WELCOME TO CONSERVING CAROLINA

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We are Conserving Carolina, formed by the consolidation of two sister organizations, Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy and Pacolet Area Conservancy. Our organizations, each with deep roots and strong histories of conserving our lands and natural resources, have united to increase conservation efforts in our area. Combining our expertise, talents and resources under a consolidated banner, we can do more for you!

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Making a Real Difference

42,476

Total Acres Conserved in Western NC and Upstate SC

Become a Member
32.1

Total Miles of Trails Developed

Volunteer
257

Total Acres Treated for Non-native, Invasive Plants in 2016

Make a Donation
91

Outdoor Adventures, Lessons, and Workshops for Kids & Adults in 2016

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Upcoming Events

Sep20

Hunting Lady’s Slipper: The Origins of the Botanical Drug Trade in Southern Appalachia with Dr. Luke Manget

Be transported back in time to the dawn of the 20th century when the southern Appalachian region supplied around three-quarters of all indigenous medicinal plants for use in commercial medicines.

Sep22

Guided Hike at Caesar’s Head State Park

A 6.7-mile hike at Caesar's Head State Park, part of the Mountain Bridge Wilderness Area.

Sep22

For Land’s Sake

Join us at the home of Alan and Jenny Taylor in Polk County at Thanksgiving Farm (also known as Thanksgiving Hill). Celebrate conservation with a beautiful mountain view as our backdrop.

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Your Dollars at Work

$60

Provides one environmental education program for a community partner such as the Boys & Girls Club

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$500

Helps to build and maintain one mile of trail

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$1,000

Treats one acre of land for non-native, invasive plants

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