Environment & Conservation

TDEC Promotes Sustainable Holiday Decorating

Friday, December 12, 2014 | 09:10 am

Sustainable decorations can reduce environmental impact during the holiday season

NASHVILLE – The holiday season can be a time for increased waste and consumption of natural materials, and Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation is promoting sustainable decorating tips to help reduce the season’s environmental impact.

Tennessee State Parks Junior Rangers Make Holiday Visit to the Tennessee Residence

Saturday, December 06, 2014 | 07:30 pm

Event invites Junior Rangers to the Tennessee Residence for educational program and decoration viewing

NASHVILLE –Tennessee State Parks Junior Rangers from across the state today visited Tennessee’s Home for the Holidays open house at the Tennessee Residence to participate in a special holiday event. More than 30 Junior Rangers and their families were in attendance. They toured the residence decorated for the holidays and enjoyed games, a puppet show, and State Parks’ birds of prey and snake programs.