Our Mission

Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy is dedicated to protecting and stewarding land and water resources vital to our natural heritage and quality of life and to fostering appreciation and understanding of the natural world.

What’s New at CMLC?

Go outside with CMLC on Friday, February 12th from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm! The primary purpose of the Lewis Creek workdays is to remove non-native invasive plants from CMLC's Lewis Creek Nature Preserve near Edneyville, NC. Lewis Creek is owned and monitored by CMLC, and it is maintained by CMLC staff, AmeriCorps...
Get outdoors with CMLC on Friday, February 19th from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm in the beautiful upper Hickory Nut Gorge. We will be working in Florence Nature Preserve in Gerton, NC. This property is owned by CMLC and monitored and maintained by CMLC staff and a group of volunteers. Primarily, workdays at FNP involve ...
Come join the CMLC Trails Crew in a workday supporting the trails at Holmes Educational State Forest! On Wednesday, February 24th from 10AM-3PM, the CMLC Trails Crew, CMLC staff, volunteers, and AmeriCorps members will be assisting Ranger Amy Kinsella with trail maintanence activities on the trails network at Holmes...
Join CMLC for our March Speaker Series presentation--Climate Change and Conservation--featuring Dr. Sam Pearsall, Climate Change Specialist. The event will be held from 6-7:30 pm at the Transylvania County Library in Brevard on Wednesday, March 16th. The presentation, Climate Change and Conservation, will cover everything...
  Learn about Hemlock Restoration and CMLC! We now have a page dedicated to hemlock restoration and the biological control of the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid. Read about what hemlock restoration entails and how CMLC is involved in this important effort. You can find the page here or by clicking the "Hemlock...
Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy is seeking applications for the full-time position of Conservation Easement Manager. Find the full job description and application instructions linked here: Conservation Easement Manager The Conservation Easement Manager is responsible for stewarding CMLC's conservation easements...

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