Green Gala Photo Gallery

Green Gala Photo Gallery

An all-star cast of conservation heroes were honored at Saturday’s 8th Annual Wild South Green Gala. At the event, Wild South recognized the winners of the Roosevelt-Ashe Conservation Awards and special awards, as well as celebrated Wild South’s legacy of 25 years. On May 7, 2016, 175
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WILD WEDNESDAYS in the Bankhead National Forest

Spending time in nature changes us.  It immerses us in clean air, takes us to the heart of our spirituality, clears our minds, strengthens our bodies and expands our concept of community. Wild South’s Wild Wednesday hikes in the Bankhead National Forest are opportunities for kid
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Wild South Hike in Bankhead National Forest, June 4

Celebrate National Trails Day with a Hike  to Caney Creek Falls Saturday, June 4, 2016 9:30 a.m. Warrior Mountains Trading Company Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Advance sign up is required in order to keep group size limited.  Hikes fill quickly! Leader:  Janice Ba
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Sipsey Wilderness hike with Wild South, May 28

Join Wild South for a hike in the Sipsey Wilderness Saturday, May 28 9:00 a.m. Warrior Mountains Trading Company Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Advance sign-up is required in order to keep group size limited to 10. Destination:  Mattox Motel Leader:  Carroll Wilson
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Bankhead Liaison Panel Meeting, May 19

Wild South is an active member of the Bankhead Liason Panel and we encourage everyone who has an interest in the Bankhead National Forest and Sipsey Wilderness to attend Liaison Panel meetings.  Following is the invitation and meeting agenda from Bankhead District Ranger Dave Casey. E
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Volunteer Workday in Sipsey Wilderness, May 21

  Volunteer Workday in Sipsey Wilderness Saturday, May 21 8:30 a.m. Wild South office, 552 Lawrence Street, Moulton, Alabama Sign up or ask questions at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166 Location:  The Sipsey River Trail (#209) Hiking distance:  10 miles roundtrip Level of Cha
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Wild South Awards Conservation Heroes at 8th Annual Wild South Green Gala

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Hannah Morgan Development and Communications Coordinator Wild South (434) 409-4523 (cell) hannah@wildsouth.org  Wild South Awards Conservation Heroes at 8th Annual Wild South Green Gala  ASHEVILLE, NC – An all-star cast of conservation heroes were honore
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Photos from Wild South’s Earth Month in Alabama, April 2016

From one end to the other, Earth Month was packed with Wild South activities, hikes, projects and educational opportunities in Alabama. The work of forest protection takes on many guises; it may look like a family taking a hike, or a Native American visiting an ancient sacred site, or
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2016 Internship Program: Training the Next Generation of Conservation Scientists

by Morgan Harris, Associate Conservation Biologist Wild South is starting a new, exciting chapter with the introduction of our Conservation Science Program focused on preserving biodiversity in the South. This program is a collaboration between Wild South’s new Associate Conserv
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Announcing the Top Nominees for Conservation Awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Hannah Morgan Development and Communications Coordinator Wild South (828) 258-2667 (office) (434) 409-4523 (cell) hannah@wildsouth.org   Wild South Announces Top Nominees for Roosevelt-Ashe Conservation Awards  ASHEVILLE, NC – The top nominees for t
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