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Stars Shone Brightly on ‘Saturday in the Park!’

Posted on 22. Oct, 2012 by .

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Our 2nd annual ‘Saturday in the Park’ family fun day and campout at Fisher Farm park in Davidson, NC was a rousing success!  Over 100 people joined the Davidson Lands Conservancy for a day of activity, birdwatching, and general enjoyment of nature. Rob Van Epps of the Davidson Lands Conservancy led participants on a birdwatching […]

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Join Us For The Sterling Martin Trail Dedication August 18

Posted on 12. Aug, 2012 by .

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Davidson citizens are invited to the Sterling Martin Trail Dedication on Saturday, August 18 at 10:30 a.m.  The ceremony will take place at the beginning of the trail, located at Lake Davidson Nature Preserve behind Davidson Day School at 750 Jetton St. The Davidson Lands Conservancy’s World of Wonder (WOW) families will gather at 9:30 […]

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John Marshall Custom Homes Offering Free Tickets to Spread the Love Event in Davidson

Posted on 03. Feb, 2012 by .

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John Marshall Custom Homes of Davidson is offering 10 free tickets to “Spread the Love,” a jazz, art, food and wine event being held February 24 at the Homewood Suites Davidson. Proceeds benefit the Davidson Lands Conservancy, Ada Jenkins, and the Community School of Davidson.

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Plan a Visit to Lake Davidson Nature Preserve

Posted on 02. Feb, 2012 by .

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Looking for a place to enjoy this glorious weather? Plan a visit to the Lake Davidson Nature Preserve behind Davidson Day School. Walking trails, picnic tables, benches and a gazebo with a view of the lake have been added to the preserve, thanks to grants from REI and the hard work of a several groups of DLC volunteers.

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Lake Davidson Work Days Announced!

Posted on 10. Oct, 2011 by .

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REI recently gave the Davidson Lands Conservancy a grant to help expand the trail and add more amenities to the Lake Davidson Nature Preserve.  Now, it’s time to get to work! Join us at the Lake Davidson Nature Preserve on November 5th for what promises to be a rewarding day in beautiful Davidson.  We’re likely […]

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Paddlefest ’11 A Great Success!

Posted on 26. Mar, 2011 by .

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In spite of overcast skies and the threat of heavy rains (which fortunately never materialized), the inaugural Paddlefest on Lake Davidson was a great success.  Over 100 people came for nature walks, a chance to win prizes at the REI tent, and the opportunity to take a canoe ride courtesy of Davidson Outdoors. Paddlefest recognized […]

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Paddlefest on Lake Davidson, March 26

Posted on 11. Mar, 2011 by .

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No, this isn’t an event about getting your kids in line!  Rather, it’s a fun event to celebrate the completion of the Lake Davidson Canoe/Kayak Launch and Nature Preserve. Join us on March 26 from 1 to 4 p.m. to celebrate the opening of the canoe/kayak launch area on Lake Davidson!  DLC, Davidson Outdoors, and […]

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Many Thanks to REI!

Posted on 10. Mar, 2011 by .

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The Davidson Lands Conservancy extends a heartfelt thank you to REI, Inc. for their generous support of the DLC in the past year.  REI is truly a partner in our efforts to protect natural spaces in the Davidson area. At the 2010 ‘Run for Green/Green Day’ festival REI presented the Davidson Lands Conservancy with a […]

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Lake Davidson Access Trail Completed

Posted on 12. Feb, 2011 by .

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Lake Davidson is a pristine body of water adjacent to Lake Norman, but separated from its larger neighbor by the I-77 causeway and regulations that prohibit the motorcraft that populate Lake Norman.  Thus, its serenity makes it a favorite for those who wish to travel by canoe or kayak. Until now, there has been no […]

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Volunteers Work on Access Trail

Posted on 26. Dec, 2010 by .

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Volunteers and Cub Scouts helped make the Lake Davidson Nature Preserve and Canoe/Kayak access trail a reality. Scouts from Cub Pack 58 in Davidson built a bench that is located on the trail leading to the canoe/kayak launch at Lake Davidson.  This trail is part of a larger nature preserve that was funded with a […]

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