GivingTuesday

GivingTuesday

At a time when we are all experiencing the pandemic, generosity is what brings people of all races, faiths, and political views together across the globe. Generosity gives everyone the power to make a positive change in the lives of others and is a fundamental value...

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Oak Ridge Blueway Position Statement

Oak Ridge Blueway Position Statement

Two Oak Ridge-based organizations, Advocates for the Oak Ridge Reservation (AFORR) and Tennessee Citizens for Wilderness Planning (TCWP), with a combined history of over 70 years of attention to the natural resources of Oak Ridge, would like to share a vision for our...

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A Guide to the Haw Ridge Canoe Trail

A Guide to the Haw Ridge Canoe Trail

RECREATED FROM A GUIDE TO THE HAW RIDGE CANOE TRAIL FOR THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF OAK RIDGE (1992-93) A family flatwater canoeing area without hazards of competition with power boats (mostly in a large, shallow backchannel area); -Abundant wildlife--herons, ospreys,...

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Stay-at-Home Weed Wrangle

Stay-at-Home Weed Wrangle

While most of us are home under a safer-at-home order, there's no better time to tackle the yard and control those invasive plants. Plants like Honeysuckle Vine, Bush Honeysuckle, Privet, Mimosa, and Tree of Heaven (Ailanthus) may be creeping up along the borders of...

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Take the iNaturalist City Challenge April 24-27

Take the iNaturalist City Challenge April 24-27

Here is something fun to do during April 24-27. Participate in the iNaturalist City Challenge 2020. The City Nature Challenge is an international competition between cities to see who can observe the most wildlife in a four-day period. It’s a bioblitz that happens all...

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Oak Ridge Nature Walks Scheduled

Oak Ridge Nature Walks Scheduled

On the Oak Ridge Reservation, located in east Tennessee, over 1100 vascular plants, 72 fish, 34 mammals and over 200 bird species have been observed. The public is invited to nature walks designed to highlight not only the rich flora and fauna diversity of the...

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Upcoming Events

Dec
3
Thu
7:00 pmTCWP Annual Holiday Party@ Zoom
TCWP Annual Holiday Party@ Zoom
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
TCWP Annual Holiday Party @ Zoom
Our annual Holiday Party must go virtual in this pandemic year! Grab a holiday snack and the beverage of your choice, and join us on Zoom between the hours of 7 and 9 p.m. to[...]
Jan
9
Sat
10:00 amWhites Creek Workday@ Whites Creek Small Wild Area Trailhead/Parking Area
Whites Creek Workday@ Whites Creek Small Wild Area Trailhead/Parking Area
Jan 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
TCWP will sponsor a day of trail maintenance work at Whites Creek Small Wild Area in Rhea County at 10 a.m. as part of our ongoing stewardship activities for this TVA Small Wild Area trail.[...]

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