PROTECTED LAND

PLC has protected more than 22,000 acres of land across our region since 1990. Learn more about our successes here.

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HELP US PROTECT LAND

We protect land with the help of people who believe in our mission. Click here to get involved and make your donation.

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VISIT PROTECTED LAND

PLC’s goal is to protect the best of our natural areas all across our region working with interested landowners.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

May
14
Sat
10:00 am 2nd Saturday Outing @ Wellspring Mountain
2nd Saturday Outing @ Wellspring Mountain
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
2nd Saturday Outing @ Wellspring Mountain | Lowgap | North Carolina | United States
Spring is upon us and our plant friends are bursting from the ground, blooming and growing so fast. All of our favorite birds are singing their songs, and the amphibians are sunning on boulders waiting[...]
Jun
11
Sat
10:00 am Fiddleheads and Fronds Fern ID w... @ Knight Brown Nature Preserve
Fiddleheads and Fronds Fern ID w... @ Knight Brown Nature Preserve
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fiddleheads and Fronds Fern ID workshop @ Knight Brown Nature Preserve
At Knight Brown Nature Preserve, there are at least 12 different species of ferns near the cool, moist soils along the creek bed. Come explore the diversity and ancient life cycle of the fern at[...]
10:00 am Knight Brown Nature Preserve Hike @ Knight Brown Nature Preserve
Knight Brown Nature Preserve Hike @ Knight Brown Nature Preserve
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Knight Brown Nature Preserve Hike @ Knight Brown Nature Preserve | Stokesdale | North Carolina | United States
Join us for an educational exploration of PLC-protected Knight Brown Nature Preserve in Rockingham County, over 180 acres of woodlands, trails and streams. There are three different hiking loops covering approximately three miles of terrain.[...]