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How to Help Local Wildlife Thrive in Your Own Backyard

March 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Many of us know that preserving our native wildlife is an important piece of maintaining environmental stability. But not many of us know that there are direct actions we can all take to ensure our local flora and fauna thrive in our own backyards. Tune in as we speak with Debbie Sykes, Executive Director of Nashville Wildlife Conservation Center, and discover steps you can take to preserve Nashville’s wildlife. Debbie is a certified Tennessee Naturalist and founded NWCC with a mission to help the community connect, conserve, and coexist with nature.

Featuring Special Guest:

Debbie Sykes
Executive Director, Nashville Wildlife Conservation Center
This event is free and open to the public. Registration required to view live.


Metro Public Works and Urban Green Lab are partnering on a new educational series “Sustainable in the City: Thinking Upstream” focused on how Nashvillians can better reduce, reuse, and recycle and live more sustainably.

Hosted by Metro Public Works’ Waste Reduction Program Manager Jenn Harrman and Urban Green Lab’s Sustainability Education Manager Patrick King, Sustainable in the City: Thinking Upstream will feature interviews, webinars, and panel discussions with Nashville’s top experts in all areas of waste and sustainability.


March 10
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Urban Green Lab
Metro Nashville Public Works