SEI has joined with the Alliance and hosted their July meeting on the Sewanee campus.
The Goals of the Alliance for the Cumberlands are:
- Conserve and restore the lands and waters of the Cumberland Plateau; protect the area's unique natural, cultural, and recreational resources; and foster sustainable forestry and agricultural practices
- Educate the public about the need for conservation of the Plateau's wildlands and natural resources
- Promote sustainable human communities and wise stewardship of natural resources on the Cumberland Plateau
Their web address is http://allianceforthecumberlands.org/.