Posts by Wild South
Fun Photos – Winter & Spring 2023!
Winter can be chilly in Unaka Mountain Wilderness and on the Nolichucky. Cold weather didn’t stop community cleanup efforts at Chestoa and along Unaka Mountain Road! Wild South has…Read More
Wild South Photos of the Year 2022!
What a great year for community volunteers caring for wild places of the South! In 2022, Wild South coordinated 300 events with the support of over 550 people who love…Read More
Sipsey Fork Wild and Scenic River Video
The Sipsey Fork of the Black Warrior River in northwest Alabama is Alabama’s only Wild and Scenic designated river. Earlier this month, Wild South completed a cleanup and video project…Read More
Wild Wednesday Video Series
Wild Wednesday nature hikes for kids and families This summer, Wild South’s popular Wild Wednesday hikes in the Bankhead National Forest and Sipsey Wilderness are being conducted in the form…Read More
There is no curbside trash pick up in the Sipsey Wilderness
When we know better, we do better. Author – Janice Barrett Four wood nymphs and a troll, as our group was described by Robert Howell, Wild South volunteer, board member…Read More
Adaptation in the Time of Pandemic How Wild South’s work in Alabama has changed – for now.
Once upon a time, in late winter of 2020, the simple and everyday acts of wrestling open the cranky door to our office with bare hands, stopping in at the…Read More
Wild South Store
Wild South is excited to announce the launch of our new store in partnership with Opportunity Center – Easter Seals. The Opportunity Center-Easter Seals is a nationally accredited non-profit organization…Read More
Wild Wednesday Episode 7 – Brushy Lake Recreation Area Part 2
Off the bluff trail and into the creek! Wild Wednesday explorers Andrew, Maggie, Carlos and Anthony join Janice Barrett in discovering what lives in Brushy Creek below the 1930’s Civilian…Read More
Wild Wednesday Episode 6 – Brushy Lake Recreation Area
This Wild Wednesday adventure is dedicated with great love to the memory of our friend Dave Hollaway – Camp McDowell’s Big Dave – who inspired us, entertained us and taught…Read More
Wild Wednesday Episode 5 – Nature Photography on Sipsey Fork
This week’s Wild Wednesday explorers are led by photographer Josh Levesque on the Sipsey Fork in the Bankhead National Forest in northwest Alabama. Join us on this fun adventure with…Read More