Some 200 Duval County seventh graders had a very special field trip Wednesday in Freer. The students were taken to the Temple Ranch to learn about nature.
Fort Bragg covers over 160,00 acres and is home to over 57,000 military personnel. If you think extraordinary training and military readiness are incompatible with a environmental protection and sustainability, think again. At Fort Bragg, the longleaf pine forests are flourishing and the training has never been better. Exploring North Carolina will show you this great American conservation story.