Archive for category: Conservation Policy

Commercial Paddlecraft Rental Rules Pass

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Permits and safety briefings now required Last month, the…

Chronic Wasting Disease is Here

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Why is a deer disease bad news for all wildlife? Chronic Wasting…

Recovering America's Wildlife Act

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Recovering America’s Wildlife Act will provide Tennessee $20.8 million annually—nationally, $1.3 billion—to keep species from ever becoming threatened or endangered.

Chronic Wasting Disease in Tennessee

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CWD is here. And it’s a major threat to Tennessee’s deer and elk populations, as well as the conservation funding they generate.

Asian Carp

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Asian carp are a serious threat to our aquatic ecosystems, recreation, and economy.

Learn About TVA’s Integrated Resource Plan and Associated Environmental Impacts

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The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) is providing opportunities for public review and comment on its Integrated Resource Plan and Environmental Impact Statement.

Follow TN’s Roadmap to Better Water

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Provide feedback on former Gov. Haslam’s statewide water plan!

Support Permanent Authorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund

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This pillar of conservation is currently unfunded but one bill could fix that.

Representing Fish & Anglers on State Water Plan

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Tennessee Wildlife Federation was instrumental in former Governor…

Pushing Back on Exemptions to Aquatic Protections

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The Federation’s conservation policy team regularly tracks…