Forest Service moves ahead with Southside Project

  • Former Nantahala National Forest Supervisor Allen Nicholas, left, engages with a protestor on Nov. 1, 2018 at a protest against the Southside project outside the Forest Service office in Asheville.
    Former Nantahala National Forest Supervisor Allen Nicholas, left, engages with a protestor on Nov. 1, 2018 at a protest against the Southside project outside the Forest Service office in Asheville.
A timber harvesting project on U.S. Forest Service land in Macon and Jackson counties is gearing up to begin after several years of inactivity, prompting renewed resistance from a group of…

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