3 Rivers Land Trust (TRLT) has declared the conservation of a 27-acre residence in Montgomery County.

The landowners, Dennis and Marcia Shaw, placed a permanent conservation easement on their house in December 2020. This performing-lands conservation easement will allow for ongoing agricultural and forestry tactics, while restricting the potential progress and subdivision of this critical parcel.

This home is involving two massive tracts owned by the United States Forest Services (USFS). The conservation of this tract builds off a foundation of these adjacent conserved lands, delivering connectivity for wildlife. Safeguarding tracts like this just one from advancement increases the means of the USFS to control its present lands, together with the use of land administration equipment like approved hearth.

“Three Rivers Land Have confidence in are delighted to assistance the Shaws satisfy their conservation plans for this home and to conserve this crucial wildlife corridor,” Executive Director Travis
Morehead stated. “Protecting land in and around the small and fragmented Uwharrie Nationwide Forest has been a aim of the Land Have faith in for extra than two a long time.”

In addition to the Shaw Land, Three Rivers Land Have faith in guarded two other Montgomery County tracts very last 12 months as very well totaling a lot more than 200 acres.

To study additional about how to guard assets, call Crystal Cockman, director of conservation, at 704-647-0302 or [email protected]