Santee State Park is home to Lake Marion. Fishing, kayaking and canoeing are popular activities. There are also tours to learn about the wildlife.
This area being wetlands hosts quite a few wildlife like wood ducks, gators, turtles, and egrets. Also red-cockaded woodpecker, fox squirrels,
and deer reside inside the park. The red-cockaded woodpecker is an endangered species so a designated area has been established for protection.
History about other species and the Santee State park can be found inside the park's nature center.
- 1.2 Utilize the college and career skills of a geographer to apply map skills and draw conclusions about places in South Carolina and South Carolinas place in the surrounding region.
- 3.2 Demonstrate an understanding of Earths physical features and ecosystems that affect human activities.