Nature study, birdwatching, the study of ecology and related endeavors are in high demand as leisure activities in Tennessee and all across America. And, local parks and recreation agencies are responding with appropriate programming.
Today Mark talks with Connie Deegan, Park Naturalist for the Johnson City Parks and Recreation Department. Connie has recently been awarded the prestigious “Conservation Educator of the Year’ Award from the Tennessee Wildlife Federation. We learn about her unique background and the leadership she is bringing toward providing these important programs.