Natural Areas Week
Tennessee Division of Natural Areas will Celebrate Natural Areas Week 2022, beginning April 2nd and continuing through April 10th. The division’s experienced event leaders will be leading outings at designated State Natural Areas across Tennessee, from the escarpment of the Cumberland Plateau at Virgin Falls and across the cedar glades of the Nashville Basin, to the lowlands of the West at Big Cypress Tree, there is an event for everyone. Please join Tennessee Division of Natural Areas staff and partners as they explore, explain and celebrate the wonder of Tennessee State Natural Areas during the 2022 Natural Areas Week.
Want to support your favorite natural area?
Consider donating to show your support for these special places. Donated funds may be used for rare species monitoring, management or reintroductions, or various land management efforts such as prescribed burning or mechanical clearing. They may also be used to enhance visitor infrastructure on Designated State Natural Areas through trail improvements, parking, and access control measures.