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Martyrdom sought for friars slain by Indians in Georgia

ST. CATHERINES ISLAND, Ga. - Their last moments must...daylong pilgrimage to the site on St. Catherines Island where two of the missionaries died...it was finally buried. On St. Catherines Island, the rebels killed two missionaries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/18/met_144123.shtml
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Sainthood sought for friars killed in 1597

...killed four more friars - Blas Rodriguez, Miguel de Anon, Antonio de Badajoz and Francisco de Verascola - at St. Catherines Island and other nearby missions over the next several days. Beatification by the church, a lengthy process likely to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/08/met_123780.shtml
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Sea turtle hospital set to open in 2007

...don't think anybody ever thought about it until I showed an interest," said Dr. Nolan, a veterinarian at the St. Catherines Island Wildlife Center, who began pitching the idea in 2000. "We do have sea turtles in our state and we need to be able...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/14/met_55865.shtml
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Island scientists work to save endangered tortoises

ST. CATHERINES ISLAND, Ga. -- The fate of two breeds...Wildlife Survival Center on St. Catherines Island. The center, operated by the Wildlife...cooperative effort with the St. Catherines Island Foundation. The foundation is the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/08/met_389546.shtml
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Unkept promise slowed recovery

...destruction of the black settlement on St. Catherines Island. St. Catherines Island is now a private nature preserve known for...convict-lease imprisonment system. St. Catherines Island was returned to state control when Johnson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/29/met_285086.shtml
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Snake lover seeks to preserve indigenous reptile

...you call it," Mr. Lane said. Mr. Lane practices what he preaches. When he comes across a rattlesnake on St. Catherines Island, where he is a maintenance worker, he bags the snake and moves it to another part of the island, far away from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/01/met_277018.shtml
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Snake lover seeks to preserve indigenous reptile

...you call it," Mr. Lane said. Mr. Lane practices what he preaches. When he comes across a rattlesnake on St. Catherines Island, where he is a maintenance worker, he bags the snake and moves it to another part of the island, far away from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/31/met_280358.shtml
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Bird rules close island bars

...islands as part of new state regulations to protect bird habitats. The Department of Natural Resources has closed St. Catherines Island bar, Egg Island bar and Satilla River Marsh Island to all human activity, and limited activity on Williamson Island...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/23/met_229367.shtml
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Bird protection measures go into effect on five coastal islands

...Williamson, Pelican Spit, St. Catherines Island bar, Egg Island bar and Satilla...Bar, Williamson Island, St. Catherines Island Bar and Satilla Marsh Island...3,000-5,000 use St. Catherines Island bar each April during their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/23/tec_229399.shtml
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Endangered animals safe on island

...the half-hour ride to St. Catherines Island. The private barrier island...superintendent of the St. Catherines Island Foundation. Natural forces...The work station at St. Catherines Island is one of only several off-site...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/09/met_222134.shtml
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