The Fall 2017 Gopher Tortoise Annual Meeting will be held at the National Wild Turkey Federation’s Wild Turkey Center in Edgefield, South Carolina on October 13-15, 2017. Social events will be held in downtown Aiken, SC. The Board Meeting will occur on the evening of Thursday, October 12, with the general meeting being held Friday and Saturday, October 13 and 14. We will highlight South Carolina’s efforts to establish a viable population of gopher tortoises at Aiken Gopher Tortoise Heritage Preserve with an optional field trip on Sunday, October 15. Stay tuned for more details regarding registration and abstract submission.