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Cumberland River Compact

April 2019

An Untold Story of Bridgestone Nature Reserve: Chestnut Mountain

April 4 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cumberland River Compact, 2 Victory Ave, Ste 300
Nashville, TN 37213 United States
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In June 2018, Bridgestone Americas, Inc. donated nearly 5,800 acres to The Nature Conservancy. The BridgestoneNature Reserve at Chestnut Mountain is an iconic landscape located on Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau, a region of extraordinary conservation significance due to high terrestrial, aquatic and subterranean biodiversity. However, early plans for Chestnut Mountain included a resort and a world-class golf course designed by Jack Nicklaus. Hear the story of how of the world’s largest tire manufacturer and the world’s largest conservation organization teamed up…

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River Talk – Hidden Rivers: A Film Screening and Discussion

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Montgomery Bell Academy, 4001 Harding Pike
Nashville, TN 37205
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Join the Cumberland River Compact for the Nashville premiere of this film and panel discussion with local experts and the film's producer and director, Jeremy Monroe. Hidden Rivers is Freshwaters Illustrated's film and visual media campaign to shine light on the beauty and ecological value of North America's aquatic biodiversity hotspot: the rivers and streams of Southern Appalachia. The film follows the work of conservation biologists and explorers throughout the region, and reveals both the beauty and vulnerability of this…

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Volunteer: Litter Cleanup – Gallatin

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join the Cumberland River Compact as we clean up the river! Volunteers will help remove trash from the banks of Station Camp Creek in Gallatin, TN. This event would not be possible without the support of the Gallatin City Government, Tennessee Valley Authority, Nobody Trashes Tennessee, and Bridgestone Tires. Register for more information: https://crc.kindful.com/register/gal

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Walking Tour of Nashville’s Drinking Water Treatment Plant

Join us on a 45-minute walking tour of the K.R. Harrington Water Treatment Plant and see how Metro Water Services provides over 200,000 customers with clean, safe drinking water every day. During the walking tour of the treatment plant, you will learn about drinking water treatment processes and what Metro Water Services is doing to stay ahead of the curve as Nashville grows. Please note: Registration is REQUIRED. Tours are for adults, 18+ years and older. Please contact the organizer…

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Volunteer: Litter Cleanup – Center Hill Lake

April 22 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join the Cumberland River Compact as we clean up our water! Volunteers will help remove trash from the banks of Center Hill Lake during two shifts, 8am -1pm, and 1pm - 4pm. This event would not be possible without the support of the Keep Putnam County Beautiful - Clean Commission, the Center Hill Lake Army Corps of Engineers, the Tennessee Valley Authority, Nobody Trashes Tennessee, Tutco Inc., Cummins Inc, and Bridgestone Tires. Register for more information: https://crc.kindful.com/register/chl

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River Talks – Tennessee State Museum Guided Tour

April 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Tennessee State Museum, 1000 Rosa L Parks Blvd
Nashville, TN 37208
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Join the Cumberland River Compact at the Tennessee State Museum for a guided tour. The Museum features some never-before-seen artifacts and the tour is a great way to see some of those artifacts and hear some of the great stories of Tennessee history. A museum guide will help unlock the stories of these one of a kind artifacts from throughout Tennessee history. Meet on the second level lobby area near the stairs. Registration is required. Please visit this page: http://bit.ly/2RVWg1z…

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City Nature Challenge 2019: Nashville, TN

April 26 - April 29
TN

Biodiversity is everywhere, even in thriving urban areas like Nashville. Imagine how long it would take one or two scientists to explore Nashville and catalog all the plants and animals! Instead, we need YOU to be a citizen scientist and document the wildlife you see in your backyard, schoolyard, or local park. During the Nashville City Nature Challenge from April 26th to 29th, snap a photo and upload your wildlife observations to iNaturalist. You will be helping us understand what…

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Volunteer: Litter Cleanup Long Hunter State Park

April 27 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Long Hunter State Park, 2910 Hobson Pike
Hermitage, TN 37076 United States
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Join us as we clean up our water! Volunteers will help remove trash from the banks of Percy Priest Lake. Volunteers are welcome anytime from 8:00am - 1:00pm to help us clean up the area. This event would not be possible without the support of the The Friends of Long Hunter State Park, Long Hunter State Park, the Tennessee Valley Authority, and Nobody Trashes Tennessee. A big thank you to Rockwood Recycling for providing support for the event and helping…

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May 2019

Volunteer: Litter Cleanup – Goodlettsville/Millersville

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Join the Cumberland River Compact as we clean up the river! Volunteers will help remove trash, tires, and other debris from Slaters Creek. This event would not be possible without the support of the City of Goodlettsville, TN Government, City of Millersville, Sumner County, Tennessee, Tennessee Valley Authority, Nobody Trashes Tennessee, and Bridgestone Tires. Register for more information: https://crc.kindful.com/register/gdl

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Volunteer: Litter Cleanup Fairgrounds – Nashville

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join the Cumberland River Compact as we clean up the Fairgrounds - Nashville! Volunteers will help remove trash from the area to help prevent it washing into Browns Creek. This event would not be possible without the support of the The Fairgrounds Nashville, the Tennessee Valley Authority, and Nobody Trashes Tennessee. Register for more information: https://crc.kindful.com/register/nfg

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June 2019

Hellbender on the River

June 20 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cumberland River Compact, 2 Victory Ave, Ste 300
Nashville, TN 37213 United States
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Join the Cumberland River Compact and enjoy live music with a variety of local beers and Hattie B's Hot Chicken. A signature Hellbender cocktail, beer samples, Hattie B's Hot Chicken and sides are included with entry. Several of the featured breweries source water directly from the Cumberland River. Tickets also available at the door.

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