From the Winter 2015-Vol.1 Issue 1 of Plough to Pantry, an article highlighting Foothills Conservancy’s protection work in the upper Catawba River basin and at Wild & Scenic Wilson Creek.
Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina, in partnership with N.C. Division of Parks and Recreation, the N.C. Clean Water Management Trust Fund and other funders, has permanently conserved one of the largest remaining unprotected Catawba River Basin watershed tracts in the South Mountains. The conservancy and the state parks system purchased a 2,207-acre tract known as […]
Take a moment and travel back in time. Way back. Remember riding your first bike? Or the time spent at your grandparent’s farm? Maybe it was a camping trip with your parents. Crickets chirping, fireflies glittering in the night sky. Back when you spent more time in nature than in your office chair. There are […]