Clean-up at Linville Falls Plunge Basin, Feb. 12

Clean-up at Linville Falls Plunge Basin, Feb. 12

Volunteers cleaned up some nasty stuff today at the otherwise beautiful plunge basin of Linville Falls in North Carolina. (Photos: Scott Campbell and Nicholas Massey)
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Signs of Permanence

  For the first time ever, since the beginning of our organization as the Bankhead Monitor back in 1991, Wild South finally has a permanent outdoor sign!  Our sign is a generous donation by Markham Bailey Image and Print in Birmingham, owned and operated  by Wild South member Ann
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Wild South Hike in Bankhead National Forest, Feb. 25

The next Wild South hike in the Bankhead National Forest will be on Saturday, February 25 9:00 a.m. Warrior Mountains Trading Company at 11312 Hwy. 33, Moulton, Alabama Sign up with at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Advance sign-up is required in order to limit group size. Des
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Two Wild South Hikes in Bankhead National Forest, Mar. 4

Wild South will lead two hikes in the Bankhead National Forest on Saturday, March 4.  Sign up with Janice at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166 and specify which hike you prefer. Hike #1:  Sougahoagdee Falls Leader:  Tim Davis Distance:  4.25 miles roundtrip Level of challenge:  Mod
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Volunteer Workday in Sipsey Wilderness Feb. 18

  Wild South’s next Helping Hands volunteer workday in the Sipsey Wilderness will be Saturday, February 18.  Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.
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Turkey Creek Nature Preserve Clean Up Day

Today an army of volunteers and preserve rangers removed nearly 100 tires, 80+ bags of trash and countless random items from the Turkey Creek Nature Preserve.  Phenomenal teamwork!
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Volunteer Workday in Linville Gorge Wilderness, Jan. 29

Linville Gorge volunteers braved the cold today to carry the last cache of flood plain tires and trash miles south to the wilderness boundary.   (Photos: David Wheeler, Nicholas Massey, Kevin Massey)
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January Privet Pull

Today a tenacious team of volunteers pulled invasive privet and cleared deadfall in the Sipsey.
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Volunteer Workday in Linville Gorge Wilderness, Jan. 17

There must be something to it.  These people love their wilderness!  Volunteers picked up more tires and flood debris today in Linville Gorge.   (Photos: Nicholas Massey & Terry Smith)
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Privet-pulling wilderness workday, January 28!

Saturday, January 28, day two of our Winter Warmer Weekend. It’s not too early to sign up!  You can do that here:  janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166   Don’t miss out!  Be part of this important work of removing non-native invasive plants from our wilderness. And, if we
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