Category Archives: Talladega National Forest

10+/- Acres and Home Bordering the Talladega National Forest – Sale Pending!

10+/- Acres with 4 Bedroom Home and Barn that joins U.S. Forest Service owned land in the Talladega National Forest. – Under Contract! Beautiful mountain views! Home is located well off the gravel public road leading in. No highways within … Continue reading

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Man’s use of fire to help balance natural world; nothing new

Here is an article I came across from The Wetumpka Herald on the benefits to the pine forest ecosystem of burning.  I think it’s important to get this information out there since so many people think that all forest fires … Continue reading

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Tree Stands and Hunter Safety

The Daily Home published an article on January 29th, that I just ran across and I thought I would pass it along. There have been four fatalities in the State of Alabama this year from falls involving tree stands. There … Continue reading

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Trip Report: Nubbin Creek Trail in the Cheaha Wilderness and Talladega National Forest

Yesterday, I had the opportunity to take my boys and my sister up to the Nubbin Creek Hiking Trail near Shinbone, Alabama.  For those of you that do not know, that’s in Clay County, just a little bit south of … Continue reading

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Seeds of hope arise for American Chestnuts, head of Alabama chapter of American Chestnut Foundation says

I ran across this article on al.com on the American Chestnut.  It looks like we might be making progress in the quest to grow American Chestnut trees again.  I’ve mentioned before on this blog that growing a native species that … Continue reading

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Tracking tourism: Clay County looks to present a new image Read more: Anniston Star – Tracking tourism Clay County looks to present a new image

Great article about tourism in Clay County that appeared in the Anniston Star on October 23, 2010. Tracking tourism: Clay County looks to present a new image by Jason Bacaj Star Staff Writer Anniston Star Oct 23, 2010 DELTA — … Continue reading

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Pinhoti hiking crew learns the relationship between pines, fire

Good Article I ran across in the Anniston Star about the necessity of fire to conserve our natural longleaf pine habitat. by Jason Bacaj Star Staff Writer Anniston Star Oct 17, 2010 COLEMAN LAKE — Long shadows cast by the … Continue reading

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