Where to Find Those Trees You Sponsored

Where to Find Those Trees You Sponsored

Find out where we are planting those trees you sponsored earlier this year.

Turner Construction Company -- your 100 seedlings were planted at 4891 Lickton Pike along Whites Creek in Nashville on Wednesday, November 12 David Greer, Clark and Charlotte Buchner, Melanie Ladd, Donald Freeman, Jeff Barrie, Michael … [Read more...]

Register Now for Our Annual Holiday Mixer — December 3

Register Now for Our Annual Holiday Mixer — December 3

Register Now for Our Annual Holiday Mixers, Dec. 3 in Nashville and Dec. 10 in Chattanooga

Come join Council staff, board members, volunteers, members and friends as we celebrate the Holiday Season and another successful year working for sustainability in Tennessee.  Complimentary food.  Cash bar. Registration now open. Thank you to … [Read more...]

Puttin’ the Tree in Country — planting events this Fall…

Puttin’ the Tree in Country — planting events this Fall…

Register for November Tree Planting Events...

Let the Tree Planting Season Begin! Come volunteer at one of our upcoming events and experience the joy of tree-planting.  Great exercise.  Meaningful and enjoyable work.  A chance to meet new people and have fun with your friends.  AND -- all … [Read more...]

Council Efforts Improve Drinking Water Supply

Council Efforts Improve Drinking Water Supply

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The Cumberland River provides an important supply of the majority of Middle Tennessee's drinking water.  This month the Council along with ReDiscover East, reached an agreement with PSC Metals to improve its discharge of storm water from its … [Read more...]

Newsletter Highlights…

Newsletter Highlights…

Have you seen our annual newsletter?  Read more about it here...

Have you received our Annual Newsletter in the mail, or have you been given one by a friend?  Either way, this webpage provides you a chance to dig deeper into the information included in our printed newsletter. 1) Donating to the Council … [Read more...]

Council Receives “Friends of Forest Award” from TN Division of Forestry

Council Receives “Friends of Forest Award” from TN Division of Forestry

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The Tennessee Division of Forestry recently honored the Tennessee Environmental Council (the Council) with this year's "Friend of Forestry Award" for the Council's success working with volunteers to plant nearly 100,000 trees since 2007 as part of … [Read more...]

Council is Hiring a Development Director

Job Title: Development Director Status: Full Time Reports to: Executive Director  Salary Range: Commensurate with experience Deadline: Open until filled The Council is growing and strengthening its annual fundraising capacity to … [Read more...]

Highlights from Sustainable Tennessee, Policy and Practice Meeting

Highlights from Sustainable Tennessee, Policy and Practice Meeting

Highlights from 2014 Policy and Practice Meeting

Every year, the Council invites our state's sustainability leaders, thinkers, individuals and organizations to convene and discuss priority issues for the upcoming year and beyond.  The result has been the Sustainable Tennessee Agenda, available for … [Read more...]

Tell Us! Top 10 Sustainability Successes in Tennessee

Tell Us! Top 10 Sustainability Successes in Tennessee

Register Now to attend 8/21 Policy & Practice Meeting in Nashville

We want to hear from you.  Please take a moment to type in your favorite sustainability successes in Tennesse in in the past year.  We will publish the to 10 results in our upcoming ProTECt newsletter coming out this summer. Think of small to … [Read more...]

Highlights and Photos from 10K Tree Day

Highlights and Photos from 10K Tree Day

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It was perfect tree-planting weather Saturday, March 1, as more than 100 volunteers gathered at 10 planting sites throughout Middle Tennessee, shovels in hand, ready to put seedlings in the ground.  Mild temperatures, cloudy skies and enthusiastic … [Read more...]

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