The Tennessee Wilderness Act

Introduced in both the Senate (S.973) and the House of Representatives (H.R. 2218) legislation is in place to protect up to 20,000 acres of the Cherokee National Forest.

Take Action Now!

  • Contact Senator Alexander, Senator Corker and Congressman Phil Roe and thank them for their leadership regarding this important legislation – the Tennessee Wilderness Act!
  • Contact your Congressional Representative and urge him/her to support the Tennessee Wilderness Act! Click here to find your Representative.

Tennessee’s Congressional Delegation

Rep. Phil Roe (R), 1st District

Rep. Phil Roe (R), 1st District

Rep. Chuck Fleischmann (R), 3rd DistrictRepresentative Chuck Fleischmann (R), 3rd District

Senator Lamar Alexander (R)Senator Lamar Alexander (R)

Senator Bob Corker (R)

Senator Bob Corker (R)

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  • Distribute materials, lead outings, host meetings or letter writing parties
  • Invite Tennessee Wild to speak to your club, civic group, organization or business

Please contact Laura Hodge for more information about Tennessee Wild.