Forest legacy program aids landowners and conservation efforts
May 11, 2023
Forest landowners can ensure conservation benefits for generations to come with funding through the Forest Legacy Program (FLP). Proposals to apply for funding may be submitted until June 9, 2023 at 4:30 p.m. CST.
“One of the greatest threats to Tennessee’s forests is conversion to another use, like residential or commercial development,” State Forester David Arnold said. “Grants are available to landowners who want to keep their forests as forests, encouraging sustainable forest management and supporting strong forest products markets. FLP provides options for land to remain in pr...