Discovering a New Salamander

Biologist Dr. J.J. Apodaca helped identify the rare Hickory Nut Gorge salamander. He’s working with Conserving Carolina to protect its habitat.

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CANCELLED — Hidden Rivers Film at the Tryon Theatre

Join Conserving Carolina for a screening of Hidden Rivers, with a panel of environmentalists to follow. Hidden Rivers is a 1-hour film that explores the rivers and streams of the Southern Appalachian region, North America’s most biologically rich waters. The event is free and open to the public, with a $5 suggested donation at the door.

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If You Plant It, They Will Come

Educator and farmer Kim Bailey grows plants for butterfly gardens. The first time she saw a monarch’s metamorphosis, she says, “Apparently, it changed me, because I got totally hooked on it!

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