The Southern Appalachian Forest Coalition protects and

restores the wildlands, waters, native forests, and

ecosystems of the Southern Appalachian landscape.


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Sign up for SAFC’s November 10th Old Growth Hike!

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SAFC receives the first natural-heritage project grant ever awarded by the Appalachian Trail Conservancy!

Our latest newsletter, Across Our Mountains – Autumn 2007

Read the latest on federal funding for conservation lands.

National Forest Planning Resource Guide, by SAFC intern, Audrey Beres.

North Shore Road - After decades of controversy, the end may be in sight. The National Park Service has released its Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS).  The statement calls for a monetary settlement to Swain County as its preferred alternative.

I3logoAn interstate highway wider than three football fields is on the fast track for the north Georgia, western North Carolina, and Tennessee mountains. SAFC is a partner of the Stop I-3 Coalition!