When & Where

10/16/2021 - 10/16/2021


Horry Museum hcgmuseum@horrycounty.org


Dr. Jeffrey Camper: Local Snakes

The Horry County Museum and the AVX Foundation present a program by Dr. Jeffrey Camper on Saturday, October 16th. Using photographs and live specimens, Dr. Camper will discuss the different snake species that are found throughout South Carolina.
Jeffrey Camper was born in Aurora, IL and began catching garter snakes at seven years old. He received a BS in Zoology from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, an MA in Biology from Drake University, and a Ph.D. in Wildlife & Fisheries Sciences from Texas A&M University. Dr. Camper has been teaching genetics, evolutionary biology, comparative anatomy & herpetology at Francis Marion University since 1994.
The program will begin at 1:00 pm in the McCown Auditorium located at 805 Main Street, Conway S.C. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 843-915-5320 or email hcgmuseum@horrycounty.org. To view a full list of programs, visit our website at www.horrycountymuseum.org.