The Transylvania Times -

Proposed Headwaters State Park Gets $3 Million Grant - Brevard NC

 


Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell announced Friday that the proposed Headwaters State Park located at the East Fork of the French Broad River was the recipient of a

$3 million grant.

According to the news release, the East Fork of the French Broad Headwaters project will protect 8,000 acres of working forestland.

This tract connects to more than 100,000 acres of existing conservation lands in North Carolina and South Carolina, including the Jocassee Gorges Management Area, S.C., a 2001 Forest Legacy Program acquisition.

The project will expand the opportunities for public recreation by p...



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