Our Mission:

To initiate actions that will improve economic conditions, enhance and preserve natural resources, and balance land and water management activities in a widely divergent geographic area of North Carolina. Our work serves Buncombe, Cleveland, Henderson, Madison, McDowell, Polk, Rutherford, and Transylvania Counties.

Our mission is carried out through hands-on projects that address the conservation of local resources, such as: water quality monitoring, dam removals, energy efficiency and renewable energy grants, stream restorations, and forest fire prevention.

Our Projects:

Click below to explore the various community programs and initiatives we are involved in.