Middle Fork Broad River Middle Fork Broad River Approximate size: 4,423 acres Old-growth known: 0 acres Europeans first began settling the area between Toccoa and Cornelia in the 1780s. Mount…

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Hikers enjoy the Panther Creek Trail. Photo by Jess Riddle

Panther Creek Panther Creek Approximate size: 13,036 acres Old-growth known: 0 acres North of Toccoa, Georgia, where the mountains meet the Piedmont, Panther Creek and its tributaries have carved rugged…

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A woodthrush tends to its young. Being able to harmonize with itself gives the song of this forest interior species an enchanting, flute-like quality Photo by Randall Pinson – forestlightphoto.com

Tray Mountain Wilderness Extensions Tray Mountain Wilderness Extensions Approximate size: 2,699 acres Old-growth known: 0 acres When the RARE II roadless assessment was completed in 1979, the Tray Mountain Roadless…

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