Tennessee Naturalist Program

Naturalist Resources

A small selection of the many excellent resources that exist which are dedicated to Tennessee Natural History are provided below.


LEAPS - Tennessee frogs and toads [Pandy English, TNP Chair, has Bird and Frog Audio CDs, wildlife posters, and guides to Tennessee fish available for anyone. Check with your local chapter to inquire after these materials.]

Tennessee Watchable Wildlife - native animals


Natural History and Vegetation of the Southeastern US - Dwayne Estes, PhD., Austin Peay State University

Tennessee Exotic Pest Plant Council - invasive plants

Tennessee Native Plant Society - native plants

Citizen Science

Citizen Science Association - now inviting inaugural members

User's Guide for Evaluating Learning Outcomes from Citizen Science - Developed by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, free

Environmental Education

Alliance of Natural Resource Outreach and Service Programs (ANROSP) - national network of natural resource education and service programs [TNP is a member]

EE in Tennessee - Environmental Education