News & Events


Under Construction

By Bill Hodge, (soon to be) Executive Director The sounds of hammers and drills have filled the air here at the Southern Appalachian Wilderness Stewards (SAWS) Basecamp for the past few weeks. Walls are going up to create gear rooms and workshops to create an efficient workspace for the future of the SAWS team. The […]

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 Dispatches from the Field


Engaging a New Generation of Stewards

By Nathan Mynatt, Wilderness Ranger As the leaves fall from the trees signaling the season’s draw to a close, I have the chance to look back and evaluate the time I have spent as a SAWS Wilderness Ranger.  Recently, I had the great opportunity of going to Albuquerque for the National Wilderness Conference, a celebration of […]

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