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  • A sign that says "Clemson Experimental Forest" sits in the green grass by the side of a road.

    Clemson to survey faculty about their uses and values of Clemson Experimental Forest

    May 26, 2020

    Faculty members are encouraged to participate in a survey created by the Faculty Senate Welfare and Research Committees to gather feedback regarding how they use the Clemson Experimental Forest for teaching, research and personal recreation. The survey will be sent via email on June 1.

  • ONLINE INSTRUCTION COVID-19 UPDATE

    Clemson online instruction through end of spring semester; all events suspended

    March 19, 2020

    To the Clemson Community: These are challenging times unlike anything I have seen in more than 30 years of working in higher education. I know many of you are concerned about your health, and the health of your loved ones – we are, too. In fact, every decision we have made over the past few […]

  • 10 free things to do this summer at Clemson

    June 10, 2019

    Summer vacations, out-of-school children and unexpected expenses can create a drag on your finances. Here are 10 free things that you can do on and around Clemson’s main campus. Hike, run or cycle the Experimental forest: More than 17,000 acres of land offers easy- and moderate-rated trails, waterfalls and unforgettable scenery. The forest enhances the […]

  • Experimental Forest research

    Faculty, students research use, management of 17,000-acre Clemson Experimental Forest

    March 25, 2019

    Researchers will spend the next few years on and off the trails of the Clemson University Experimental Forest to better understand its value to the numerous audiences that use it. Faculty and students from the parks, recreation and tourism management department expect to emerge with findings that will help illustrate how the forest is used and aid in its future management.

  • Forest Fest 2018 will be held at the Clemson Experimental Forest on Saturday, April 7.

    Clemson Experimental Forest presents Forest Fest 2019 on March 30

    March 20, 2019

    CENTRAL — The Clemson Experimental Forest will hold its annual Forest Fest from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 30, in the Lake Issaqueena area. This is the fourth year for the event. There will be activities for adults and children, including guided hikes, nature walks, scavenger hunts, wildlife encounters, waterfall views, canoeing and kayaking, […]

  • Forest Fest 2018 will be held at the Clemson Experimental Forest on Saturday, April 7.

    Clemson Experimental Forest presents Forest Fest 2018 on April 7

    April 2, 2018

    The Clemson Experimental Forest will hold its annual Forest Fest from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 7, in the Lake Issaqueena area. There will be activities for adults and children, including guided hikes, nature walks, scavenger hunts, air rifle demonstrations, waterfall views, canoeing and kayaking, forestry activities and outdoor games.

  • Join us April 8 for a day filled with adventure, excitement and fun during Forest Fest 2017 at the Clemson Experimental Forest!

    Clemson Experimental Forest presents Forest Fest 2017 Saturday

    April 3, 2017

    The Clemson Experimental Forest will hold its annual Forest Fest from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the Lake Issaqueena Area of the Experimental Forest.

  • Forestry student Jay Deason in the Clemson Experimental Forest.

    Finishing the Job: Jay Deason

    February 22, 2017

    Forest resources management is actually Deason’s third major at Clemson.

  • Clemson Forestry Students on Whiteside Mountain

    Forestry summer camp prepares students to become master foresters

    June 28, 2016

    Deep in the mountains of Western North Carolina, Clemson University forestry students are hard at work. As they trek up Whiteside Mountain, they collect an array of plant and tree species while identifying topographical traits of the area. The students were participating in one of the many aspects of the Clemson Forestry Summer Camp, a seven-week program designed to give students hands-on experience in the field of forestry.

  • Forest Fest 2018 will be held at the Clemson Experimental Forest on Saturday, April 7.

    Clemson Experimental Forest gets website upgrade

    June 15, 2016

    The Clemson Experimental Forest website has a new look that makes it easier for visitors to learn about all of the exciting adventures the forest has to offer.

  • Earth Day is a great day to appreciate trees

    April 21, 2016

    Trees are the Rodney Dangerfields of our ecosystem: they get no respect. With cities across the United States losing 4 million trees a year, Earth Day, this Friday, is a great occasion to show trees some love.

  • Families can have fun in the woods at Clemson Forest Fest Saturday

    April 18, 2016

    Area residents looking for a day of family fun and adventure should come to the Clemson Experimental Forest Saturday, April 23. Clemson Forest Fest, will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Lake Issaqueena Area of the Clemson Experimental Forest.

  • Kristin Heape, a sophomore at Walhalla High, says that she plans on attending Clemson University to become a wildlife biologist.

    Nocturnal insects put on dazzling show in Clemson spotlight

    April 12, 2016

    More than two dozen nocturnal insect aficionados joined Clemson University entomologist Michael Caterino at the South Carolina Botanical Garden for a free event called “Light Up the Night!”

  • Clemson Army ROTC to host Furman ROTC at three-day field training

    April 6, 2016

    The Clemson University Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) will conduct a Leadership Field Exercise with ROTC units from Furman University Friday-Sunday at Fant’s Grove training area in the Clemson Experimental Forest.

  • Working in a Clemson University lab are (from left to right) Tanju Karanfil, Alex Chow and Habibullah Uzun.

    Researchers study link between forest management and drinking water quality

    December 9, 2015

    Clemson University researchers will soon begin conducting experiments in four forests across South Carolina to address growing concerns that techniques employed in the fight against wildfires could affect the quality of drinking water. The team has received $1 million from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and $260,048 from the university to figure out which forest […]