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60 Years of National Natural Landmarks
May 17, 2022
60 Years of National Natural Landmarks

May 18th, 2022 marks 60 years of the National Natural Landmarks program, which recognizes sites that conserve America’s rich natural heritage. There are over 600 National Natural Landmark sites...

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Run the AWARE Night Owl 5K
Apr 28, 2022
Run the AWARE Night Owl 5K

The Atlanta Wild Animal Rescue Effort’s (AWARE’s) 5K Run/Walk fundraiser returns on May 7th, taking place at Panola Mountain State Park. A virtual option is also available. Funds from the Night...

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Tour the Flat Rock Archives this Spring
Apr 15, 2022
Tour the Flat Rock Archives this Spring

Flat Rock is one of the oldest Black communities in Georgia. You can tour the Flat Rock Archives with Co-Founder, Johnny Waits, to experience the area’s history first-hand! You can sign up for...

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Monadnock Madness 2022: First to Finish
Mar 21, 2022
Monadnock Madness 2022: First to Finish

Congratulations to our first three Monadnock Madness 2022 Triple Hike Challenge finishers! Jennifer, Ruth and D. Vanessa (not pictured below) completed the Challenge over the first weekend of March...

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Leave No Trace as You Hike
Mar 14, 2022
Leave No Trace as You Hike

Did you know that Arabia and Panola Mountains are home to fragile ecosystems and species found almost nowhere else on earth? That includes a variety of rare and endangered plants, species like...

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Flat Rock Archives Museum Reopens
Mar 12, 2022
Flat Rock Archives Museum Reopens

After a long hiatus due to COVID-19 and renovation work, the Flat Rock Archives museum is back open! With new exhibits describing the history of Black life in the rural South and the significance...

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