• New partnership Between the South Carolina Native Plant Society (SCNPS) and Clemson University

    As part of a new partnership between the South Carolina Native Plant Society (SCNPS) and Clemson University, undergraduate students will be unraveling the mystery of the rare Rocky Shoals Spider Lily (Hymenocallis coronaria) at Parks Mill in McCormick County, SC as part of a Creative Inquiry (CI) course beginning next fall. The 12.8 acre property […]

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  • USLT Earns National Recognition

    April 23, 2018  USLT Earns National Recognition Which Shows a Strong Commitment to Public Trust and Conservation Excellence Americans strongly support saving the open spaces they love. Since 2000, USLT has been doing just that for the people of the Western Piedmont of South Carolina. Now USLT announced it has achieved national recognition – joining […]

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  • Park Mill Spider Lilies Open House – May 19th & 20th, 2018

    In 2016, the SC Native Plant Society and the Naturaland Trust purchased, with the aid of a grant from the SC Conservation Bank, the Parks Mill Rocky Shoals Spiderlily (Hymenocallis coronaria) site on Stevens Creek in McCormick County.  This purchase brought under protection the last significant population of this very rare and spectacularly beautiful native […]

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  • USLT 2018 Annual Meeting – March 22, 2018 @ 5:30 p.m.

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact Wallace Wood wwd@wctel.net (864) 993-5012 February 26, 2018 Tom Poland to Speak at Land Trust Annual Meeting             Southern writer Tom Poland will be the guest speaker at the annual meeting of the Upper Savannah Land Trust on March 22 at the Arts Center at the Federal Building in Greenwood.              […]

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