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The Nature Conservancy in Tennessee

Fluffy clouds float over a forested mountain valley.
Chestnut Mountain Trees blanket a forested valley at the Bridgestone Nature Reserve at Chestnut Mountain. © Sara Kaplaniak

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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.