• Painting of Union cannons firing

    Stones River

    National Battlefield Tennessee

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    Park staff are planning to burn up to 61 acres during prescribed fires scheduled for Thursday April 17, 2014 at Redoubt Brannan and McFadden Farm (Tour Stop 6). Visitors should expect temporary closures of the affected areas. More »

Plants

Native Grasses

Besides being one of the main components of the numerous communities in the park, plants are one of the key features of the cultural landscapes at Stones River National Battlefield.



National Park Service employees and researchers continue to search the park for new plant species while monitioring the health of plant communities to ensure these valuable resources are preserved for future generations.



Vascular Plant Community Classification for Stones River National Battlefield

 

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The open areas in Stones River National Battlefield's forests are called cedar glades. These fragile ecosystems, and the plants that live there, are unique to middle Tennessee. More...