Tag: A Search for Safe Passage

  1. Stage Is Set for Wildlife Enhancements on Interstate 40

    Stage Is Set for Wildlife Enhancements on Interstate 40 If you’ve traveled Interstate 40 between Asheville and Knoxville lately, you know there is some construction going on not far from the boundary of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. But what exactly is happening? Interstate 40 sees more than 28,500 vehicles per day between Asheville, North Carolina, and Knoxville, Tennessee Read more...
  2. Great Smoky Mountains Association Honored with Two National Awards

    Great Smoky Mountains Association Honored with Two National Awards Great Smoky Mountains Association won national recognition in two categories in the 2022 Public Lands Alliance Partnership Awards, celebrated with a virtual ceremony held Wednesday, April 20. At this year’s event, the Storybook Trail of the Smokies was recognized for Outstanding Public Engagement for Program/Service, and the GSMA- Read more...
  3. The Fates lend their voices to new music video benefiting Safe Passage project

    The Fates lend their voices to new music video benefiting Safe Passage project The Fates — vocalist and guitarist Natalie Karrh, vocalist, pianist and bassist Lexi McGraw, and vocalist and violinist Bella Wells-Fried (left to right) — captured inside the graffiti-riddled tunnel in Unicoi County, TN, that provides their safe passage under the highway in the new music video “Safe Passage: Read more...
  4. Storybook Trail Returns in October with “A Search for Safe Passage”

    Storybook Trail Returns in October with “A Search for Safe Passage” Great Smoky Mountains Association’s most recent book release for younger readers will soon be featured on the Storybook Trail of the Smokies—an initiative dedicated to promoting literacy in nature. A partnership between the park, the University of Tennessee Extension Cocke County Office, and educational park partner Great Smoky Read more...
  5. Coalition launches Safe Passage: The I-40 Pigeon River Gorge Wildlife Crossing Project

    Coalition launches Safe Passage: The I-40 Pigeon River Gorge Wildlife Crossing Project GATLINBURG, TN — Today, February 25, the Safe Passage Fund Coalition officially launched Safe Passage: The I-40 Pigeon River Gorge Wildlife Crossing Project, a collaborative effort to collect data, plan, and help implement wildlife crossings along a 28-mile stretch of highway in western North Carolina and east Tennessee.  The Read more...

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