Archive for category: Public Lands Transfer

father and son fishing on a dock

Legislative Updates from Tennessee’s Capital

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Tennessee Wildlife Federation was founded on the principle…
recreation zone map tennessee

You are the Key to Keeping Public Lands in Tennessee

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Tennessee is home to approximately 2.4 million acres of public…
Great blue heron

Knoxville’s Public Lands Leadership

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Opinion article by Michael Butler, CEO of Tennessee Wildlife…
Eastern painted turtle

This land is our land, if we protect it

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Opinion article by Michael Butler, CEO of Tennessee Wildlife…
Elk Tower Tennessee

Public Lands Large and Small Benefit Tennesseans

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If you ignore things that don’t have a simple price tag, it is still obvious that public lands benefit everyone.
Fireflies in Cades Cove

Fireflies Illuminate the Value of Public Lands

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Last month, The Washington Post wrote a great travel article…
Natchez Trace Garrison Creek

National Trails Day: From Natchez Trace to Pacific Crest Trail

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Natchez Trace—the name represents a rich evolution of natural, human, and U.S. histories spanning millennia

Providing Leadership for our Natural Treasures

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Opinion article by Michael Butler, CEO of Tennessee Wildlife…
buck in cades cove

Why the West’s Public Lands Battle is Important to Tennessee

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By Michael Butler, CEO of Tennessee Wildlife Federation If…

A quiet but effective conservation tool – the Antiquities Act

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By Michael Butler, CEO This past week some of our closest…