finley cane_spring, _big_spring_cove, _great_smoky_mountains_national_park, _blount_county, _tennessee_2, I_AMC7432
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Some Park personnel think this is the "Big Spring" of Big Spring Cove. It certainly flows water in the wet season. There is a healthy population of an Isoetes species (the green around the water). This is an important amphibian breeding site. Here is what it looked like in the early summer:

title finley cane spring, big spring cove, great smoky mountains national park, blount county, tennessee 2
date yyyymmdd hr:mn 2009:08:12 03:41:03
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