154 Acres in Falls Lake Watershed Acquired

June 17, 2014

Tar River Land Conservancy recently purchased 154 acres in southern Granville County to protect wetlands and forest along Robertson Creek one mile upstream of Falls Lake. Continue reading

50 Acres Preserved on Fishing Creek

May 13, 2014

TRLC recently acquired 50 acres of forestland in southwestern Halifax County, completing a 5½ mile stretch of protected land along the north bank of Fishing Creek stretching from NC Highway 561 to NC Highway 43. Continue reading

Nature Hike Provides First Look at Jordan Tract

November 20, 2013

Visitors got a guided tour of the newly acquired Jordan Tract during this hike held Saturday, November 16, 2013. Continue reading

214 Acres Preserved on Ledge & Holman Creeks

October 15, 2013

Tar River Land Conservancy and the Conservation Trust for North Carolina collaborated to purchase a 214-acre property on Brogden Road in Granville County in September 2013. The picturesque property will protect creeks that provide drinking water for downstream communities. Continue reading

Tar River Land Conservancy Awarded National Accreditation

August 12, 2013

After extensive review, Tar River Land Conservancy has been awarded accreditation by the Land Trust Accreditation Commission. Tar River Land Conservancy is one of 230 land trusts from across the country that has been awarded accreditation since the fall of 2008. Continue reading

Holt Family Protects 133 Acres along Scenic Byway

June 18, 2013

Lee and Perri Holt of Wake Forest recently placed conservation easements on 133 acres of timberland along Lafayette’s Tour Scenic Byway outside Warrenton with the assistance of Tar River Land Conservancy. Continue reading

Paddlers Explore Tar River in Franklin County

May 30, 2013

Supporters of Tar River Land Conservancy enjoyed a 7½-mile canoe trip down the Tar River on Saturday, May 25th. Families, children, and kids-at-heart had a wonderful time traveling down the river in canoes and kayaks. Continue reading

Supporters Enjoy Field Day at the Brittain Farm

April 23, 2013

Supporters gathered at the Brittain Farm in Franklin County to celebrate Tar River Land Conservancy’s thirteen years of conservation success! Continue reading

Land Preserved on Fishing Creek in Nash and Halifax Counties

February 14, 2013

TRLC acquired three properties totaling 49 acres with funding from the NC Environmental Enhancement Grant Program, Eddie and Jo Allison Smith Family Foundation, Defenders of Wildlife, and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Continue reading

Linda Fisher Joins TRLC Board

October 9, 2012

Linda Fisher of Nashville was recently elected to a three-year term on the Board of Directors of Tar River Land Conservancy, a Louisburg-based non-profit land trust. Ms. Fisher grew up in the Red Oak community of Nash County. She owns several farms in Nash County and Halifax County. Continue reading