South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
Deveaux Bank Seabird Sanctuary
Property LocationEdisto Island, SC 29438
Latitude: 32.549 Longitude:-80.181
Property Type: Seabird Sanctuaries
Hours of Operation
Deveaux Bank is closed year-round above the high water line with the exception of a portion on the Seabrook Island side designated for limited recreational use.
Seasonal closure of a portion of the intertidal zone (beach) for coastal birds is from March 15 - October 15.
Closed areas will be demarcated by symbolic fencing and will occur on the seaward side of the island.
The beaches on the ends of the island, facing inland, will continue to be open year round. Dogs and camping are prohibited year-round.
Contact usFelicia Sanders
Santee Coastal Preserve
McClellanville, South Carolina 29458
Emergency InformationEmergency - 911
DNR Law Enforcement: 1-800-922-5431
Forest Fire Dispatch: 1-800-777-3473
Report Litter Violations: 1-877-7LITTER
Report violations such as abuse, dumping, out-of-season hunting, plant thefts, vandalism, etc. Please call 1-800-922-5431 (available 24 hours/day, everyday).