2020 sochan season sees increases

2020 sochan season sees increases

Our sochan gathering program was featured in The One Feather last month! Click to read the 2020 Gathering Season Report, or see a summary below: The second annual sochan gathering season in Great Smoky Mountains National Park was held from March 1st to May 31st, 2020....
Sahara dust plume coming to Cherokee

Sahara dust plume coming to Cherokee

A dust plume from the Sahara Desert will be arriving in North Carolina this weekend – look out for spectacular sunrises and sunsets! Our Air Quality team will be keeping an eye on their instruments, which should pick up some info on the concentration of “PM10” –...
Wildlife management survey

Wildlife management survey

The Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians is currently working with Responsive Management, a research firm specializing in attitudes toward natural resources and outdoor recreation, to conduct a study about wildlife management in the Cherokee, North Carolina region. As...