Barney Crooks is a native of South Carolina. He received his Master’s of Science in Forest Resource Management from Clemson University. He is an ISA Certified Arborist, Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC), and a Level I Trainer/Instructor for Land Disturbing Activities.
Barney enjoys being out in nature hunting, fishing, and hiking. He is proud to be part of STPAL’s efforts to combine natural resource protection and public recreation.
“It is an incalculable added pleasure to any one’s sum of happiness if he or she grows to know, even slightly and imperfectly, how to read and enjoy the wonder-book of nature.” -Theodore Roosevelt