Our Mission

To protect and conserve land, natural areas, rural landscapes, family farms, and historic places within North Carolina’s central Piedmont and Sandhills.

Current Projects

If we expect to enjoy the rural landscapes and natural areas of Central North Carolina in the future, we must act now to conserve them. Partner with us by donating towards the acquisition of these properties.

Crisp Project

168 acres of riparian area on McLendons Creek. The stretch of McLendons Creek adjacent to the Crisp Property

Acres Permanently Conserved

Acres of Farmland Conserved

Miles of River & Stream Frontage Conserved

Acres Transferred to the Public for Recreation

From the Blog

$100,000 in project funding awarded to Three Rivers Land Trust

Located in Moore County is a 168 acre project known as the McLendons Creek Bottomlands, a significant project for Three Rivers Land Trust in their mission to conserve local lands. This property possesses over 10,000 feet of stream frontage on McLendons Creek and other...

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Big Tree Hike 2022

Article by Crystal Cockman, TRLT Associate Director  On Saturday, March 26th, Three Rivers Land Trust (TRLT) in partnership with the Sandhills Natural History Society, led a nature walk on a TRLT owned property along the Deep River in Moore County. This property is...

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Three Rivers Land Trust hires Director of Development

  With continuous efforts to conserve local lands for future generations to enjoy, Three Rivers Land Trust has made an addition to their staff. Recently, Andrew Younger was hired as the Director of Development of Three Rivers Land Trust. TRLT Executive Director,...

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Salisbury, NC 28144