Ball Creek Road (FS 83) and Shope Fork Road (FS 751) are currently OPEN.

For information on tours and workshops, please contact Randy Fowler at 828-524-2128, ext. 111.


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Climate Change and the Future of Southern Wetlands

The Southeast hosts an impressive network of forested wetlands. These wetlands improve water quality, reduce flooding, store excess carbon, and provide important habitat for wildlife. They are also particularly vulnerable to changes in climate and land use.

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