The Grace family property (15 acres) is located in Beaufort County on St. Helena Island near the unincorporated community of Frogmore. St. Helena Island is one of the land trust’s primary conservation focus areas where the land trust works to ensure the rural and agricultural heritage of the Sea Island remains intact for generations to come. This donated conservation easement will provide important protection of saltmarsh and saltwater tributaries associated with Jenkins Creek.
Within the immediate vicinity, BCOLT holds conservation easements on approximately 1,700 acres. Additionally, BCOLT owns in fee multiple properties primarily located directly adjacent to or near Highway 21 on St. Helena Island which are minimally maintained to provide the driving public scenic vistas of vast expanses of saltmarsh and tidal rivers and creeks.