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Great Smoky Mountains National Park celebrates 75 years

...Appalachian pride echoed from the summits of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park on Wednesday as America's most-visited...on behalf of President Barack Obama to celebrate Great Smoky Mountains National Park, to honor our ancestors who left...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/03/bus_546781.shtml
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Scientists search for new life in Smokies

...for uncharted life in the Great Smoky Mountains. A 16-year-old who is...Biodiversity Inventory of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Since it began...the nonprofit Friends of the Great Smoky Mountains and the Great Smoky Mountains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/02/tec_330875.shtml
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Park sees elk population grow

...150 years, visitors to the Great Smoky Mountains are catching glimpses of one...within the 510,000-acre Great Smoky Mountains National Park. "This project...Kentucky and other states. The great Smoky Mountains National Park, which attracts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/25/out_354901.shtml
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Ozone study launched in Smoky Mountains

...launching a research program to measure the ozone in the Great Smoky Mountains on the Tennessee-North Carolina border. The National...operating ozone monitors, will be installed in Great Smoky Mountains National Park for the first phase of the study...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/10/tec_265374.shtml
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Kirby: No matter the spelling, crape myrtle thrives here

...according to a card from Pat Becton.Bob and Lina Herring, of Hephzibah, were having a wonderful time in the Great Smoky Mountains, where the leaves were beautiful.Norman Taylor and Margaret Jewett Taylor sent two cards from the hills around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-06/kirby-no-matter-spelling-crap
Twelve Money-Saving Tactics for Disney World

...vacation through the south, including a long stop in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, a large chunk of a day in Savannah...from the north, do what we did and check out the Great Smoky Mountains. If you want free stuff in Orlando itself, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2014-07-20/twelve-mo
Elk experiment in Smokies popular with tourists

...traditional roadside celebrities of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, but the competition...Foundation, Parks Canada, Great Smoky Mountains Natural History Association...into Cataloochee valley.The Great Smoky Mountains National Park, which attracts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2012-09-01/elk-experiment-smokies-p
National parks buck trend of cleaner air

...in seven of 24 national parks measured, from the Great Smoky Mountains in North Carolina and Tennessee to Denali in Alaska...national parks, ozone problems worsened the most in Great Smoky Mountains and Shenandoah in Virginia, with each seeing increases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/28/tec_289442.shtml
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June brings influx of postcards from points far and near

...gargoyles at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.Kayla Rayburn, 15, of Hephzibah, sends a card from the Great Smoky Mountains and reports, "I got chased by a bear!"Former Augustan Adam Folk sends a card showing the Great Lakes Sand Dunes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-27/june-brings-influx-postcards-
Demand for power requires options

...takes most of his trips during the winter. When he does hike in the summer, he checks for smog alerts in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. "That tells me where I want to go and to what height," said Mr. Barger, of Knoxville, Tenn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/06/met_380426.shtml
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