Along with the welcomed growth that Tennessee is experiencing in the past decade, sprawling development and increased population is eating up our open green spaces vital to farming, outdoor recreation, sense of place and keeping our air and waters clean.
The Land Trust for Tennessee along with its extended family of supporters is taking responsibility for strategically balancing growth by working hard to protect these special places for the economic prosperity and public health of Tennessee communities. Please join us.
Fact: Urban growth projections indicate that across the state an additional 2.5 million acres of land could be urbanized in the next 50 years causing us to lose prime forests, pastures and farmlands.
The many ways you can get involved with The Land Trust for Tennessee vary as greatly as the types of lands we help protect. Here are 3 ways you can get involved:
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