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The Davidson Lands Conservancy Announces the Forever Fund!

Posted on 03. Nov, 2018 by .

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The Davidson Lands Conservancy (DLC) has embarked on a campaign to raise $250,000 to claim an anonymous matching gift of $250,000, made by a Davidson family. To claim the match, we must reach this goal by December 31, 2018.  Read below for more information. To make a donation to the Forever Fund, please download our […]

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Nature Festival & “Bee City USA” Celebration was a success!

Posted on 25. Oct, 2018 by .

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What a beautiful afternoon in Abersham Park October 21st! Thank you to all those who helped DLC celebrate Davidson’s recent designation as a Bee City USA. Phyllis Stiles, the founder of the Xerces Society’s programs Bee City USA, spoke with great passion about the interconnectedness of all kinds of pollinators and the plants they need […]

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Davidson Lands Conservancy Presents Bee City Festival and Nature Celebration!

Posted on 19. Oct, 2018 by .

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What:  Davidson Lands Conservancy Bee City Festival and Nature Celebration When: Sunday, October 21, 2-5 pm Where:  Abersham Park, Davidson, NC The Davidson Lands Conservancy is celebrating Davidson’s recent designation as a “Bee City USA!” We’ve activities for all ages, plus a fun, dynamic speaker, Phyllis Stiles, of Bee City USA. Celebrations will include: Davidson […]

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Run for Green 2018 Photos and Results!

Posted on 04. Oct, 2018 by .

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Thank you to everyone who participated in our 13th Annual Run for Green on September 29, 2018.  In spite of our delay from Hurricane Florence, we had another great event.  Thanks to all of the runners, sponsors and our many volunteers.  We could not have done it without you! Race photos may be found by […]

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Run for Green – THANK YOU to Our Sponsors!

Posted on 11. Sep, 2018 by .

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The Davidson Lands Conservancy wishes to extend our heartfelt “THANK YOU” to all of the sponsors of this year’s 13th annual Run for Green.  Without your support, our race would not be possible.  Thank you from the bottom of our heart!   PRESENTING SPONSOR Thank you so much to MSC Industrial Supply, co-headquartered in Davidson.  […]

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Run For Green Postponed Until September 29th!

Posted on 11. Sep, 2018 by .

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After careful consideration, the Davidson Lands Conservancy has decided to postpone the 13th annual Run for Green until September 29th.   Hurricane Florence has the potential to create unsafe conditions on the race course, both before and during the run that was originally planned for this Saturday morning.  Safety must be our top priority.  Furthermore, […]

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TreesDavidson Planting Event!

Posted on 11. Apr, 2018 by .

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With special thanks to TreesDavidson and especially our iQmetrix volunteers, we planted 5 “Cherokee Brave” dogwoods along the west side of the greenway just north of Robert Walker Drive in late March.

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Registration for the Run for Green 2018 is Now Open!

Posted on 05. Apr, 2018 by .

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Lake Norman’s most popular road race returns on September 15th, 2018.  Register today, and plan to join us in Davidson for the Run for Green half-marathon, 10K and 5K.    See below for detailed information on the course. Sign up now online by clicking here.  In addition to registering for the race, you can also sign […]

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PUBLIC NOTICE: DLC Land Trust Accreditation

Posted on 14. Mar, 2018 by .

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  The land trust accreditation program recognizes land conservation organizations that meet national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands forever. Davidson Lands Conservancy is pleased to announce it is applying for accreditation. A public comment period is now open. The Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance, […]

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WOW-How do birds stay warm in the winter?

Posted on 26. Jan, 2018 by .

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Birds have strategies to cope with cold weather.

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