SABS Membership – 1 Year

Join the Southern Appalachian Botanical Society and Subscribe to Castanea

*Membership period is 365 days from the day you join.


Journal Access

All members receive full access to Castanea‘s online archives and current-issue articles via

Members also receive the Society’s newsletter, Chinquapin, on a quarterly basis in both print and online form.

Print Edition Add-on Available

Members may add the print edition of Castanea to any membership / digital subscription for $25.

Society Membership

You’ll have voting rights for elections, constitutional and policy changes, and other society business.

You’re invited and encouraged to participate by serving on the council or one of our committees and to attend our annual conference in conjunction with the Association of Southeastern Biologists.

Any member may submit original content to our Pumila blog.
       *Publication will be at editor’s discretion.

If you have any questions about joining or renewing your membership, contact and our Membership Coordinator, Dr. Tom Diggs, will answer your questions as soon as possible.

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