• Approximately 1,500 black bears live in the national park.

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Dispatches from the Field: Cultural Resources

Primitive Baptist Church in Cades Cove.

Cultural resources include the buildings, landscapes, sacred places, artifacts, and stories of the Smokies' past.

NPS photo by Ben Zank.

Resource Roundup: Scan highlights of scientific projects and findings for Winter, 2009

Meet the Managers: Cultural Resources

Focus On… The park's past

  • NPS Profile: Uncovering the past WATCH THE PODCAST
  • Partner Profile: Documenting Elkmont
  • Links to… information about cultural resources & archeology, further research, and volunteering opportunities
  • And for those in school… information about education & experience needed to become an expert in cultural resources and archeology

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