Category: Friends of the Smokies

Join FOTS for special Overnight Experience, June 25-26

May 29, 2019

Laurel Falls

by Julie Dodd Join other Friends of the Smokies for a special “Overnight Experience,” which will take place on June 25-26 in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. This two-day event includes guided hikes, opportunities to learn more about the Great Smoky Mountains National…

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GSMNP webcams monitor air quality, provide Smokies views

May 15, 2019

webcam at Clingmans Dome, GSMNP

by Julie Dodd The GSMNP webcams are a great way to have a view of the Smokies wherever you are. The webcams also are an important part of how GSMNP evaluates the park’s air quality. “The amount of hits for…

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Kathryn McNeil Endowment funds education specialist for Appalachian Highland Science Learning Center at Purchase Knob

May 10, 2019

Susan Sachs, Paul Super and Kathryn McNeil, June 2014

by Julie Dodd More than 5,000 middle school, high school, and college students come to the Appalachian Highland Science Learning Center at Purchase Knob every year to learn about the nature and science of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park….

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