A few Rivers Land Rely on (TRLT) declared Wednesday the conservation of a 115-acre house in Stanly County. The landowners, Leon and Donna Huneycutt, placed a long term conservation easement on their residence in December 2020. This functioning-lands conservation easement will allow for continued agricultural and forestry practices, whilst restricting the foreseeable future
growth and subdivision of this parcel.

Leon Huneycutt

The Huneycutts previously worked with TRLT in 2002 to protect an adjacent 136-acre property.

Both homes have significant river frontage on the Rocky River, one of the longest undammed rivers in the Piedmont. Bald eagles, river otters, softshell turtles and quite a few other wildlife species get in touch with this river household.

“Three Rivers Land Have faith in is happy to have worked with the Huneycutts to completely preserve their residence and aid them meet up with their conservation targets,” states Executive Director Travis Morehead. “Protecting doing the job farms and forests has been a aim of TRLT due to the fact our inception, acquiring protected additional than 15,000 acres of farmland considering the fact that 1995.”

Leon is actually main by case in point, as not only are he and his wife conservation land entrepreneurs, he also serves on the TRLT Board of Administrators.

To study much more about how to secure your home, get hold of Crystal Cockman at 704-647-0302 or [email protected]

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Three Rivers Land Belief performs with non-public landowners and community companies to conserve normal, scenic, agricultural and historic spots in a 15-county area of the Piedmont and Coastal Simple of North Carolina. Considering that 1995, the Land Have faith in has labored to offer you choices to landowners who want to conserve their lands for foreseeable future generations to delight in.