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Upstate: Special Plants of the Jocassee Gorges
September 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Upstate Native Plant Society’s annual meeting features Patrick McMillan, Ph.D., sharing recent discoveries of special plants in Jocassee Gorges.
Dr. McMillan is the host, co-creator and writer of the popular, Emmy-award winning ETV nature program Expeditions with Patrick McMillan. For over 25 years, Patrick has worked as a professional naturalist, biologist and educator. His range of experience has concentrated on botany, though he is also well-respected through his work in ichthyology, herpetology and mammalogy. Patrick is a professional naturalist, the Glenn and Heather Hilliard Professor of Environmental Sustainability at Clemson University, where he is also a faculty member in the Department of Forestry and Environmental Conservation, and the Director of the South Carolina Botanical Garden, the Bob Campbell Geology Museum and the Clemson Experimental Forest.