A field full of pink coneflowers in bloom.
Coneflowers A field full of Tennessee coneflowers at Couchville Cedar Glade State Natural Area © Byron Jorjorian

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Tennessee Publications

Get the latest conservation news from the Volunteer State.

In the News

  • Photinus carolinus, North America’s best-known synchronous firefly species, can be found in the Great Smoky Mountains each summer.

    Firefly Frenzy

    The Nature Conservancy's work in Tennessee benefits a unique firefly species found at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Learn More

  • Red cranberries are nestled among green branches.

    Bogged Down in Shady Valley

    Ken Beck features all of the reasons why we work in Shady Valley for The Wilson Post. Read More

  • A man in a red vest measures a tree.

    Award Winning Work

    The Nature Conservancy won a 2020 Forest Stewardship Council Leadership Award for our partnership with the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture. Read More

  • A man holding a stick stands outside of a cave.

    Tennessee Cave Expert Shines Light on Winged Creatures of the Night

    A feature story highlights the important work and daily escapades of our resident bat expert, Cory "Batman" Holliday. Read More

  • Light filters through a green tree canopy.

    IP Partners with The Nature Conservancy on Sustainable Forestry

    International Paper and TNC partner to develop sustainable forestry practices. Read More

  • talks about the sycamore.

    The Best Time to Plant

    DeSoto Magazine features a unique collaboration between nature and music. Read More

Newsletters and Reports

  • Tennessee Field Notes Summer 2021

    The Nature Conservancy publishes a bi-annual newsletter to share Tennessee conservation news with you.

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  • Tennessee Nature News

    Tennessee Nature News Spring 2021

    Newsletter

    The Nature Conservancy reports on conservation accomplishments taking place in Tennessee.

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  • The Nature Conservancy reports on conservation accomplishments realized during 2020.

    Tennessee Impact Report

    The Nature Conservancy reports on conservation "wins" in Tennessee during 2020.

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  • Tennessee Field Notes Winter 2020

    The Nature Conservancy reports on conservation accomplishments taking place in Tennessee.

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  • Tennessee Nature News Fall 2020

    The Nature Conservancy reports on conservation accomplishments taking place in Tennessee.

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  • Nature Conservancy Magazine Summer 2020

    Feature Story

    A spotlight on our partnership with the University of Tennessee.

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