June 19, 2019, 11:46 pm

JD Collins Staff Ecologist


JD Collins serves as a Staff Ecologist for Sabine and Waters. JD is responsible for wetland delineations, surveys, GPS/GIS data collection, prescribed burning, species identification, forest and wildlife management. JD has experience working with electrofishing, translocation of gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus), and tagging fresh and saltwater fishes.


B.S. Wildlife and Fisheries Biology, Clemson University

Professional Accreditation:

SC Certified Prescribed Fire Manager #1768

Certified Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control Inspector # 12564

Associate Wildlife Biologist


Gopher Tortoise Council

Audubon South Carolina

The Nature Conservancy

South Carolina Wildlife Federation

The Wildlife Society - South Carolina Chapter