Forestry & Natural Resources

Sunset in an inletClemson Extension agents with primary Natural Resources responsibilities work closely with state extension specialists and researchers located on campus and at the various research and education centers located across the state. They provide expertise in topics ranging from forest management, forest health, forest products and forest taxation to impacts of development on water quality and watershed management.

Local Agent

Ben Powell, 843-365-6715 Ext 112,


  • Workshops for property managers and HOAs
  • Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Information
  • 4H2O day camps for kids
  • In-class lectures on watershed science
  • Advanced trainings for professionals


  • Pond Calls as need
  • HOA Presentations
  • Water Quality Questions
  • Bug/Insect Questions
  • Nuisance Wildlife Questions

Visit the state-wide Forestry & Natural Resources website.