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The Nature Conservancy in Tennessee

A light brown bird rests on a leafless branch.
Song Sparrow Song sparrow emerge to breed after seeing signs of spring. © The Nature Conservancy/Terry Cook

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Since 1978, The Nature Conservancy helped to create or expand 31 state parks and natural areas, 20 state Wildlife Management Areas, and nine national parks, forests and wildlife refuges in Tennessee, in addition to establishing our own system of nature preserves.