Doug's Photo Blog
An offering of images from Charleston, South Carolina, and travels elsewhere.
Monday, August 31, 2015
Appalachian Rain Forest
Smoky Ridges, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee
© Doug Hickok All Rights Reserved
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Much like a temperate rain forest, these verdant mountains
exude moisture in the form of rising mists,
hence the name given to them by the Cherokee...
"place of the blue smoke", which eventually became
the Great Smoky Mountains.
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