We all have a connection to water. Everyone from adventure enthusiasts, and weekend anglers to students of nature enjoy the freshwater wonders in our backyard. Here’s what you can do to ensure our rivers and streams remain healthy.
Discover your Connection
Visit the Aquarium
“Your Drop Matters” – A TEDxChattanooga Talk by TNACI Director Dr. Anna George
Reduce your Impact
How you can reduce your impact
Report a Problem
Know of a particular problem on a waterway in our area? Check our lists for Hamilton County, TN and nearby Georgia (via Georgia Adopt-a-Stream) to find out who to call.
Offer to Help
Become an Aquarium member
Play and Enjoy
Snorkel in a Local River
Experience the Hiwassee River Blueway
NEW! HydroLit Book
This free resource is a toolkit for water-wise development to help everyone become actively involved in conservation and protecting water quality. The HydroLit toolkit is a collaborative effort by The Lyndhurst Foundation, Southeast Tennessee Development, and University of Tennessee Knoxville, School of Landscape Architecture.