NatureNotes

Mon-Fri, throughout the day

Naturalist Rudy Mancke, host of ETV's NatureScene, shares his knowledge of plants and wildlife each weekday on NatureNotes. These 1-minute snippets offer you a chance to find out about diverse topics having to do with the natural world. From the inner workings of our world's ecosystems, to plants & animals unique to South Carolina, to tips on beautiful sites to visit, you'll learn more about the world around you on NatureNotes.

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A Yellow-Crowned Night Heron with Its prey.
Peter Wallack [CC BY-SA 3.0] via Wikimedia Commons

A Charleston couple finds Yellow-Crowned Night Herons nesting in a backyard tree.

A couple shares pictures from their automated game camera. The pictures include a shot of a coyote "recycling" a faun.

A Tale of Three Species

Jun 23, 2017

A nature lover shows Rudy a photo of three different species of snake--apparently hibernating in the same space!

Nature Tracks

Jun 22, 2017

Rudy leads a nature tour at the South Carolina Railroad Museum.

Happy Summer Solstice!

Jun 21, 2017

There will be more daylight today than any other day of the year.

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