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Sustainable NSCC Students: Green Sleeves

This is a guide for students at NSCC interested in making the campus more sustainable and in pursuing an environmental career.

Rivers of Tennessee


"The network of student-led environmental groups at schools across TN. By working together on similar issues and sharing resources, we promote sustainability at Tennessee's educational institutions and beyond, ultimately setting examples for the community."

East Tennessee State University

TAP (Tennessee Alliance for Progress)

2 current projects:

CompassTN 2015 -- A statewide conference in Jan. 2015.

East Nashville District 5 Visioning Project -- About gentrification and affordable housing in this district.

Water Sheds


Nashville Clean Water Project


Southern Alliance for Clean Energy

"Learn the facts and take action on global warming, clean air, green power, energy efficiency, clean water and nuclear power in the Southeast."

Tennessee Campus Coordinator: Kelsea Norris -- mobile #770-401-7911 or email:

For into on fracking in TN, check out this page: ... and to learn more about fracking in general, check out Gasland on Netflix!

Cumberland River Compact

Since our founding in 1997, we have helped improve the quality of the Basin’s water; and, by doing so, improved the quality of life for its communities.

Three goals: teach, protect, and connect.

Tennessee Urban Forestry Council

Tennessee Environmental Council


Tennessee Dept. of Environment and Conservation