Archive for March 2018

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 events. Saving Spruce Facebook Event The Search for the Rusty Patched Bumble Bee…

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Borden Creek Campsite Clean-up

  We all love a campfire but with them comes a great deal of impact and resource damage. Wild South recently completed a campsite inventory project on trail 200 (Borden Creek) and the west side social trail. Campsites were inventoried and impact was measured. Data will be used to help with management plans for this…

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Hike in Bankhead National Forest, March 31

Join Wild South for a hike in the Bankhead National Forest Saturday, March 31 9:00 a.m. Wild South office, 552 Lawrence Street, downtown Moulton, Alabama Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Advance registration is required.  Please include your phone number when you sign up. Gillespie Creek and Indian Tomb Hollow Leader:   Julia Bright Distance: 3.5…

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Wild Wednesday Spring Break hike in Bankhead National Forest, Mar. 28!

A spring break nature hike for kids and families in the Bankhead National Forest Wednesday, March 28 9:30 a.m. Wild South office at 552 Lawrence Street, downtown Moulton, Alabama Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Advance registration is required. Destination:  Kinlock Shelter and Kinlock Falls Leader:  Janice Barrett, Wild South staff Distance:  1.5 miles roundtrip…

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Botanical hike with Kevin England in Sipsey Wilderness, March 31

Botanical hike on Thompson Creek, Sipsey Wilderness Saturday, March 31 9:00 a.m. Wild South office, 552 Lawrence Street, downtown Moulton, Alabama Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Group size is strictly limited to 10 and advance registration is required. Leader:  Kevin England Distance:  5 miles, roundtrip Level of Challenge:  Moderately challenging If you have an…

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Wildflower hike in Bankhead National Forest, March 24

Wild South’s first wildflower hike of spring! This hike is full.  Contact janice@wildsouth.org to get on the waiting list. Indian Tomb Hollow, Bankhead National Forest, Alabama Saturday, March 24 9:30 a.m. Wild South office at 552 Lawrence Street, downtown Moulton, Alabama  Sign up at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166.  Group size is limited and advance registration is…

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Trashy Tuesday – Join us in the Bankhead National Forest

Join us for Trashy Tuesday! Roadside cleanup on Highway 33 Tuesday, March 13 8:30 a.m. Black Warrior Work Center, Hwy. 33, Bankhead National Forest at the Central Lookout firetower located about 10 miles south of Moulton on Highway 33. Sign up or get more information at janice@wildsouth.org or 256-974-6166. Wild South’s Trashy Tuesdays are scheduled for the second…

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Helping Hands Volunteer Work Day, March 17

Chinese privet control on Thompson Creek in the Sipsey Wilderness Saturday, March 17 Sign up at 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. Here are the details: Meet at the Wild South office in Moulton (552 Lawrence Street, downtown on the courthouse square) at 8:30 a.m.,…

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Outdoor Gear Yard Sale

  Quit drooling over gear and come on down to Wild South’s Alabama office on Sunday, April 29 where you will have a chance to purchase gently used outdoor gear and clothing for awesome, second hand prices. Wild South, 552 Lawrence Street, Moulton, AL 35160 Sale begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 3:00 p.m.…

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