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Welcome to FRESPACE!

We are FRESPACE, that is FRiends of Edisto Beach State Park and the Edisto ACE Basin NERR (National Estuarine Research Reserve) and (EIC) Environmental Learning Center.  Founded in October 2002, we are a South Carolina corporation with tax exempt 501(c)(3) status.

Our purpose is to solicit volunteers and raise funds to support local educational and recreational projects for the public by enhancing the park systems, Environmental Learning Center, Ranger Station, and park grounds. Download a copy of our brochure (PDF)!

FRESPACE Announcements

Edisto Beach State Park Event Events First Day Hike

Join Us for First Hike 2020

Happy New Year! Start the New Year out with a hike to the inlet and back. Join us on this...
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Environmental Learning Center Environmental Learning Center Event Events

Environmental Learning Center January Schedule

The Environmental Learning Center has posted their January 2020 schedule of events.  Lots of opportunities for learning more about Edisto...
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Environmental Learning Center Environmental Learning Center Event

Environmental Learning Center December Schedule

The Environmental Learning Center has posted their December 2019 schedule of events.  Lots of opportunities for learning more about Edisto...
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Environmental Learning Center Volunteering

Volunteer opportunities at the Environmental Learning Center!

Part-time volunteers needed at Edisto Beach State Park. The Environmental Learning Center at Edisto Beach is a one of a...
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Environmental Learning Center Events

Environmental Learning Center November Schedule

The Environmental Learning Center has posted their November 2019 schedule of events.  Lots of opportunities for learning more about Edisto...
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