TCWP (Tennessee Citizens for Wilderness Planning) is dedicated to achieving and perpetuating protection of natural lands and waters by means of public ownership,
legislation, or cooperation of the private sector. While our first focus is on the Cumberland and Appalachian regions of East Tennessee, our efforts may extend to the rest of the state and the nation. TCWP's strength lies in researching information pertinent to an issue, informing and educating our membership and the public, interacting with groups having similar objectives, and working through the legislative, administrative, and judicial branches of government on the federal, state, and local levels.
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TCWP sponsors outdoor activities and informational programs.
TAKE THE STATE PARK SURVEY BEFORE JANUARY 30!
Frozen Head State Park - Future Upgrades Survey
We need your input! Tennessee State Parks is interested in finding out what park visitors think about Frozen Head State Park's current condition for consideration of future upgrades, in addition to their thoughts on amenities, recreation activities and the various services they seek when selecting a park to visit. The survey will be available through Friday, January 30, 2015.
The survey contains up to 16 questions, taking approximately 10 minutes to complete. All responses are anonymous and will be used to potentially make changes at Frozen Head State Park or at other state parks -- helping us deliver a better product and elevating our level of customer service.
Take the survey
Support TCWP through your Kroger purchases
TCWP is now enrolled in the Kroger Community Rewards Program. TCWP supporters are encouraged to register online at krogercommunityrewards.com. Registration requires one to sign on to Kroger’s web site and establish a password through the Sign Up Today New Customer box.
With your password, click on Edit Kroger Community Rewards information and input your Kroger Plus card number. Then enter TCWP’s number, which is 26906.
Once this process is completed, every time your Kroger Plus card is used on check-out, TCWP will receive a credit. Kroger will send TCWP a check each quarter that reflects a percentage of all purchases made by TCWP shoppers.
For help navigating the registration process, please call Sandra at 865. 583-3967. Thanks to everyone for supporting TCWP when you shop at Kroger.
DATES OF INTEREST TO TCWP FOLK
Tuesday, Jan. 20—TCWP Newsletter Snail Mail Prep Day
Sat., Jan. 24—Sat., Jan 31—Wilderness Wildlife Week
Thursday, Feb. 12—Mac Post's presentation on e-Mammal project
Thursday, Feb. 19—TCWP Board Meeting
Saturday, Feb. 21—Alley Ford (segment of Cumberland Trail) Clean-up
Saturday, March 7—Oak Ridge Cedar Barren Clean-up
Thursday, March 19—TCWP Board Meeting
Saturday, March 28—Obed River Clean-up from Rafts
Saturday, April 11—Wildflower Greenway Tour and Clean-up
Saturday, April 11—Big South Fork Clean-up from Rafts
Thursday, April 16—TCWP Board Meeting
Saturday, April 25—Earth Day Oak Ridge
For more information, call TCWP Executive Director Sandra at 865-583-3967, or send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may donate securely to TCWP with your Credit Card by clicking on the DONATE button below
( Your monthly Credit Card Statement will mention PayPal, not TCWP.)