We appreciate your interest and hope you'll have a meaningful and rewarding experience at Kyles Ford. Here are a few online resources to prepare for your visit to the Kyles Ford Preserve:
(For use with the Clinch-Powell RC&D's Wilderness Road CD-Rom)
Check out videos and sound files from the Wilderness Road CD-Rom in the Media Gallery »
Includes Appalachia Cares/ AmeriCorps, Water Wizards, Conservation Camp, and Envirothon.
By staying at River Place on the Clinch, your vacation will help fund and expand habitat conservation efforts in this precious hotspot of biodiversity that is the Kyles Ford Preserve. You will also help us maintain and continue to improve this protected habitat and its species by remembering to Tread Lightly (impact awareness program courtesy of the USDA Forest Service).
Local Appalachian Culture Resources
Local Ecological Information
Freshwater Bivalve Ecotoxicology By Jerry L. Farris, John H. Van Hassel, SETAC (Society)
Grasping for Solutions by Joby Warrick, 2001
More About Freshwater Mussels
4Kids: Fun With Freshwater Mussels