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Clemson University
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Ryan Bean

Fleet Manager & Research Associate - Sandhill REC
SC Registered Forester 1780
Sandhill Research and Education Center

Office: Kershaw
Phone: 803-432-9071



Educational Background

B.S. Forest Resource Management
Clemson University 2004


I began my career with Clemson Cooperative Extension Service in January of 2013 working in Kershaw, Fairfield, Chesterfield, Lee, and Sumter counties. At that time, my primary role was assisting landowners with general forest management advice through on site visits and educational workshops. This included reforestation, cost-share, prescribed burning, harvesting, wildlife management, weed ID, insect ID, disease ID, etc.

SC Registered Forester, Certified Prescribed Fire Manager

Research Interests

Fire Ecology

Extension and Outreach

Prescribed Fire and Liability
Pine Straw Management
Master Wildlifer
Wild Hog Management
Pond Management
Coyote Management

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