The Appalachian Highlands Science Learning Center is one of the Research Learning centers in the National Park Service. Our goal is to assist researchers providing science to parks while helping to tell the stories of that science.
The Appalachian Highlands Science Learning Center is located in Great Smoky Mountains National Park and provides a space for researcher lodging and education programs. We team up with a large group of partners who assist us in supporting science and education in the southern Appalachian Mountains.
The parks of our network in the Appalachian Highlands are: