Asheville Citizen-Times reports:
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...The residents of the WNC Nature Center helped draw 92,000 human visitors in 2011, a record attendance since the center opened in the mid-1970s on a hilly site in East Asheville. ...
Membership in the Friends of the WNC Nature Center is also up ... with some 2,700 family households, or roughly 18,000 members, which is up 500 families over the previous year[said Kimberly Brewster, executive director of the Friends of the WNC Nature Center.] ...