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Wildlife under-, overpasses in works for interstate highway adjacent to Great Smoky Mountains NP

PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (WZTV) — An effort is underway to implement overpasses and culverts to provide safe passage for wildlife in the Great Smoky Mountains area at the Tennessee-North Carolina border.

After years of research, the I-40 Pigeon River Gorge Wildlife Crossing Project was launched by the Safe Passage Fund Coalition last week.

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