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Across South Carolina

...Dean Cain, a marine biologist with the state De partment of Natural Re sources, said up to a million fish died in Winyah Bay around Muddy Bay late Wednesday or early Thurs day and that the kill is likely related to low dissolved oxygen.On Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-28/across-south-carolina
Rising sea level clearly evident along South Carolina coast

...at the institute used aerial photos to map how the saltwater has advanced into freshwater Strawberry Swamp from nearby Winyah Bay.Their study found that over the past six decades, the amount of salt marsh in the area has increased from about 4...

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Across South Carolina

...will link Myrtle Beach with Michigan. Missing man was facing drug charges MYRTLE BEACH --- A man who went missing on Winyah Bay had been indicted on drug charges, and officials were continuing to search the waters for him Thursday. Julius Braxton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/30/met_154627.shtml
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Giant weeds worry wetlands biologists

...wetlands." An impenetrable wall of green reeds stands 10 feet tall between a quiet park near downtown Georgetown and Winyah Bay. The reeds grew over what once was saltmarsh. With a foothold on land, they are beginning to sprout on lawns and threaten...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/05/tec_249345.shtml
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Scientists will try to cut ropes off whale

...work last week, scientists attached a buoy with a satellite transmitter. By midafternoon Tuesday, Kingfisher was off Winyah Bay near Georgetown, S.C., and swimming slowly north. Scientists from National Marine Fisheries, the Florida Fish...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/24/met_409803.shtml
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Across the region

...oxycodone. He had originally been charged in 2007 in Andrews, but prosecutors say he staged a boat accident on nearby Winyah Bay and fled to Terre Haute, Ind., where he was arrested in 2008 on counterfeiting charges. He pleaded guilty a year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-11-22/across-region
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Across Georgia

...Saturday night, the Coast Guard said. Rescuers found William Phallan, 31, Saturday morning about 11 miles east of Winyah Bay. The brothers had gone out in a 16-foot boat Friday evening, the Coast Guard said. The men used a cell phone to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/05/met_150640.shtml
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Crusade inspired by refinery case

...preventing similar dredging elsewhere. - Helped reduce industrial discharges of dioxin, a cancer-causing chemical, into Winyah Bay near Georgetown. - Won a case this year that reinforces the public's right to sue the Department of Health and Environmental...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/30/met_137697.shtml
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Researchers try to count sharks

...Mr. Abel said in such a scenario, more blacktips could mean more shark bites for humans. The study focuses on Winyah Bay, one of the largest estuaries in the Southeast; North Inlet, a pristine estuary surrounded by a nature preserve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/23/met_78679.shtml
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Things to do

...including the underwater excavations of the H.L. Hunley and the USS Housatonic, searching for lost vessels off of Winyah Bay and Port Royal Sound, Hilton Head and Black River, and Cooper RiverLEARN MORE: (803) 641-9094; aikencenterforthearts...

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