President's Message June 2016


After many years of facing life's challenges, we have an intuitive instinct to apply what some consider the first rule of a scientific investigation - NEVER OVERLOOK THE OBVIOUS!

When this rule is applied in a calm, quiet environment, a person's creative instincts will often surface.

But how would you describe this natural aptitude to your children, grandchildren, friends or even fellow council members?

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Tennessee RC&D Creativity Grant Rules & Guidelines Year 2016

Two (2) Tennessee Resource Conservation and Development Creativity Grant in the amount of $2.500.00 will be awarded to the winning councils judged to have proposed the most creative project which will benefit their community.

Who can apply
Regional RC&D Councils within the State of Tennessee that are current members of the Tennessee RC&D Council.  Click here for an application.

Dates and Deadlines
Applications must be received by June 15, 2016 and Project must be completed and reported by May 30, 2017.

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TACD Convention 2016

72nd TACD Convention

The 72nd TACD Convention will be held February 28 through March 1, 2016, in Chattanooga, TN.  The theme for this convention is "Looking Out for Tennessee's Natural Resources from Lookout Mountain."   Click on the links below for more information: