Archive for category: Conservation Policy

kayak on Tennessee river

Commercial Paddlecraft Rental Rules Pass

Permits and safety briefings now required Last month, the…

Chronic Wasting Disease is Here

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

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.
Tennessee wetlands at sunset

Follow TN’s Roadmap to Better Water

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

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.
fishing in tennessee

Representing Fish & Anglers on State Water Plan

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Tennessee Wildlife Federation was instrumental in former Governor…
tennessee stream

Pushing Back on Exemptions to Aquatic Protections

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The Federation’s conservation policy team regularly tracks…