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View of the Sampson Mountain Wilderness Addition

Tennessee’s wilderness takes critical step toward protection

April 8, 2014. Senate Committee passage of the Tennessee Wilderness Act (S. 1294) was applauded today by a diverse coalition of hunters, anglers, business owners, faith leaders, outdoor recreationists, and conservationists.

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 Dispatches from the Field

Eastern Michigan students ready to hit the Slickrock Creek trail

EMU Students Give Back to Joyce Kilmer Slickrock

Between February 23 and 28, SAWS hosted 10 students from Eastern Michigan University’s Alternative Break program.  The student group traveled from Ypsilanti, Michigan to Graham County, North Carolina to give back to public lands during their spring break.  The group worked on the Slickrock Creek, Ike Branch, and Joyce Kilmer Loop Trails in the Joyce […]

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