Hilton Head ~ Uniqueness of Port Royal Sound

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The Uniqueness of Port Royal Sound

The Coastal Discovery Museum will host Kristen Mattson on December 14 at 2 pm for this program.  The Port Royal Sound stands apart from other estuaries on the East coast.  It is a submerged coastline create by rising sea level, exceptionally high tides, and unique geology.  The result is a vast expanse of salt marsh, a critical marine habitat.  Come learn about this unique environment and how it was formed, as well as about the fantastic biodiversity that lives here.  Mattson is an environmental educator for the LowCountry Institute and Spring Island Trust.

Cost is $7 in person and $5 virtual viewing and reservations are required by calling 843-689-6767 ext. 223.

The museum is located at 70 Honey Horn Drive on Hilton Head Island and is open Monday through Saturday from 9-4 and Sunday 11-3.