Each year, approximately 2,500 cords of wood are harvested from the Nantahala, Pisgah, Uwharrie, and Croatan National Forests.
Prescribed burning promotes forest health and helps reduce risks to communities
The U.S. Forest Service is revising the Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests Land and Resource Management Plan.
The U.S. Forest Service has established new limits of stay regulations at all Appalachian National Scenic Trail (Appalachian Trail) shelters.
It was my first prescribed burn. After weeks of training... I was finally on the ground – drip torch in hand – ready to apply fire to restore the mixed pine-hardwood forests...
Fees are changing at seven recreation sites in the Nantahala, Pisgah, Uwharrie, and Croatan National Forests for the 2014 season effective May 7.
The children of the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians have a new, environmentally friendly building to learn, play and grow.
Learn how to stay safe when in the national forests this hunting season.
Learn about how hydraulic fracturing fits into revision of the Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests management plan.
The Flintlock Valley Shooting Range in the Uwharrie National Forest has reopened. The range closed in 2010 because of safety concerns regarding stray bullets
Rachel Ingram, volunteer intern for the National Forests in North Carolina, describes her experiences teaching students about safety in the national forests.
Children can enjoy one of America’s favorite pastimes during special events being held this spring in the Nantahala, Pisgah, Uwharrie and Croatan National Forests.
Spring is a great time to visit the national forests in North Carolina and shake off those wintertime blues.
A flash flood is a serious weather event for forest visitors because rising flood water is extremely dangerous—a sudden surge can claim victims in less than one minute.
Be safe when visiting the national forests.