillan takes viewers from the sands of Hunting Island State Park to other communities along coastal South Carolina and Georgia, exploring diverse perspectives on the impact of sea level rise...
DocumentIn this special program, Cousteau shares his passion for conservation and passes on the power to make a positive difference to Zoo Teens and South Carolina kids. As a member of the legendary family...
VideoEXPIRES: 6/2/2023 This “Into the Outdoors” minute explores the fascinating icicle formations found at the southern shores of Lake Superior.
VideoEXPIRES: 6/2/2023 Glaciers reshaped much of Wisconsin’s landscape. As these glaciers retreated, the glacial drift left behind rocks, sand, and other glacial material. Earth scientists mapped areas...
VideoEXPIRES: 6/2/2023 An ecosystem can only support a limited number of species before problems begin happening. How do scientists determine that number, and what things can affect it?
VideoEXPIRES: 6/2/2023 What is life like for people who reside around sandstone mines? This segment also highlights some of the available careers in the sandmining industry.
VideoEXPIRES: 6/2/2023 How does silica mining affect wildlife and the surrounding habitats where they live?
VideoEXPIRES: 6/2/2023 How can technology and engineering reduce environmental impacts? How does silica mining affect water, and land?