Outdoors

Scoping Initiated To Evaluate Management, Prevent Spread Of Invasive Carp In Cumberland, Tennessee Rivers

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Nashville District is initiating scoping under the National Environmental Policy Act to evaluate measures and alternatives to manage and prevent the spread of invasive carp in the Tennessee River, Cumberland River, and northern section of the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway as authorized by Section 509 of the Water Resource Development Act of 2020. Officials said, "Through this authority, USACE will implement ... (click for more)

Butterfly framed by Moccasin Bend
Photo by Lia Tipps
Butterfly framed by Moccasin Bend

Free Youth Deer Hung Registration Underway For Opportunity To Record First Harvest

Mystery Plant 689: Sourwood, Lily Of The Valley Tree


Youth between the ages of 10-16, who are hunter safety certified and who have never harvested a deer, are eligible to win a spot in what has become an annual special hunt. The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency will host the hunt in conjunction with the opening day of the 2022 Tennessee Young ... (click for more)

The king was in his counting-house, counting all his money, The queen was in the parlor, eating bread and honey… --Traditional children’s rhyme It's not a dogwood, although it looks somewhat like one, but it does have a little bite. One of the loveliest trees of the eastern ... (click for more)



TDEC Commissioner, Staff Join Conservation Kid To Help Kick-Off River Rescue With Cleanup At Harrison Bay State Park

Mystery Plant 690: Cypress Vine, Red Morning-Glory

Green Thumb Garden Club Meets Oct. 10


Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Commissioner David Salyers and department staff from across the state joined forces with Cash Daniels, the “Conservation Kid” his younger ... (click for more)

Allow me to tell you a few things about some members of the Morning-glory family. There must be nearly 2,000 species in this family, and as native plants, they are distributed pretty much all ... (click for more)

The Green Thumb Garden Club of Ooltewah/Collegedale will meet on Monday, October 10 at 7 p.m. at Chestnut Hall (in the Commons), 4950 Swinyar Dr. in Collegedale. The presenter will be Master ... (click for more)


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