The Ecological Effects of Leconte Lodge in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

TitleThe Ecological Effects of Leconte Lodge in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Publication TypeScientific Report
Year of Publication1977
AuthorsNichols, Rosemary
Corporate AuthorsUplands Field Research Laboratory
InstitutionU.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Place PublishedGatlinburg, TN
SubjectsConservation, LeConte Lodge, Mount Le Conte -- Structures, Vegetation monitoring
Description

To provide information for planning and evaluation, field studies were conducted in 1976 to assess the environmental disturbance in and around LeConte Lodge in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. This report summarizes the results of those studies and discusses their implications for ecologically based site management.