Horry-Georgetown Technical College’s Forestry and Wildlife Program is the only accredited associate degree program of its kind in South Carolina. As part of the course, professor Jim Westerhold incorporates hands-on land management training and discusses public relations in the forestry/wildlife arena.
Recent U of SC graduate Julia Moye works daily with the SCDNR media outreach team to keep us updated on the latest natural resources news. In this SCWILD “look back,” Moye takes a moment to reflect on a few of her favorite South Carolina Wild stories and explains why they caught her attention.
South Carolina DNR Heritage Trust Program summer intern Kiersten Weber categorizes and maps decorations of Native American bone pins that date back more than four thousand years ago. Her research helps shed light on social links between the various groups of people that inhabited South Carolina and Georgia thousands of years ago.