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Chuck Sutherland
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Middle Tennessee naturalist
Middle Tennessee naturalist

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Cleanup and Graffiti Removal at Black Mountain
It's infuriating to any decent human that some fools find beautiful places and destroy them. Case in point, Black Mountain, a rock town in Cumberland County, and a segment of the Cumberland Trail State Park has been a location growing in popularity with the...

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Landslide on Gee Creek
While hiking in the South Cherokee National Forest and Wildlife Management area this weekend I observed what appeared to be a fresh landslide. I was excited at the chance to look closely at this and document a fascinating geologic event. The location of the...
Landslide on Gee Creek
Landslide on Gee Creek
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This weekend I hiked two short, beautiful trails in South Cherokee National Forest / Wildlife Management Area in Polk County, Tennessee. Waterfalls, flowers, and a recent landslide were among the things I saw and photographed.

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Being nestled in the mountains of the Blue Ridge in Townsend, Tennessee, this was an ideal location for the Great Smoky Mountains Hot Air Balloon Festival. With mountains as a backdrop to the sunset and glowing balloons, it provided some wonderful photographic opportunities.

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Oddities of Official Place Names of the United States
There are 2,278,005 registered place names in the United States.  The average length of a place name is 19.46 characters.  The average number of words in a  place name is 2.89. At 117 characters, the longest official place name of the United States is Cente...

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Breakdown Palace Cave
On June 8th of 2008 in a torrent of rain, myself, Dr. Hugh Mills, and Quentin Jones ascended the mountain on which Breakdown Palace Cave is located. This was my third trip up these steep slopes. I hoped to entice someone, anyone to go into the cave with me ...
Breakdown Palace Cave
Breakdown Palace Cave
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Cedar Ridge Crystal Cave
This is mostly macro work that I did at Cedar Ridge Crystal Cave. I experimented with extension tubes shooting water drops at the end of soda straws. The photos aren't as crisp as I would like. Next time I will use a different lens. If anyone sees this, let...
Cedar Ridge Crystal Cave
Cedar Ridge Crystal Cave
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This is mostly macro work that I did at Cedar Ridge Crystal Cave. I experimented with extension tubes shooting water drops at the end of soda straws. The photos aren't as crisp as I would like. Next time I will use a different lens. If anyone sees this, let me know what you think. :)

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It was a productive weekend full of storms and lightning. Sunset Rock near Sparta, Tennessee is my favorite place to shoot approaching storms from.

#SpartaTN #WhiteCounty #Tennessee #WhatDoUC #UCTN #KelliAndChuckAdventures #ImNeverLostImJustCollectingData

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