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.
- This indicator was developed to encourage inquiry into the characteristics of urban, rural, and suburban areas within South Carolina.
- This indicator prompts students to inquire about the distribution of landforms, climates, and biomes around the world.