Don’t miss this article from founder Carol Ruckdeschel, originally published on Blue Ridge Outdoors, on Sept. 27, 2019.
Article: Rockets Over Cumberland?
Hikers endangered by proposed spaceport next to Cumberland Island National Seashore
Hikers in the Cumberland Island National Seashore may soon find themselves setting up camp below a rocket trajectory. From a site five miles away on the adjacent mainland, private companies will be launching rockets, with no established track record, directly over Cumberland Island—the country’s largest and wildest barrier island national park and a United Nations Global Biosphere Reserve.Carol Ruckdeschel