Nestled in the shadows of the Great Smoky Mountains, the University of Tennessee is located in the ideal setting for your study of natural resources, forestry, recreation, wildlife, fisheries, forest products, and the environment.
As Tennessee’s flagship natural resource program, we strive be known for our leadership and ability to address the environmental needs of the state, region, and beyond. Our mission is to advance the science and sustainable management of natural resources and to promote their health, utilization, and appreciation through programs in teaching, research, and extension.
For over 50 years, this department has worked to improve our resources and surroundings. We invite you to review our programs and consider becoming part of our team. Please contact us for more information or to arrange a campus visit.
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