Recreation Public Meeting

You are invited to help shape the Francis Marion National Forest’s Land Resource Management Plan, commonly referred to as a Forest Plan. Forest plans provide broad program-level direction for management of the land and its resources. The plan revision process occurs every 10 to15 years. Your voice matters.

At this meeting, learn and share information about:

  • Wilderness
  • Wild and Scenic Rivers
  • Recreation opportunities and cultural/historic awareness
  • Connecting people to nature

Other Activities:

  • Interactive activities for adults and children
  • Opportunity to meet and help Smokey Bear celebrate his 70th birthday
  • Invitation to attend a field trip on Sat., September 13, 2014. Sign up at the public meeting to reserve your space on the field trip.

Date: Saturday, August 16, 2014
Time: 10am-12pm presentations and interaction followed by an Open house with light refreshments from 12pm-1pm
Location: Sewee Visitor and Environmental Education Center, Hwy 17 N, Awendaw, SC

Registration is NOT required but encouraged. To register for this event or for more information, send an email to or call (803) 561.4000.

Learn more about the Francis Marion Plan Revision at