- April 29 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Timber rattlesnakes, one of most misunderstood critters, play a critical role in regional ecosystems. As they begin to emerge from their winter dens, join us and our resident rattler to learn a little bit about their fascinating natural history, what to do if you encounter one, and why nature develo...
- May 6 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Mountain wildflowers are one of the defining, and most delightful, features of spring in the Southern Appalachians. BMP’s DoubleTop trail features blooms found nowhere else on the Preserve – join us on a hunt for the greatest hits of spring.
Balsam Mountain Trust loves the AMERICORPS!
Our Conservation Trust for North Carolina AmeriCorps members have allowed us to more than triple our reach to underserved community members in Jackson and Haywood Counties. With a focus on environmental education for elementary school students, we also reach folks through partnerships with local libraries, REACH shelter for domestic violence, and the Latino community.
We would like to ask for your help by contacting your senators and representatives and asking them to protect the AmeriCorps program. Please let them know that you are a constituent and share your own, short personal perspective about why the AmeriCorps, or a program they support, is important to you.