Kiawah Island Wildlife Sightings

Welcome to the Kiawah Island Nature Program’s wildlife sightings page. Here, you’ll find postings from our Naturalists and island biologists showing you what is currently in the field as well as an archive of observations from throughout the year.

We hope this site will get you excited about the amazing and diverse wildlife found on Kiawah. Get outside and share your photos and stories with us at Kiawah_Recreation@KiawahResort.com.


Wildlife Sightings by Year

Wildlife Sightings 2019 Wildlife Sightings 2018 Wildlife Sightings 2017
Wildlife Sightings 2016 Wildlife Sightings 2015 Wildlife Sightings 2014
Wildlife Sightings 2013 Wildlife Sightings 2012 Wildlife Sightings 2011
Wildlife Sightings 2010 Wildlife Sightings 2009  
spadefoot toad
king fisher bird
am kestrel
mergansers

“My girlfriend and I had an amazing week on Kiawah Island and a big part of that was a marsh kayaking tour with Marcy and a guided birding tour with Matt. We’re fans!”
–David B.

“We had a great time on the Dolphin Tour today. Captain Annie was a wonderful captain and tour guide.”
–Keisha S.