Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title "After picture" shows same area controlled by pine brush mulching and seeding to Lespedeza sericea. Before picture neg# 5442
Date March 1946
Description Photograph shows a hillside following erosion control operations at Milepost 261 in section 2E of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Daniel W. Levandowsky in March 1946.
Location Location Name: Milepost 261
Parkway Milepost: 261.0
Latitude: 36.315978
Longitude: -81.364937
Creator Individual Daniel W. Levandowsky
Tags Ashe County (N.C.)
Landscape restoration
Sheet erosion
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway