Upcoming GPPA Speaker Meeting
~ Starting in 2017, Speaker Meetings will be held on the third Monday of the month. ~
Monday, August 21, 2017 at 7:30 PM
Atlanta History Center
Jonathan J. Storm, PhD
Associate Professor of Biology
University of South Carolina Upstate
Field Guide to the Southern Piedmont
The Field Guide to the Southern Piedmont is a picture-based identification guide to over 700 species in Georgia and the Carolinas and it includes common animals, plants, fungi, slime molds, animal tracks, skulls and bones, rocks, minerals, and nature sounds. It can be downloaded as an eBook for free to any electronic device, and the picture for most species will hyperlink to a reputable website with natural history information.
Dr. Jonathan Storm has a Ph.D. in biology from Indiana State University and he teaches introductory biology, ecology & evolution, and comparative vertebrate anatomy. He is the author of the Field Guide to the Southern Piedmont and his research has been featured on the Discovery Channel, National Public Radio, and in The New York Times.
For more information, see USC Upstate Presents New Field Guide E-Book about Southern Piedmont Species.
At monthly meetings, Members often pass on gardening magazines and catalogs to others
in an open swap, and light refreshments are offered beginning at 7:00 PM.
Meetings are free and open to the public.