Home Archived April 13, 2016
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Habitats
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View southwest from Clingmans Dome. Fontana Reservoir is in the distance.

View southwest from Clingmans Dome. Fontana Reservoir is in the distance. - click to enlarge

Mt. LeConte.

Mt. LeConte. - click to enlarge

Top of Andrews Bald, view toward Thunderhead Mountain.

Top of Andrews Bald, view toward Thunderhead Mountain. - click to enlarge

Clingmans Dome (highest point in the Great Smokies). The effects of clearcut logging and fire are clearly visible on the right; the dead trees are Fraser Fir, killed by the Balsam woolly adelgid.

Clingmans Dome (highest point in the Great Smokies). The effects of clearcut logging and fire are clearly visible on the right; the dead trees are Fraser Fir, killed by the Balsam woolly adelgid. - click to enlarge

Cades Cove, view to southeast.

Cades Cove, view to southeast. - click to enlarge

Cades Cove, view toward Gregorys Bald (hidden in clouds). Friendly resident.

Cades Cove, view toward Gregorys Bald (hidden in clouds). Friendly resident. - click to enlarge

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Plate - Salamander Larvae

 

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U.S. Department of the Interior
U.S. Geological Survey

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