Protect and preserve
one of Nashville's true gems.

The Richland Creek Watershed Alliance is a watershed-based, community-supported stream conservation group, public charity, focused on environmental sustainability of the Richland Creek watershed, and dedicated to providing action and leadership for long-term restoration and preservation of its ecosystem.

Watershed 101

What is a watershed and why are they important? Find out what you need to know and why everyone should care about their local watershed.


We like to get our hands dirty with tree plantings and creek cleanups. If this sounds like something you'd like to help us with, please visit our volunteer page.


On May 5, 2015 we’re having our second Stream-A-Thon in participation with the Big Payback, 24-hours of giving to help local nonprofits. We need your help!

Latest Post

January 7, 2015

Help plant a tree for Tennessee—50K Tree Day Feb 21

Join the 50K Tree Day!  Help Plant 50,000 Trees in One Hour Across Tennessee 10 AM Feb 21, 2015  Help break a record—join thousands of volunteers across all 95 counties in Tennessee to plant 50,000 trees in one hour! When: Saturday, February 21 from 11:00 AM – Noon (CST) (Rain, sun, or snow!) Where:

Where is the Richland Creek watershed?

Richland Creek Watershed Alliance. All rights reserved. Richland Creek Watershed Alliance is a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation | P.O. Box 92016 Nashville, TN 37209 | (615) 525-3379