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

Benefits of State and Private Forest Lands for the South Story Map

This story map highlights the importance of southern State and private forests in providing drinking water to downstream communities. See the related publication here.

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


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New Science Synthesis on Soils and Soil Management

We don’t often think about what’s underneath our feet, but soils are essential for the food we eat, building materials for our homes, the clean water we drink, storing carbon and mitigating climate change, even the air we breathe.

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