Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina purchases land adjoining Lake James State Park for state park expansion
Lenoir resident David Barnes’ love of nature lives on in donations to Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina
LAND PROTECTION DIRECTOR
OFFICE & FINANCE ADMINISTRATOR
COMMUNICATIONS & OUTREACH ASSOCIATE
Americorps Project Conserve Member
Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina is a nationally accredited regional land trust that protects the fabric and character of Western North Carolina’s landscape forever and for the benefit of all.
We preserve the natural and cultural heritage of our region by conserving scenic and recreational landscapes, productive farms and forests, healthy watersheds, rich biodiversity, and vital wildlife habitat.
A 501(c)(3) nonprofit, Foothills Conservancy serves eight counties: Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, Cleveland, Lincoln, McDowell, and Rutherford, in three major river basins, which include the Broad, Catawba, and Yadkin.