Re: rubra jonesii in the field

Philip Semanchuk (
Wed, 19 Jul 95 19:41:01 -0400

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> I believe McClure's bog is overseen by The Nature
> Conservancy. If you are planning on heading over to
> McClure's bog I suggest you call the NC field office
> and they can tell you about access.

The word from the North Carolina NC office is that TNC no longer
allows the public (NC members or otherwise) into McClure Bog due
to poaching problems, nor will they give information on other
locations of s. rubra. While I'm not overjoyed to hear this, I
understand their reasoning. :(