Monthly Archives: March 2016

Land Acquisition Hike Schedule
March 4th, 2016 Harris 3 Hike. Pix by S. Ward

Unless otherwise noted, reservations for activities open at 9:30 A.M. on the Sunday before the program and will be taken until it is full. Please call 373-3467 to sign up. Deaf or Hearing Impaired Visitors please contact Park Manager Steve Ward for sign language assistance for any of our programs at Steve.Ward@tn.gov   Saturday, April 2nd (4pm-6pm): Join Park Manager Steve Ward for a hike to one of the park's newest ridgetops that was acquired in

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Spring First Hike at Radnor Lake State Natural Area
March 19th First Hike at Radnor Lake 2016. Pix by

Pictured Above:  March 19th First Hike at Radnor Lake 2016.   Picture by Steve Ward  Weeds in the Woods Hike by Dr. Robert Loeb from Penn State University On Saturday, March 19th (1pm-3pm) Radnor Lake hosted a special hike by Dr. Robert Loeb from Penn State University.  This hike was part of Tennessee State Parks Spring Hike Initiative across the state today and focused on the long-term research partnership between Penn State University, Friends

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Tennessee Ornithological Society Spring 2016 Bird Walks
Red Bellied Woodpecker by Don Horne

Pictured Above:  Red Bellied Woodpecker by Don Horne The Tennessee Ornithological Society (T.O.S.) will be holding its Spring 2016 Wednesday Bird Walks on the following dates at Radnor Lake State Natural Area: April 20, 2016 April 27, 2016 May 4, 2016 May 11, 2016 All walks begin at 7:30am in the West Parking lot in front of the Walter Criley Visitors Center.  Birding counts will provided by T.O.S. after each walk scheduled this spring.

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Weed Wrangle at Radnor Lake on March 5th, 2016
Weed Wrangle March 5th, 2016. Pix by Ranger Will Peters

Pictured Above:  Weed Wrangle March 5th, 2016. Pix by Ranger Will Peters Over 31 volunteers participated in the Nashville Weed Wrangle at Radnor Lake today. This special volunteer day at Radnor Lake State Natural Area was part of a city wide effort across Nashville, a joint partnership focusing on the removal of invasive-exotic plants in the Nashville/Davidson County Community. Volunteers worked with Ranger Will Peters and Sam King on the South

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Spring Land Acquisition Hikes Kick-off at Radnor Lake State Natural Area
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Pictured Above:  Tennessee State Parks Director of Operations Mike Robertson and Regional Manager Chris Padgett.  Picture by Steve Ward Radnor Lake State Natural Area began it's spring land acquisition hike campaign on Friday, March 4th.  This years hikes are focused on property recently placed under contract thanks to the partnership between Tennessee State Parks and Friends of Radnor Lake. Tennessee State Parks Director of Operations Mike Robertson

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