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News. Thursday, February 15, 2018

On the Ground Winter 2018: Our Latest News & Notes

Read the latest edition of On the Ground, The Land Trust for Tennessee’s bi-annual newsletter. This issue highlights the commitment and vision of multiple landowners and donors who make our land conservation work across the state possible.

News. Thursday, June 15, 2017

On the Ground Summer 2017: Our Latest News & Notes

Read the Summer 2017 edition of On the Ground, The Land Trust for Tennessee’s bi-annual newsletter. This issue highlights our latest land protection wins and takes a look at out projects in the Southeast Tennessee region during our first ten years in our Chattanooga office.

News. Thursday, April 13, 2017

Window Cliffs State Natural Area Opens to the Public.

On April 7, 2017, the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation held a grand opening for Window Cliffs State Natural Area, a beautiful recreational space within Burgess Falls State Park. The Land Trust for Tennessee partnered with the State of Tennessee to protect the land.

News. Friday, January 20, 2017

2016: A Record Year for Conservation

The Land Trust for Tennessee worked with families and a variety of partners to protect more than 18,400 acres of land in 2016. Here are a few highlights.

News. Thursday, November 10, 2016

PROTECTED: 4,061 acres in Sherwood, Franklin & Marion Cos.

Fall 2017 Update: Sherwood Forest Dedicated to South Cumberland State Park. Summer 2016 Update: Sherwood Forest project earns 2017 Governor’s Environmental Stewardship Award. The Land Trust for Tennessee and The Conservation Fund are excited to announce the protection of 4,061 acres of forestland in Franklin and Marion Counties of the South Cumberland region. November 2016 … Continue reading PROTECTED: 4,061 acres in Sherwood, Franklin & Marion Cos.

News. Wednesday, January 27, 2016

The Land Trust for Tennessee Surpasses 100,000 Acres Protected since 1999!

On December 30, 2015, the last project closed right before the end of the year…and it was one for the books!  We toast to the 16 years of hard work to reach a significant milestone, as we CELEBRATE the protection of OVER 100,000 acres of open Tennessee land since 1999. Cross out the “nearly 100,000”! … Continue reading The Land Trust for Tennessee Surpasses 100,000 Acres Protected since 1999!

News. Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Cumberland Trail – Soak Creek Acquisition

In 2014, The Land Trust for Tennessee and the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation acquired land that to add more than 1,000 acres and 10 linear miles of trail to the Cumberland Trail State Park in Bledsoe, Rhea and Hamilton counties.