Press Releases

Wild South on Absolutely Alabama!

  Wild South in the News! Tune in this weekend to Absolutely Alabama as Fred Hunter interviews our Alabama Wilderness Volunteer Coordinator, Kim Waites. Listen as she speaks about Wild South and our rich history in Alabama’s natural legacy! Times are as follows… Friday November 17 11:05 p.m. Fox 6 Birmingham Saturday November 18 5:30 a.m. WSFA12…

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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 honored at Saturday’s 8th Annual Wild South Green Gala. At the event, Wild South recognized the winners…

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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 the Roosevelt-Ashe Conservation Awards have been announced for their leadership in conservation in the South during the past year.…

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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, Asheville-based author of The Secret World of Red Wolves: The Fight to Save North America’s Other Wolf, published…

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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 barley wine, Hellbender, which will generate $1 per bottle to Wild South and the hellbender research efforts BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC…

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A child of Bankhead Forest calls for humility, responsibility

Decatur Daily By Catherine Godbey Staff Writer Posted: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 12:15 am Sodden leaves muffled Charles Borden’s steps as he nimbly crossed the land, ducking under fallen limbs and weaving a path between century-old oak and walnut trees. He paused briefly to point out a single yellow wildflower beneath the canopy of leaves.…

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Wild South Announces 2015 Conservation Award Winners

March 23, 2015 Wild South announced the winners of the 2015 Roosevelt-Ashe Conservation Awards Friday night at the 7th Annual Green Gala at The Orange Peel in Asheville. The awards recognize outstanding conservation achievements by journalists, businesses, conservationists, educators and youth across the South. For the first time this year, Wild South also recognized conservation…

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