News & Events

In the News…
• TDEC Receives $31,500 Grant (Nashville City Paper)
• New Director guides coalition (Knoxville News Sentinel)
• Heritage Corridor would raise region's profile
• State Agencies Work Together To Protect Cumberland Plateau (
• Governor Bredesen calls for protection in the Cumberland Plateau (Governor's Speech)
• Governor Bredesen signs new conservation law in Burgess Falls ceremony
(Herald Citizen fill in key words Burgess Falls Bredesen)
Workshops to provide peek at plateau study (Knox News Sent. 3/27/06)
Alliance for the Cumberlands hopes to acquire new funding for the Cumberland Plateau (Upper Cumberland Business Journal June 2005)

Four Cumberland County sites chosen for Plateau Nature viewing trail

Regional tourism kicks off in 2008- Cumberland Business Journal



2009 Annual Conference Date Set...Mark your calendars!  
The Alliance for the Cumberland 's 2009  Annual Conference will be held on Monday February 23rd.  This year we will be holding the Annual Conference at Fall Creek Falls State Park.  A block of rooms has been reserved for the evening of the 22nd and the 23rd.  

2009 Annual Conference Agenda

Please call 1-800-250-8610 if you wish to reserve a room.  We are currently looking for sponsors and for booth presenters.   
Please contact Katherine Medlock at [email protected] for more details.


The presentations from the 2008 Annual Conference, which was held on
February 25th at Cumberland Mountain State park, can be downloaded here.
If you are interested in the presentations from the 2007 or 2006 Annual
Conferences, please email [email protected]


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