Discover all Cape Romain has to offer in the intricate network of waterways and islands !
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Find your inspiration in nature among the beautiful vistas of Cape Romain !
Observe the wildlife of Cape Romain— from oystercatchers to alligators !
Experience the diversity of life and habitats throughout Cape Romain and learn how you can help safeguard our beautiful natural places !
Learn about Cape Romain’s efforts to protect our natural resources in the Comprehensive Conservation Plan !
From the Sewee Indians to pirates, from a Confederate tower to two nineteenth-century lighthouses, Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge houses a rich history across the refuge’s maze of tidal creeks, marshes, and barrier islands.Learn more . . .
About the Complex
The South Carolina Lowcountry Refuges Complex includes four national wildlife refuges, which are Cape Romain, Waccamaw, Santee, and Ace Basin. Visit them all if you can.
Cape Romain is managed as part of the The South Carolina Lowcountry Refuges Complex.
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About the NWRS
The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.
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Get Outdoors and Explore !
Find out what birds are being seen at the refuge using the Cornell Lab of Ornithology's eBird Trail TrackerClick here to access the eBird Trail Tracker
Serving both Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge and Francis Marion National Forest, the Sewee Center provides visitors interactive interpretive and educational opportunities wonderful for all ages!See the Upcoming Events list and Learn more . . .
Let's go outside !!!!!!! An exciting world outdoors awaits you and there are lots of things you can do for fun.Learn more
Loggerheads are protected under the Endangered Species Act, and Cape Romain is doing our part to help in their recovery!
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., Brown Pelicans, Photo Credit: Felicia Sanders, Least Tern, Photo Credit: Edward Crawford, Cape Romain Lighthouses, Photo Credit: Ricky Wrenn, Loggerhead Hatchling, Photo Credit: Laura Smith, Sewee Center, Photo Credit: Tricia Midgett, Outdoor Kids, Photo Credit: Vickie Griffin
Last Updated: Oct 12, 2016
Cape Romain NWR Sites OpenOctober 12, 2016
Refuge Headquarters, Garris Landing and Sewee Visitor Center open. Bulls Island public dock closed.Cape Romain NWR Sites Open
Cape Romain Lighthouse Tour October 23rdOctober 23, 2016
Travel through the refuge Wilderness Area to Lighthouse Island to see the 1857 & 1827 historic lighthouses Lighthouse Tours 2016