Stewardship

Stewardship
Hunters For The Hungry Processors PDF Print E-mail

Hunters must call the processor before arriving to ensure that they are capable of taking deer that day. Hunters are responsible for paying the $40.00 discounted rate for processing as a donation to the HFTH program when dropping off a deer. This donation is tax deductable. Some processors have sponsorship for free drop off. Call ahead to your processor to determine availability of funding.

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Hunters for the Hungry PDF Print E-mail
Thank-you to all the Sportsmen and women across our great Volunteer State! We had an 8% increase in participation over last year, even though the deer harvest was down 10%! We collected over 65,000 lbs this year. That's over 32 tons of meat that went forth to feed hungry citizens of our great state!
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Wildlife Viewing Projects PDF Print E-mail
We snaked through the 800-acre Lewis  property, unlocking and locking several  gates that crossed the winding trails on  their Campbell County property and that  of the Sundquist Wildlife Management  Area. We finally reached our destination;  Tennessee's first and only public viewing  area for elk, Hatfield Knob Wildlife  Viewing Area.
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Wildlife Restoration Projects PDF Print E-mail
Since the Tennessee Wildlife Federation teamed with the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency to release the first elk in December of 2000, a total of 167 elk have been relocated to Tennessee from Elk Island National Park in Canada and LBL in Kentucky.
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Walk-in Hunter Access Program PDF Print E-mail
To address this issue and ensure the future of hunting in Tennessee, the Tennessee Wildlife Federation (TWF) and the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) are conducting a one year pilot project called the Walk-In Hunting Access Program. (WHAP).
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Pennies Against Poachers PDF Print E-mail
More information regarding upcoming activities will be available soon. Please register to receive the email newsletter for updates.
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