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#06-196 July 31, 2006

State Heritage Trust Board to meet Aug 2 in Columbia

The South Carolina Heritage Trust Advisory Board will meet 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2 at the South Carolina Archives and History Center at 8301 Parklane Road in Columbia.

The Heritage Trust Advisory Board meeting is open to the public except during executive session, and anyone with business for the advisory board or needing directions to the meeting may contact the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Columbia office at (803) 734-9095. The DNR Heritage Trust Program protects significant natural and cultural lands in South Carolina.

Dr. Julia Krebs of Florence is chair of the Heritage Trust Advisory Board. The policy-making Heritage Trust Advisory Board serves as a liaison between the public, the Heritage Trust Program and the S.C. Natural Resources Board. Formed by state law in 1976, Heritage Trust has protected 80,217 acres on 66 state heritage preserves found throughout South Carolina.

The planned agenda for the Heritage Trust Advisory Board's Columbia meeting includes:

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