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SJ and the Intercoastal Waterway
View of the edge of St. James as it borders the Inter Coastal Waterway, just inland from Oak Island, NC
The Pileated Woodpecker is a popular resident of St. James due to the rich, natural habitat in the town.
500 acres of protected nature
Though our town is about 8.3 square miles, about 42% of the land is permanently protected as nature preserves.
Marshland habitat is protected
St. James contains about 250 ponds as well as creeks, rivers, and large expanses of natural marshlands.
A small coastal community
We are located in Brunswick County near the Cape Fear River, just inland from Oak Island and Southport, NC.
The Venus Flytrap is found only within a 75 mile radius of Wilmington, North Carolina where it grows close to the ground, benefits from controlled burns. Though not protected under the Endangered Species Act, it is a felony to remove them.Learn More
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