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Job Opportunity – Administrative Assistant

May 31, 2023

TRLC seeks applications for a 20-hour/week Administrative Assistant to work at TRLC’s office at 121 N. Main Street in Louisburg, Franklin County, NC. Applications will be reviewed starting June 13, and will be accepted until the position is filled. Continue reading

Register for April 22nd Spring Hike at Picture Branch

April 5, 2023

Join TRLC supporters for a guided nature hike on Saturday, April 22, 2023, at the Picture Branch Nature Preserve. Visitors will get a sneak preview of future public hiking trails. Continue reading

Trail Building Events in Granville County

April 4, 2023

TRLC needs your help to build nature trails at the future Horseshoe Road Nature Preserve and Robertson Creek Nature Preserve near Creedmoor. Continue reading

Battaglia Land Gift Sets Stage for Future Nature Preserve

January 11, 2023

A significant land donation from Fred Battaglia to Tar River Land Conservancy (TRLC) has ensured that 59 acres of open space will remain undeveloped in Oxford, North Carolina. In the coming years, TRLC plans to work with local officials to create a new nature preserve on the property, which will include a network of hiking trails for visitors. Continue reading

2023 Land Stewardship Internship

January 2, 2023

Tar River Land Conservancy (TRLC) seeks applications for a 12-week internship during the summer of 2023. This internship will provide extensive exposure to and hands on experience with a regionally-based land trust. Continue reading

Robertson Creek Nature Preserve Opens

November 4, 2022

Tar River Land Conservancy (TRLC) and the Granville County Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony on November 4 to open the newest nature preserve in southern Granville County. The Robertson Creek Nature Preserve offers visitors 1.9 miles of hiking trails to explore near downtown Creedmoor. Continue reading

New Hiking Trails Opened Near Creedmoor

July 8, 2022

TRLC welcomes visitors to the newly opened Horseshoe Road Nature Preserve, located at 3018 Horseshoe Road, Creedmoor, NC 27522. The nature preserve offers 2.4 miles of hiking trails for visitors to explore. Continue reading

2022 Stewardship Internship Announcement

March 2, 2022

TRLC is now accepting applications for its 12-week Stewardship Internship during the summer of 2022. Continue reading

Conservation Easement Placed on Turner Farm in Creedmoor

February 28, 2022

Mr. Lee Turner partnered with TRLC to place a conservation easement on 120 acres of his farm located in Creedmoor, Granville County, NC. TRLC will hold the conservation easement to ensure that the land will always remain undeveloped. Continue reading

Chambers Farm Protected with Conservation Easement in Person County

February 23, 2022

Since sisters Betsy Bombick and Nola Knouse were children, their farm has been an important place to reconnect with nature. In December 2021, Mrs. Bombick and Rev. Knouse placed a conservation easement on their farm to ensure that it remains undeveloped forever. Continue reading