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Discovering Life in The Smokies

by Shawn Poynter People flock to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park to gawk at Ursus americanus (black bear), Cervus canadensis (elk), and Haliaeetus leucocephalus (bald eagle). And for good reason, they’re amazing animals. But a group of scientists hope you will also pause long enough to appreciate a few lesser known species. For example, […]