Tennessee Wildlife Federation
| Nov 15, 2013
For nearly 70 years, the non-profit Tennessee Wildlife Federation (TWF) has worked to enhance our state’s wildlife and habitat, to advocate on public policy matters affecting our natural resources, and to create the next generation of sportsmen and women through innovative outdoor youth programs.
Now, the organization has added three respected leaders in business and conservation to its Board of Directors and Advisory Board, respectively. Albert Menefee of Brentwood and William F. “Ric” Wolbrecht IV of Memphis were elected to serve three-year terms at TWF’s Fall Board meeting, and Colin Reed of Nashville was elected to the Advisory Board...
Office of Sen. Lamar Alexander
| Oct 25, 2013
U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement on passage by the U.S. House of Representatives of the Water Resources Development Act, which included a plan similar to his to replace Chickamauga Lock, as well as Alexander’s permanent ban stopping the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from placing physical barriers below dams on the Cumberland River...