Browse Categories


Georgia Power
King & Spalding
Sea Island Company

Sun Trust
Taqueria del Sol
Captain Chris & Karen Knight, in memory of F. Schley Knight

BB&T
Don Callahan Real Estate Group
eSavannah/Seimitsu
Rebecca & Chris Kirkpatrick
Moon River Brewing Company
Ted & Linda Moore
Savannah Airport Commission
The Savannah Bank
Seacrest Partners
Wells Fargo, The Private Bank
Lisa & Mason White
Rose Lane White & Chuck Leavell

Longwater & Company
Spanish Moss Printing


 

 

 

 

Snowy Egret The Rookery Friend of Ossabaw


Price: Donations of $2,000-$4,999
In Stock
 

Nestled on the west side of Ossabaw Island liesPine Barren Pond. During much of the year it appears to be a tangle of willows standing in water. However, in early spring, hundreds of birds converge on the pond, transforming it into a raucous communal nesting site known as a rookery.

Great Blue Herons and Great Egrets nest alongside Snowy Egrets, Night Herons, and Little Blue Herons. Recently, the endangered Woodstork, North America’s only native stork, found refuge here and is now nesting successfully.  Because the rookery at Pine Barren Pond is such a special place, The Ossabaw Island Foundation has created a “rookery” for our special supporters.

The Rookery is a unique giving society within the Friends of Ossabaw Island, to recognize and thank our major donors. Membership in The Rookery is reserved for those who contribute $1,000 or more to The Ossabaw Island Foundation’s Annual Fund. Each of the four giving levels is named for a nesting resident of the island’s natural rookery.

Donors to The Rookery will receive complimentary or discounted tickets to events sponsored by The Ossabaw Island Foundation, including some events for Rookerymembers only.

 Join like-minded Friends of Ossabaw

Island and become a member of The Rookery.

You’ll be flying high!

Search
Shopping Cart
Your cart is empty.