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Two-month survey yields 14 new sites

...through ankle-deep muck in an archaeological survey of Port Royal Sound has yielded 14 new sites and one treasure, the apparent...might know about snags, obstructions and rock piles in Port Royal Sound. These spots often turn out to be archaeological treasures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/20/met_220916.shtml
Metro
Sightings of top game fish reported off coast

...in her Savannah report.My first happy experience with the fish came more than 30 years ago in the Broad River and Port Royal Sound near Beaufort. Cobia seek shelter in the shade of the Broad River Bridge and sometimes gather in the shade of fishing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2013-05-16/sightings-top-ga
The time is now for Beaufort trout

...fishing is red hot right now before a major weather change invades the area.I have heard of people being seen on Port Royal Sound in jonboats, obviously not knowing any better. Jonboats (depending upon their sizes ? the longer and deeper the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2013-10-31/time-now-beaufor
Sharks get tag during count

...looking for sharks. Last week, three biologists tagged as many sharks and red drum as they could catch in the mouth of Port Royal Sound. When anglers catch the fish, they can mail in the tag number and information about when and where the animal was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/08/met_385756.shtml
Metro
Scientists tagging sharks to study growth

...hook out of its mouth. Then Ulrich put a numbered tag into the animal's dorsal fin. Drymon and Ulrich operated in Port Royal Sound and the Broad River on Wednesday aboard the research vessel Anita. Researchers tag sharks to learn how they grow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/05/met_384958.shtml
Metro
Mills leaving for Lowcountry

...still get to work with turtles and snakes and lizards," he said. "We'll also study lemon and bull sharks in the Port Royal Sound." It's not that Mills wanted to leave, but ongoing budget cuts have left Savannah River Ecology Lab's future...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/06/out_127450.shtml
Outdoors
Officials to test speed of water contamination

...saltwater into the freshwater aquifer. The problem exists because the Upper Floridan lies at shallow depths beneath Port Royal Sound and other nearby areas, placing the aquifer in close contact with overlying bodies of saltwater. Mr. Ransom said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/13/met_226006.shtml
Metro
Don't be afraid to try trolling

...caught. Tarpon are to be found in good numbers in the inlet around the bridge, as well as in Trenchard's Inlet off Port Royal Sound. Spanish mackerel and bluefish continue to school offshore, while bottom fishing over live bottom has picked up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2011-07-21/dont-be-afraid-try-trolling-fishi
SC to commemorate first European settlement in US

...about 270 yards away.Besides a berm and trail markers, little other evidence remains at the settlement site between Port Royal Sound, a black cemetery and the base golf course.Next week's observances will feature a series of talks and events...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-05-13/sc-commemorate-first-european-settl
Save the umbrella for a rainy day

...as well as in Trenchard's Inlet. Spanish mackerel are schooling near the shore, and kingfish are moving into Port Royal Sound. Cobia fishing is just fair. Offshore, dolphin, kingfish, wahoo, marlin and black fin tuna are around the Gulf...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/11/fis_465214.shtml
Fishing