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?

The Choice is Yours! Buy a Raffle Ticket, Win a Once-in-a-LifetimeTrip, and Support CMLC! Raffle tickets are $100 each, and only 150 will be sold.  Drawing will be held September 19, 2015 at CMLC' 15th Annual Conservation Celebration.  You need not be present to win. Choose from one of the following...
Join Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy (CMLC) for a hike on the first phase of the new Little Bearwallow Trail segment, a recently completed section of the Upper Hickory Nut Gorge Trail loop on Saturday, July 11th, 2015. Participants will hike on a new trail built by CMLC with the help of the North Carolina Youth...
Mills River Watershed - The River Connects us Learn more about the Mills River Watershed, and the work that the nonprofit, Mills River Partnership, is doing to collaborate with organizations and individuals to improve the water quality in the Mills River. Video from Youtube.com
A look at the habitat and species of the Hickory Nut Gorge in North Carolina. By Sean Keuroghlian-Eaton and Evan Lamb, students in a Warren Wilson College documentary class. Video from Vimeo.com
In this issue: Halfway Home: Headwaters State Forest Surpasses 4,000 Acres; More Bearwallow Mountain Conserved; New Trail Open in the Upper Hickory Nut Gorge; 2014 Annual Report; Calendar of Events.
Have you ever wondered what a land conservancy does, or if your property would be eligible for a conservation easement? This is the story of one family, their small farm in the mountains of western North Carolina, and how the Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy helped them protect it for the future.  Shot and edited...

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