August 2019: How cities like Birmingham, Alabama are unlocking funding for parks and green space

August 2019: Birmingham’s three-mile High Ore Line Trail to Red Mountain Park is now open

August 2019: Grand opening of new trail at Red Mountain Park

August 2019: Freshwater Land Trust names new executive director

July 2019: Improved Cahaba River access site coming to Leeds

July 2019: Carolyn Buck speaks to Trussville Chamber of Commerce

July 2019: Birmingham’s Clairmont Walking Trail is officially open

July 2019: New trail system will connect six cities

June 2019: High Ore Line Trail expansion set to open this summer

June 2019: [VIDEO] Extension to Five Mile Creek Greenway opens in Gardendale

June 2019: Greenway opens in Gardendale

June 2019: Five Mile Creek adds two miles of trail in Gardendale

June 2019: Rare, tiny fish restoring Birmingham’s springs

May 2019: 5 hikes on Birmingham’s Red Rock Trail System, including new section of High Ore Line Trail

May 2019: New trail leading to Red Mountain Park set to open in June

April 2019: Why the health benefits of community parks really can’t be overstated

April 2019: New stretch of rail trail in Gardendale

February 2019: Extension coming to Lakeshore Trail


September 2018: Rust never sleeps

September 2018: Progress along Birmingham’s Village Creek

September 2018: Why you should attend Land Aid 2018

August 2018: Adaptive reuse blossoms in Birmingham with Rotary Trail

August 2018: Give back to your community, join Freshwater Land Trust’s adopt-a-trail initiative

July 2018: Alabama’s unsung hero, the outdoor industry is responsible for 135,000 jobs

July 2018: Streambank restoration in mind for Shades Creek, Cahaba River

June 2018: How 750 miles of trails are connecting Birmingham

June 2018: Freshwater Land Trust “Too Hot To Hike tour” explored three trails last Saturday

June 2018: Watercress darter: Endangered fish found only in Jefferson County

June 2018: “Urban Oasis”: Endangered fish habitat restored at Roebuck Springs in Birmingham

June 2018: Freshwater Land Trust and partners restore watercress darter habitat

May 2018: Kiwanis celebrates 100 years, funds new park at Vulcan

March 2018: Birmingham to modernize, improve transportation network with complete streets

March 2018: Birmingham’s ultimate bucket list, the Red Rock Trail System


November 2017: Endangered Alabama fish expands its range after dam removal

November 2017: Saving one of the rarest fish on earth

September 2017: Interview with Freshwater Land Trust Director Libba Vaughan


November 2016: Birmingham Kiwanis Club commits $4 million to Vulcan Park trail expansion, light show

October 2016: Freshwater Land Trust’s new executive director aims to keep the magic in Birmingham

September 2016: Libba Vaughan of the Freshwater Land Trust: FACES of Birmingham

May 2016: New Birmingham park, bike trail opens on May 7

April 2016: Trails, bike lanes, and sidewalks from Birmingham to Brookside making Red Rock Trail System reality