Plants and Animals in the Smoky Mountains


Lesson 2. Smoky Mountain National Park Ranger Presentation(1 day)

The students will take a field trip to Clingmans Dome in the Smoky Mountain National Park. While there, the students will:

1. Take a ranger led hike to the top of Clingmans Dome.

2. Learn about how pollution from other areas of the country are effecting the plant life in the Smokies.

3. Learn how the introduction of non-native plant and/or animal species can effect native plants and animals. Parks as a Classroom Website




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