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The Narrows at Eastatoe Creek Heritage Preserve – April 21, 2022

An scouting trip with plenty of bang for the buck! Plants that are non-native to North America are indicated by an asterisk (*) placed after the species name. Photography by John Colson & Penny Longhurst. Click on any picture to … Continue reading

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Glassy Mountain – April 4, 2022

Maybe we were a little early this year. We missed a few plants we were hoping to see. Next year we’ll have to go later in April. Photography by Penny Longhurst, Joe Standaert, & Angela Wagner. Click on any picture … Continue reading

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Station Cove Falls – March 25, 2022

Finally! We’re back on the trails. After two years the plants and waterfall still seem to be in the same places, although we still didn’t find the elusive Three parted violet (Viola tripartita). However,  Pennywort (Obolaria virginica) plants seemed to … Continue reading

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Lake Jocassee Boat Ride – March 17, 2022

Two years late, we finally got to visit Devils Fork State Park & take our boat trip on Lake Jocassee! Almost didn’t make it – our original date was rained out, but as you can see, once we finally got … Continue reading

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Bad Creek to the Whitewater River – October 22, 2021

Information about the construction and operation of the Lake Jocassee Pumped Storage Facility can be found here. For a link to the USDA’s Field Guide to Native Oak Species of Eastern North America, click here. Photography by Penny Longhurst & … Continue reading

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