2014 Timelines: History

The year began with the acquisition of a third conservancy preserve, Smith Cliffs/Henry Fork River Preserve,in Burke County that protects an exceptional state natural area. The conservancy also acquired a 54-acre property adjoining Pisgah National Forest in McDowell County for later transfer to the U.S. Forest Service.

 

Land Protection Record

 

Tract Designation County Acres
Smith Cliffs I Smith Cliffs/Henry Fork Preserve Burke 66
Smith Cliffs II Smith Cliffs/Henry Fork Preserve Burke 24
East Lake I Burke County Park Burke 140
Linville Cove Property United States Forest Service McDowell 54

TOTAL:

284