Month: January 2017

Ben Pounds: Whites Creek Small Wild Area offers charm, steep hills

Ben Pounds: Whites Creek Small Wild Area offers charm, steep hills There are trails that people don’t often think of when listing places to go in East Tennessee. Places that are in little-known corners but offer woods to explore with a few charming features. Whites Creek Small Wild Area, near Spring City, is one such …

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The B.A.S.S. Conservation agenda

The B.A.S.S. Conservation agenda Belonging to B.A.S.S., the “Worldwide Leader in Bass Fishing,” means much more than membership in a global club of bass anglers. Since the early 1970s, B.A.S.S. has taken a proactive response to addressing the nation’s vital aquatic resource issues. In the early years, it meant taking legal action against industries making …

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Folks Need Education on Invasive Plants in Our Lake By: WhitesCreek

And we desperately need our media to actually do some journalism with regard to science and facts, instead of acting only as a stenographer for what less informed folks are saying. This is a teachable moment for our media. Read this! Background: At least three invasive plant species have found their way into Watts Bar …

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