Open A Desolate Place for a Defiant People, the American University archaeologist Daniel Sayers' 2014 book about the maroons who lived in the Great Dismal Swamp
of North Carolina and Virginia, and the caveats leap from the page: "I suspect that..." "We can be reasonably certain that..." "It is also quite possible..." "It would not be particularly outlandish to also suggest..."
The Great Dismal Swamp
, an aptly named wetlands, stretches over 112,000 acres and straddles the border between Virginia and North Carolina, and it featured in the minds and creative imaginations of many eighteenth- and nineteenth-century authors, poets, artists, and writers.
The activities of the maroons in the Great Dismal swamp
('a commons beyond the boundaries of capitalist life' (p46)), whose stories are still neglected in many US history textbooks, were brought to the fore to illustrate this point, but also mentioned was the multiracial resistance during both the Revolutionary and Civil Wars, and since.
That being said, Finney acknowledges that some environmental spaces do not bring about this trepidation because of the historical context and collective memory, such as the Great Dismal Swamp
and American Beach.
"Wizards, Beavers, and Such" is the first volume of a projected three volume series about three fictional characters moving south from the Great Dismal Swamp
, seeking a better place to live.
These buffers helped squelch the proposed construction of the Scotland County landfill and a 1,000-acre landfill in Camden County near the Great Dismal Swamp
. Both projects originated from Raleigh-based Waste Industries USA Inc.
On one hand, No Haid Pawn resembles Virginia's/North Carolina's Great Dismal Swamp
, with its central body of water, Lake Drummond, a space to which slaves would escape and which figures prominently in Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel Dred: A Tale of the Great Dismal Swamp
In which country would you find the Great Dismal Swamp
? Sin Phillips - see Question 9 10.
Norfolk approach control requested assistance from us and another helicopter, Redwolf 201, for a search-and-rescue (SAR) near Lake Drummond in the Great Dismal Swamp
in southeast Virginia.
Some specific topics include reclaiming the Great Dismal Swamp
, the Private Lands Conservation Initiative in Chile, the development of specialized markets for certified nontimber forest products, and fostering intergovernmental partnerships in conservation finance.
Gomez & Day (1982) offer a comprehensive separation of litter production by four to six dominant species in four forest types at the Great Dismal Swamp
, Virginia, that included a cypress swamp.
Nearly 1,500 acres will be added to the Great Dismal Swamp
NWR in North Carolina, Maine's Lake Umbagog NWR will grow by more than 1,100 acres, and 180 acres will be added to Oregon's Tualatin NWR.