Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge
Southeast Region

 

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Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center

  Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center. Credit: Tricia Lynch/USFWS
  Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center. Credit: Tricia Lynch/USFWS

Visit the Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center and experience the unique heritage and natural history of the South Carolina Lowcountry. Jointly operated by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Forest Service, the 9,000 square foot facility showcases the valuable ecosystems of the Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge and Francis Marion National Forest.

A partnership between Cape Romain NWR, Francis Marion NF and the South Eastern Wildlife Environment Education (SEWEE) Association, the Center's mission is to provide information and interpretation of the refuge and forest and teach conservation education to youth.

What the Center Offers:

  • Exhibits featuring forest to sea ecosystems
  • Live endangered red wolf viewing area
  • Classroom and laboratory
  • Recreation Information Center
  • Book sales outlet
  • Auditorium
  • Nature trail
Endangered Red Wolf. Credit: Bill Denig
Endangered Red Wolf.
Credit: Bill Denig

 

The SEWEE Association is the Friends Group for the Cape Romain NWR and Francis Marion NF, supporting the research, biological, historical, educational and interpretive activities of the agencies.

Nature walks, children's programs, cultural demonstrations, refuge tours and more! View the Sewee Events Calendar to see what events await you!

The Center is located 1/4 mile north of the refuge office. Hours are Tuesday - Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Phone (843) 928-3368.

Management Staff

 

Tricia Lynch

Center Director, Visitor Services Program Manager,
Cape Romain NWR

843-928-3264
Jannah Dupre Center Co-Director, Recreation Program Director, Francis Marion NF
843-336-2221

 

 

Last updated: February 12, 2013
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