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YOU are the answer

Yes, you! Overdevelopment, pollution, and disappearing natural resources are big problems. But becoming part of the solution has never been easier—or more fun. Davidson Lands Conservancy (DLC) is dedicated to preserving each element of the beautifully complex ecosystem that makes our area such a rare gem. Will you join us?

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CONSERVE LAND

Your land can make a big difference. And you might be surprised at how simple it is to ensure that your property is part of the conservation solution in Davidson.

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Whatever your passion, there’s a place for you at DLC. From sharing your expertise with visitors to planting trees with your family, volunteers are the heart and soul of our mission.

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Volunteers have planted 552 trees—and counting. Helping to restore our tree canopy is an ideal activity for families, groups, and students of all ages.

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Your support is the reason DLC is succeeding in its conservation efforts. A little goes a long way, and a little more can literally help save our corner of the planet.

PROTECTING & EXPLORING NATURE

We focus our efforts on these key areas:

OTHER WAYS TO GET INVOLVED!

How else can you help? The list is limited only by your imagination. But if you’re looking for a few ideas, these are some of the most popular ways to lend a hand.

UPCOMING EVENTS

There’s always something going on at DLC. Our extensive list of activities includes both in-person and virtual events designed to thrill nature lovers of all kinds. Take a class, go on a walk, participate in a clean-up, learn more about area wildlife, and much more.

DLC Annual Meeting

Dec 6 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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LATEST NEWS & ARTICLES

Together we make all the difference

  • Ethan Landen

Conservation in Davidson, NC

In the metro Charlotte area, there are high rates of land-use change from rural and agricultural uses towards greater development. This development is an important and necessary aspect to the growing economy of metro Charlotte, but balancing the rush to expand with natural ecology, sustainable planning, and green infrastructure are important aspects of a developing landscape. This paper will serve as a summary of the conservation issues in Davidson and the metro Charlotte region as well as highlight the importance of conservation in land use planning as the region is increasingly pressured to develop land.

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How will YOU take action?

We all have a choice to make. Will we help protect the land that sustains and delights us—or just hope someone else does? One thing is certain: Your decision to support conservation will be felt for generations to come. Small acts…big changes…every step you take is a step in the right direction.

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