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Vision:

TDEC strives to be recognized as a national model for environmental stewardship and conservation leadership while operating the best-managed state park system in the country.

Mission:

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) exists to enhance the quality of life for citizens of Tennessee and to be stewards of our natural environment by:
• Protecting and improving the quality of    Tennessee’s air, land, and water through a responsible regulatory system,
• Protecting and promoting human health and safety,
• Conserving and promoting natural, cultural, and historic resources, and
• Providing a variety of quality outdoor recreational experiences.


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