Boaters help gather trash at the Tennessee River Rescue.
Credit Tennessee River Rescue
To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Tennessee River Rescue organizers will host an art contest, throw a party, and expect more volunteers than ever to help clean up the Tennessee River and its watershed.
Some of the world's rivers provide a natural habitat for extremely large fish. These animals are the stars in the Nat Geo WILD program Monster Fish. In June 2012 Zeb Hogan visited Chattanooga in search of giant catfish in the Tennessee River. The season opener for Monster Fish will air on Nat Geo WILD Friday July 5, 2013 at 10:00 PM and includes the Chattanooga visit.
The Tennessee Aquarium Spring Break Keeper Kids program provides enrichment activities that take children behind the scenes to learn how to care for some of the animals at the aquarium. The National Wildlife Federation is working with the Tennessee Aquarium to promote awareness and programming that will connect kids with nature. The Keeper Kids activities are provided at no additional charge with the price of admission. Children and their parents can sign up f