An Overview of Pisgah, Nantahala Forest Plan Draft
Last updated 3/30/2020 at 4:50pm
By David Whitmire
In the Nantahala/Pisgah Forest Proposed Plan Revision, Transylvania County lies within two geographic areas (GAs) – the Pisgah Ledge and the Highland Domes. The proposed plan and draft environmental impact statement (DEIS) were released on Feb. 14, containing more than 2,000 pages of documents. Just knowing the names of these two GAs is a good place to start.
Unfortunately the Monday, March 16, public meeting with the U.S. Forest Service at the Transylvania County Library was cancelled. For those wanting an introductory view of the plan, a great place to start is...