Clemson University

SCNP Certificate Elective Class: Coastal Ecology with Patrick McMillan

Visit carnivorous plants, orchids, and a myriad of wildflowers in their native habitats on this exciting new elective course for the native plant certification. In this two day class we will explore the ecosystem processes, composition and management of major coastal habitats including salt marshes, maritime forest, marl forests, longleaf pine wetland savannas, flatwoods, blackwater swamp forests, pond cypress savannas and pocosins. Our class will focus on natural areas in Georgetown, Charleston and Berkeley counties. (Some basic accommodations available at Baruch Institute for extra cost – contact Sue Watts for details). Prerequisite: Basic Botany. This counts as 2 electives.

THIS CLASS IF FULL. Contact Sue Watts,, to be added to waiting list.

Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 9:00am to 5:00pm


Event Type

Garden Events


SC Botanical Garden

Target Audience

General Public



$180 (10% member discount)

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Sue Watts

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Carl Cole

Carl Cole left a positive review 10/21/2017

Learned a lot and had a great time.

Carl Cole

Carl Cole left a positive review 10/22/2017

Learned a lot and had a great time.

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