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Sound: Sleepy Gap, Blue Ridge Parkway (Ambient)

Sleepy Gap, The Sound Of


Just a few miles outside of Asheville, headed toward Pisgah, there is small trail at the Sleepy Gap pull-off. It is astonishingly beautiful in the way that all births are “miracles”, but if it were a baby, it might not be endlessly cooed over. 183 more words


The Wilderness ~ Life Lesson #5

The forest belongs to no one, except itself.

Just like everyone else,

It just wants to be left alone.


Maybe Wilderness Should Manage Wilderness Zones

Beginning this week I am going to publish some columns on wilderness. Hope you will find them interesting.

            At the same time the U.S. Census declared in 1890 that the continental United States no longer contained any wilderness, the first attempts were being taken to preserve it. 621 more words


Dholes on a Kill

A lot happens in the deep reaches of the Bandipur Tiger Reserve. The food chain doesn’t stop functioning just because we fail to be around to witness it.  272 more words