Build it and they will come
Nov22

Build it and they will come

Back in spring of 2011 I wrote about a wetlands restoration project at Lake Junaluska – http://www.smokymountainnews.com/archives/item/3686-a-perfect-fit. Candace Stimson, in order to fulfill her Low Impact Development degree at Haywood Community College, unearthed Suzy’s Branch behind Jones Cafeteria and created about 100 feet of free-flowing stream and wetlands. I came upon the project innocently enough – birding one morning...

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A perfect fit
Apr07

A perfect fit

The planets must have been in alignment when Buddy Young, director of residential services at Lake Junaluska and Candace Stimson, Low Impact Development (LID) student at Haywood Community College became acquainted. Stimson and her LID 112 class began working with Lake Junaluska on stream bank enhancement, storm water runoff and erosion problems last fall. Stimson was looking for a capstone project for her Associate’s Degree in LID and...

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