Location: Chapel Hill, NC
About The Conservation Fund
The Conservation Fund makes conservation work for America by creating solutions that make environmental & economic sense. The Fund helps conservation agencies protect land & water resources and helps grow natural resource based economies.
How does The Conservation Fund Support Recreation in NC?
The Fund acquires conservation properties that are heavily used by the public. The Fund has helped establish DuPont State Forest, Chimney Rock & Grandfather Mountain State Parks and has helped expand Waterrock Knob Park and Mt Mitchell State Park. The Fund also helped establish the Durham Beltline and other trails.
What outdoor recreation products does The Conservation Fund offer in North Carolina?
The Fund's Natural Capital Investment Fund provides loans to natural resource based businesses. The Fund's Strategic Conservation Services program helps conservation agencies and local governments plan conservation & economic development. The Fund's Conservation Leadership Network provides balancing nature & commerce workshops for local communities.