Spring Road Status
During spring, park roads may close due to ice, especially at high elevation where wet roads can freeze as temperatures drop at night. For road status information call (865) 436-1200 ext. 631 or follow updates at http://twitter.com/SmokiesRoadsNPS. More »
Links to information about fire
Issue 8 > Links to . . .
All about fire and fire management:
Does fire have a role in other ecosystems?
Tree rings and fire
Other topics in this issue
To find more information about volunteering opportunities or internships in fire or forestry, visit these links:
Return to Dispatches from the Field: Issue 8.
Did You Know?
Between 8-10 million people visit Great Smoky Mountains National Park each year, making it the most visited national park in the country.