The Unprotected Wildlands of the Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests

The North Carolina’s Mountain Treasures are 41 areas within our Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests that stand out with special conservation and recreation values. The United States Forest Service has begun to revise the management plan for our public forests in Western North Carolina, so we now have an important opportunity to gain better protection for these valuable places. This campaign promotes the Mountain Treasure areas within the new forest plan as The Wilderness Society, our partners, and a growing collaboration of groups are working towards a management plan for Nantahala and Pisgah that reflects today’s diverse needs, uses, and values of our National Forests.

We hope that you will join us to speak up for our public lands and our North Carolina’s Mountain Treasures!

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George Washington Forest Plan Released with Recommended Additions to Wilderness

The new forest plan for the George Washington National Forest in Virginia was released on Tuesday, N...

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