Foothills Conservancy Partners to Protect 2,207-acre South Mountains Headwaters Tract

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 […]

Duke Energy Foundation Awards Foothills Conservancy $100,000 to Protect Critical Catawba River Watersheds in the South Mountains

Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina received a $100,000 grant from Duke Energy’s new Water Resources Fund in support of the acquisition of one of the largest remaining unprotected Catawba River Basin watershed tracts in the South Mountains. The grant rounds out more than $3 million in funding required for Foothills Conservancy, a regional land trust, […]