We've spent many hours researching the issues discussed on this site. Some of the things we found don't pertain directly to the effort to have a proper review of the proposed development. But we want to share them with you, because we find them interesting and hope you might as well.
I'm sure we'll find more and we will add them here.
"GREEN MEANS GREEN, NOT ASPHALT-GRAY”: STATE PARKS AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE RALEIGH METROPOLITAN AREA, 1936-2016" by Gregory L. Powell
A Ph.D. dissertation that includes local history for a number of our state parks. The chapter on the Eno River Park begins on p. 81 and the West Point Park on p. 96.
"How trees talk to each other" - a TED talk by Suzanne Simard:
"A forest is much more than what you see," says ecologist Suzanne Simard. Her 30 years of research in Canadian forests have led to an astounding discovery — trees talk, often and over vast distances. Learn more about the harmonious yet complicated social lives of trees and prepare to see the natural world with new eyes.