Endangered Species

Citizen Science Training Events – April 2018

Come and join Wild South at our training events for two citizen science projects to protect Spruce-Fir forests and endangered Bumble Bees! Information for each event is below, please RSVP by emailing morgan@wildsouth.org or by marking yourself as “Going” on our Facebook ev
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Salamander Coverboard Project in Linville Gorge

June 10, 2017 Wild South volunteers led by Morgan Harris, Wild South’s Conservation Biologist, began installing tree “cookies” in the Linville Gorge Wilderness. As part of a salamander habitat project, these cookies will create the necessary habitat for these critter
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The Year in Photos

Check out these photos of the 2016 accomplishments your support made possible! (You can also download a PDF version.)
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A New Threat to Amphibians and What You Can Do to Help

By Morgan Harris, Wild South’s Associate Conservation Biologist Three-hundred and twenty million years ago, amphibians were the dominant life form and reached sizes of up to twenty feet long. Through time, and as new animals rose, such as the dinosaurs and then mammals, amphibia
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Thanks to Our 2016 Interns!

What do you get when you combine Wild South, passion for conservation, and a horde of interns? A whole lot of work done. We had set many goals for this summer that would have been extremely difficult to finish with our staff alone, but thanks to the hard work of our interns we were ab
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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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8th Annual Wild South Green Gala Announces Red Wolf Author DeLene Beeland As Keynote Speaker

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 11, 2016 Contact: Hannah Morgan Development and Communications Coordinator Wild South (828) 258-2667 (office) (434) 409-4523 (cell) hannah@wildsouth.org ASHEVILLE, NC – This year’s Wild South Green Gala will feature keynote speaker, DeLene Beeland, Ashevil
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Choosing Extinction: An Inconvenient Species

Choosing Extinction: An Inconvenient Species By Taylor Barnhill Last spring, North Carolina’s Wildlife Resources Commission petitioned the US Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS) to end its red wolf reintroduction program and to declare the red wolf extinct in the wild. The FWS is
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Pisgah Brewing Releases Hellbender Beer to Support Wild South

Contacts: Hannah Morgan Development and Communications Coordinator Wild South (828) 258-2667 (office) (434) 409-4523 (cell) hannah@wildsouth.org Benton C. Wharton Events/PR Director, Pisgah Brewing Company (843) 345 6365 benton@pisgahbrewing.com Pisgah is set to release their popular
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