Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina protected lands grow with 90-acre donation in Burke County and 19-acre donation in McDowell County

On June 20, Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina received two land donations for conservation: 90 acres on Old Highway 18 in Burke County and 19 acres on Highway 64 in McDowell County. The Burke County property is situated in the watershed of the Henry Fork River, a major tributary of the South Fork Catawba River. […]

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 […]