Big South Fork NRRA Kentucky Open House
Contact: Effie Houston, 423-569-9778
Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area will host an open house at the newly renovated Kentucky Ranger Station on Friday, May 4, from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Eastern) at 300 Wilburne K Ross Highway, Stearns, Kentucky. Everyone is invited to stop by and meet with the new Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area management team and Superintendent Niki Nicholas and talk with park staff about ongoing park initiatives. You will have an opportunity to learn more about the exotic hemlock woolly adelgid infestation that is impacting the region's eastern hemlock stands and many other projects that we are currently working on.
Did You Know?
Twelve of the nations 300 species of fresh water mussels are now extinct. Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area currently has 20 documented species, five of which are federally listed as endangered. More...