Asheville Ecological Services Field Office
Conserving the Nature of America





Bog Learning Network

To help advance the stewardship and management of Southern Appalachian bogs, the Bog Learning Network serves to:

  • *Provide a forum for sharing information and experinces about bog management and conservation
  • *Identify bog managers' key information and resource needs and ways to meet those needs




Steering committee members

Marshall Ellis
N.C. Division of Parks and Recreation

Gabrielle Graeter
N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission

Gabby Lynch
The Nature Conservancy - Tennessee

Mincy Moffett
Georgia Department of Natural Resources

Gary Peeples
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (co-chair)

Ed Schwartzman
N.C. Natural Heritage Program

Adam Warwick
The Nature Conservancy - North Carolina (co-chair)

Jeff Wilcox

Meeting information

May 29-30 - Bog Manager's Meeting - Chatooga Ranger District, Lakemont, Georgia


January 8-9, 2014 - Full Group Meeitng - University of North Carolina at Asheville, Asheville, North Carolina


April 25, 2013 - Bog Manager's Meeting - Kanuga Conference Center, Flat Rock, North Carolina


January 16-17, 2013 - Full Group Meeting - Bent Creek Experimental Forest, Asheville, North Carolina


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Tier 1 monitoring forms


Information about the proposed Mountain Bogs National Wildlife Refuge









Last Updated: November 14, 2012