Tree Planting at Rocky River Nature Bluff

Saturday over 50 volunteers braved the colder temperatures and gathered at the Rocky River Nature Preserve off of Shearer Road to plant 250 trees. The planting was part of a collaborative effort between the Creek ReLeaf program of the Charlotte Public Tree Fund and Davidson Lands Conservancy. After a short introduction from Rick Roti, President […]

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DLC Signs Conservation Easement on Runneymede Woods

Residents of the Runneymede neighborhood have unanimously voted to permanently protect 50 acres of pristine woodlands by donating a conservation easement on their common area to the Davidson Lands Conservancy.  The easement allows them to continue to own and use the land which extends for one-half-mile along both the Mecklenburg and the Cabarrus sides of […]

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We Had a Whale of a Hike!

The Runneymede Homeowners Association recently hosted a hike of their common area for members of Davidson Lands Conservancy and Davidson Historical Society.  The fifty-acre property has been enjoyed and studied by Davidson College students and others for most of the last century and includes rich, mature woods, both banks of the Rocky River, and massive […]

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