Wildlife Myths Program at Bandy Creek Visitor Center on Saturday, June 15
Contact: Sherry Fritschi, 423-286-7275
Contact: Effie Houston, 423-569-9778
There will be a program on "Myths and Misconceptions about Wildlife" at the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area on Saturday, June 15, at 10:00 a.m. (EDT). This program will be held on the back porch of the Bandy Creek Visitor Center.
People of all ages can learn how to keep safe while hiking in areas with potentially dangerous wildlife. Visitors will learn what to do if they encounter wildlife such as bears and snakes.For more information, contact the Bandy Creek Visitor Center at (423) 286-7275.
Did You Know?
In the mid-1990's black bear were released in Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area to study relocation techniques and to determine whether adequate habitat existed in the area. There are now an estimated 40 - 50 bear living in and around the park. More...