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7:58 am on Monday March 19, 2012

Little rain paves way for fungus to take down Carolina Oaks

Flickr user devils rancher A southern red oak, aka a spanish oak.With low rainfall during the last 10 of 13 years in South Carolina, conditions are right for the oak fungus known as hypoxylon canker — and it's killing many oaks in South Carolina....
4:20 am on Sunday March 18, 2012

Little rain paves way for fungus to take down Carolina oaks

Image by Flickr user devils rancher A southern red oak, aka a spanish oak. With low rainfall during the last 10 of 13 years in South Carolina, conditions are right for the oak fungus known as hypoxylon canker — and it's killing many oaks in South...
7:53 pm on Friday August 6, 2010

Severe weather rocks Charleston Friday; Track storm damage reports

Image by National Weather Service/weatherTAP.com Estimated total rainfall, cherry red indicates five inches, and darker shades of green indicate 2-2.5 inches. View the image bigger here. Data is for the thunderstorms on August 6, image taken at 10:...
9:42 am on Saturday July 10, 2010

Drought declared: Dry here, moist there, but mostly drier in South Carolina

Image by Flickr user Martin LaBarLargely thanks to a dry June, a low-grade drought status has been declared in all of South Carolina's counties. The "incipient" status is the lowest of the state's four levels (the other three are moderate, severe,...
8:10 pm on Friday July 11, 2008

Area lakes getting shortchanged

Image by S.C. Department of Natural ResourcesImage by 20080712drought.jpg Lake Moultrie in October 2007, when the area was struck by a record-breaking drought. We've been getting a fair amount of rain in recent days, so water levels at Lakes Marion...
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