Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina partners with businesses across the region for Proceeds for Land Protection fundraising event June 1

On Saturday, June 1, Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina is partnering with businesses in Morganton, Hickory, and Marion for the conservancy’s second annual Proceeds for Land Protection fundraising event. Participating businesses will donate a portion of their sales from June 1, Land Trust Day, to the conservancy. Foothills Conservancy staff and board invite the public […]

Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina purchases land adjoining Lake James State Park for state park expansion

On May 6, Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina purchased 36 acres in the Linville Township of Burke County for addition to Lake James State Park. The property adjoins the 41-acre Whippoorwill Dairy Farm, which Foothills Conservancy acquired in February 2016 and donated to North Carolina State Parks in July 2016. The land includes pasture and […]