WNC Nature Center reaches record attendance in 2013

A whole lot of people visited the WNC Nature Center last year. The Friends of the WNC Nature Center report that 107,949 people visited the Nature Center in 2013, a record-breaking attendance. Last year also saw the completion of several projects and developments at the Nature Center, including a new Red Wolf boardwalk and viewing areas, an improved Red Wolf habitat and the addition of a black ant exhibit in Appalachian Station.

Also, several new play features for kids were added, including an oversized bog turtle, a new “barn chores” play area in the North Carolina Farm and the Arachnid Adventure climbing playground near the wolf habitats. 

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