Davidson Lands Conservancy

Davidson Lands Conservancy is a nonprofit land trust that works with willing landowners to save land in the Davidson, North Carolina area in order to preserve a healthy, natural environment for future generations.

The Davidson Lands Conservancy works to PROTECT valuable land, EDUCATE the public about the benefits of conservation, and ADVOCATE on behalf of our ecosystems. Welcome to our site, and we hope you will join us in our mission.

What's New at Your Land Trust?

WOW-What’s this strange thing?

Posted on 30. Jul, 2016 by .

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Summer after a rain is a good time to look for fungi or mushrooms.

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WOW-Nature walk at Fisher Farm

Posted on 25. Jul, 2016 by .

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Spiders, beetles, snails, cicadas, ants, slugs, millipedes — we discovered them all, and then some. Kids and adults were fascinated as Corey Sperling showed us each critter’s unique features, explaining how they lived and adapted to the forest. One especially memorable moment was watching a little boy who had gathered a daddy long-legs in his […]

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Lightning bugs or Fireflies?

Posted on 18. Jul, 2016 by .

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OK, I’m a native Southerner, and we call these creatures lightning bugs. Nothing more fun on a hot summer evening than running around with your friends and catching a jar full of lightning bugs. Of course, you punch holes in the lid of the jar, and then you let them all go before you go […]

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WOW-Birds’ Bills

Posted on 26. Jun, 2016 by .

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All birds have bills but they can be quite different.

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WOW-Nature Hike!

Posted on 09. Jun, 2016 by .

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On Saturday June 4 WOW welcomed a group of families to a hike in the West Branch Nature Preserve.

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WOW- Nature Walk!

Posted on 26. May, 2016 by .

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WOW is offering a wetland nature walk on June 4. This outing is for children with their family.

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WOW-What’s in the creek?

Posted on 18. May, 2016 by .

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Some WOW families enjoyed a visit to West Branch Nature Preserve with Theresa Moor.

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Join Us For Roy Alexander Memorial Event at the West Branch Nature Preserve!

Posted on 04. May, 2016 by .

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Please join the Davidson Lands Conservancy this Saturday, May 7, at 4 pm at the West Branch Nature Preserve to honor our first Executive Director Roy Alexander.  Roy was instrumental in saving the West Branch Nature Preserve, and we are pleased to recognize his role there, in addition to his contribution to conservation across Mecklenburg […]

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