Category Archives: pine savanna

Hello! We are still here!

It has been quite a while since the last post in September, but now with monitoring season behind us and fire season roaring away I have found a moment for an update on all of it. Monitoring season finished without issue, … Continue reading

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Fall Interns Are Rolling In!

So every year around this time we get a fresh crop of interns from our local academic institution UNCW.  The Environmental Studies program at UNCW offers a practicum program where students can intern for an organization and receive credit.  We … Continue reading

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Green Swamp Spring 2013

There is hardly any other place on earth like the Green Swamp in the Spring.  Cool breezes blow the tall longleaf pine trees and the warm sun wakes up the carnivorous plants and orchids…it is truly amazing.  Have a look … Continue reading

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What’s happening now!

Oh man, there are so many things going on in the Southeast Coastal Plain these days I just don’t know where to begin! Let’s start with fire.  We have been burning up a storm.  The weather conditions have been in our … Continue reading

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Photos From The Fire Line

Here we are in the midst of fire season in the Southeast Coastal Plain and I would just like to share with you some photos from the fire line.  These were taken in the Green Swamp on 1/22.  Enjoy!! Don’t forget … Continue reading

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Fire Season Begins!

Happy New Year!  It’s been a while since my last post, the holidays and vacation being reason for my slacking, but rest assured 2013 will be full of exciting news from the Southeast Coastal Plain, starting with FIRE SEASON! With the … Continue reading

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Help from a local photographer

The word has spread around the region about our Venus flytrap campaign to raise money for a comprehensive survey of the plant in our Green Swamp preserve. You can read all about our Sci Fund Venus flytrap project here.  We are … Continue reading

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