Dispatches from the Field: Cultural Resources
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
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Did You Know?
An experimental program to reintroduce elk to the park was begun in 2001. Elk once roamed the Smokies, but were eliminated from the region in the mid 1800s by over-hunting and loss of habitat. Other animals successfully reintroduced to the park include river otters and barn owls. More...