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Bridgestone Gives 6,000 acres of Cumberland Plateau Forest Land to Nature Conservancy

The Tennessean
April 25, 2018

Nashville Waterways Deserve Protection

The Tennessean
December 08, 2017

This family owns a Tennessee timber business. Why they're using a new conservation program to save it.

The Tennessean
November 03, 2017

Downtown mural honors local waterways' contributions to Nashville

The Tennessean
October 30, 2017

Plants As Friends

Murfreesboro Daily News Journal
September 20, 2017

How Nature Changed Sally Palmer's Life, and Ours

Knoxville News Sentinel
September 20, 2017

Funding Now Available to Improve Clinch-Powell Water Quality

Kingsport Times News
September 20, 2017

Tennessee Conservation Scientist: 'In Nature You Are Never Alone'

The Tennessean
September 17, 2017

Readers Digest Names Walls of Jericho a Top 20 Hike in America
September 17, 2017

Roaring River Dam Removal Proves to Be Successful

September 08, 2017

Live Green Tennessee: Roaring River Dam

September 04, 2017

Sport Meets Science: German Swimmer Raises Awareness of American Water Quality

WKMS Public Radio
August 29, 2017

Walls of Jericho Trail Makes Readers Digest Top 20

Florence Courier Journal
August 24, 2017

Crews Remove Roaring River Dam

August 02, 2017

Roaring River Dam Busted

Cookeville Herald-Citizen
August 02, 2017

Roaring River Dam to Be Removed in a Joint Effort

Roane County News
July 31, 2017

City's Historic Neighborhood Features 'Singing Trees'

The Shelby Sun Times
May 03, 2017

Sen. Bill Frist & Terry Cook: Here's how we can make every day Earth Day

The Tennessean
April 21, 2017

Workshop to Address State's Needs for Firewood Producers

Paris Post-Intelligencer
March 29, 2017

Katherine Medlock: Controlled Burns Have Important Role

Knoxville News Sentinel
March 25, 2017

Charles McQueen - Working to preserve the land he loves in Shady Valley

Mountain City Tomahawk
March 22, 2017

A Decade-Long Negotiation Will Save Nearly 7 Square Miles of Cumberland Plateau Land

WPLN Public Radio
January 13, 2017

New iCreek Web Tool Tracks Health and Status of Local Waterways

Green Hills News
September 07, 2016

Nonprofits Put $100K Toward Eradicating Fungus Killing Bats

Knoxville News Sentinel
August 25, 2016

A Tennessee group is fighting the fungus that causes white-nose syndrome in bats

Chattanooga Times Free Press
August 24, 2016

Little Green Bug Big, Expensive Problem

The Cookeville Herald-Citizen
July 26, 2016

Tennessee's Revised State Wildlife Action Plan Receives Federal Approval

The Chattanoogan 
July 08, 2016

Gift of Mountain Land in Shady Valley Honors a Departed Nature Conservancy Board Member

Mountain City Tomahawk
June 30, 2016

Soak Creek Becomes State's First Scenic River in 15 Years

Columbia Daily Herald
June 16, 2016

Tennessee State Parks Issue Firewood Notice

Chattanooga Times Free Press
May 29, 2016

Concert at Coolidge Park Launches 'If Trees Could Sing' Campaign

Chattanooga Times Free Press
April 21, 2016

Educational Campaign Adds Interactive Signs to Trees As Part of Earth Day

Chattanooga Times Free Press
April 18, 2016

Who Speaks for the Trees? Musicians Do!

Nashville Zoo Blog
February 19, 2016

Research That Could Benefit Smokies Bats Continues

Maryville Daily Times
October 24, 2015

Kathy Mattea: If Trees Could Sing

International Music Network
August 31, 2015

Tech helping to spread the word about trees in two Knoxville parks

WBIR-TV Knoxville
July 15, 2015

Trees in Two Knoxville Parks Sing About Their Importance

WATE-TV Knoxville
July 15, 2015

Endangered Crayfish Protected by Dam Removal

The Tennessean
June 18, 2015

Owl's Hill Brings Musicians and New Tree Sign Program to Its Trails

The Tennessean
April 22, 2015

Richland Creek Dam to be Removed to Improve Water Quality

WSMV-TV Nashville
Rivers & Lakes
October 22, 2014

Musicians Contemplate If Trees Could Sing

Mother Nature Network
October 22, 2014

Outdated Dam on Richland Creek Set for Removal

The Tennessean
October 21, 2014

Musicians Talk Favorite Trees at Centennial park

October 17, 2014

Nashville by Nicole: If Trees Could Sing

WRLT - FM100 Nashville
October 16, 2014

Nashville Musicians Give Trees a Voice

The Tennessean
September 19, 2014

Reba McEntire, Will Hoge, Big Kenny Sing Trees' Praises

The Tennessean
September 18, 2014

Tennesseans Try to Save Bats From a Deadly Fungus

The Tennessean
July 19, 2014

Nashville Aims for Cleaner Streams

The Tennessean
Rivers & Lakes
July 09, 2014

Let's Help Preserve Tennessee's Trees

The Tennessean
April 04, 2014

TVA Helps Protect Duck River with Conservation Easement

Marshall County Tribune
Rivers & Lakes
November 13, 2013

Scientists Build Cave to Help Save Bats

CBS Evening News
October 25, 2012

Building a Bat Cave to Battle a Killer

The New York Times
September 24, 2012

Zoo Goes to Bat for Endangered Bats

Memphis Commercial Appeal
April 21, 2012

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