NOTICE OF INTENT TO REMEDIATE
Risk-Based RemediationPursuant to Part 8 of Article 9 of Chapter 130A of the General Statutes
Former DuPont Brevard Site
1300 Staton Road
Cedar Mountain, Transylvania County, North Carolina
EPA ID No.…
Our previous post included the public notice for a public hearing on the proposed remediation plan for the 420 acre "donut hole" inside DuPont State Recreational Forest. This tract was originally an industrial site (DuPont) and has been in…
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At the April 19th Annual Meeting for FODF, Forest Supervisor Jason Guidry outlined a user fee proposal to help manage surging growth, pay for needed facility upgrades and protect delicate habitats.
This proposal has been made after consultation…
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RALEIGH – DuPont State Recreational Forest will be closing several trails at the High Falls Access Area to prevent further impacts to blue ghost firefly populations. The closures will take place at night from mid-May through early June.
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The popular waterfalls tour of DuPont waterfalls has been scheduled for Mother's Day Weekend, May 7 & 8th.
DuPont State Recreational Forest
Mother’s Day Tour: May 7 & 8, 2016
Fall Tour: October 8 & 9, 2016
9:00 am - 2:30…
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The Friends of DuPont will celebrate the 15th anni-versary of the state’s acquisition of “The Heart of the Forest” Saturday, Dec. 19, from 1-3 p.m. at the Aleen Steinberg Visitor Center. There will be a special DuPont cake and hot cider,…
Jeff Jenningshttps://dupontforest.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Friends-of-DuPont-Forest-Logo-2019.jpgJeff Jennings2015-12-19 04:33:372017-08-05 10:50:19Friends to Celebrate 15 Year Anniversary of DuPont Waterfalls
Friends of DuPont Forest has partnered with National Geographic to create a Trails Illustrated Topographic Map of DuPont State Recreational Forest. This map includes suggested routes highlighted with descriptions and elevation profiles. Routes…
Jeff Jenningshttps://dupontforest.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Friends-of-DuPont-Forest-Logo-2019.jpgJeff Jennings2015-11-23 00:54:552017-08-05 10:50:19New National Geographic Waterproof Map Released in Cooperation with FODF
October 2, 2015
Dear Friends of DuPont Forest,
I understand that the news story from WLOS that came out earlier this week has raised some questions and concerns about the NC National Guard using the DuPont plant site for a variety of uses.…
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The population of black bears (Ursus americanus) in our state has increased tenfold over the last 30 years, and the current population is estimated to be about 20,000 ani-mals. Not only are they growing in numbers, they are also…
Jeff Jenningshttps://dupontforest.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Friends-of-DuPont-Forest-Logo-2019.jpgJeff Jennings2015-09-28 00:23:252017-08-05 10:50:19Wild Creatures in DuPont - Black Bear, Ravens, and the rare Lichen Grasshopper
Friends of DuPont Forest has published a new 18-page booklet detailing suggested trail routes around the Forest. Because of the crowded trails around the primary waterfalls (High Falls, Triple Falls, and Hooker Falls), this guide focuses…
Check out the Friends of DuPont Forest newsletter to learn more about what's going on in the Forest.
Prescribed Burning in the Forest
A Walk on the Wild Side (Beaver & Wild Turkey)
Unprecedented Turnout for Blue Ghosts
The North Carolina Forest Service page on DuPont State Recreational Forest on DuPont State Recreational Forest is a good resource for official notices, rules, trail closings, and other contact information.