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Lowcountry botanists Celie Dailey and Richard Porcher give a talk tonight for Native Plant Week

Tuesday October 17, 6:30 pm Founder’s Hall at Charles Towne Landing Lecture: Rediscovering the Lowcountry Landscape Dr. Richard Porcher and Cecelia Dailey Man and nature have shaped the Lowcountry landscape ever since Native Americans arrived eleven thousand years ago. Native Americans created calcium-rich shell middens, where a rare community, the maritime shell forest, developed. Beginning […]
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James Island Creek Neighborhood Potluck

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 Dr. John Sperry and Mary Edna Fraser 1723 Oak Point Road Charleston, SC, 29422 (843) 762-2594 Join us for a dinner meeting with Charleston Waterkeeper to learn about the health of our creek and what we can do about it! We are located off Folly Road, directly behind the Pediatric […]
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Our Common Thread: Environmental Awareness

Mary Edna Fraser’s silk batiks of aerial, underwater, and outer space imagery present a colorful and unique sense of place with a common thread of environmental awareness. The lecture will show how Fraser uses her iconic images in collaboration with scientists, including planetary geologist Ted Maxwell of the Smithsonian, coastal geologist Orrin H. Pilkey of […]
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