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1346
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Since a 1988 inventory revealed the precarious position of our maritime forests, North Carolina and such private concerns as the Nature Conservancy have made progress in assessing and protecting the remnants; yet hard choices lie ahead.
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1347
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Eight maritime forests on North Carolina's barrier islands are especially important because of their ecological significance and their potential for preservation. These eight have been rated as high-priority sites for preservation efforts.
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Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. Issue , Sept/Oct 1993, p9-10, map Periodical Website
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2005
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Logging interests and conservation groups dispute the best way to manage over a million acres of Western North Carolina's Pisgah and Nantahala National forests.
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Friend of Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 42 Issue 4, Fall 1994, p2-6, il
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2331
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For hikers there is no shortage of trails in the state's forests. With over a million acres of national and state parks, like Stone Mountain and Pisgah, choosing a trail might be more daunting than the actual hike.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 63 Issue 1, June 1995, p16-18, 20-21, il
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5526
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Describes alternative management strategies for forests in Western North Carolina.
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Carolina Planning (NoCar HT 393 N8 C29x), Vol. 18 Issue 2, 1993, p21-24, por
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7697
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Farlow describes two of North Carolina's forests--DuPont State Forest, which stretches across Transylvania and Henderson Counties, and Croatan National Forest, which lies in parts of Carteret, Craven, and Jones counties. Water dominates the landscapes of both forests with waterfalls and lakes in DuPont Forest and rivers and tidal swamps in Croatan. Each possesses a diverse ecosystem, one mountain and one coastal.
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Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 73 Issue 10, Mar 2006, p130-134, 136, 138, il Periodical Website
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10159
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In 1989, the North Carolina General Assembly established the state's coastal reserve system to protect the unique habitat of the maritime forests. Green discusses the importance of the forests, with emphasis on the Bald Head Island forest.
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13217
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North Carolina's most extensive recreation grounds in size and in popularity are its National Forests. Harshaw details the recreational and economic opportunities that abound in North Carolina's National Forests, from camping to swimming, and much more.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 23 Issue 25, May 1956, p10-12, 30, f
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26438
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The US Forest Service is in the process of evaluating the use of various national forests throughout the country as part of the National Forest Management Planning Process.
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Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 24 Issue (27) 4, Apr 1980, p7
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6678
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The North Carolina National Forests are organized into four administrative units. Nantahala is in the southwest, Pisgah in the north, Uwharrie in the Piedmont, and Croatan in the Coastal Plain. Headquarters are in Asheville. Over a million acres of national forests provide a reserve of timber and additional assets of wildlife, watershed protection, and valuable recreation within the state. Strode discusses the demands the state's increasing population will make over the next twenty-five years on the forests' ability to provide recreation, hunting, fishing, wood, and water.
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169
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Old-growth forests in North Carolina can be found in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, along the Blue Ridge Parkway, in the Nantahala National Forest, and in Pisgah National Forest.
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