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.

Granitic Flat Rock

Three Rivers has a unique chance to protect a one-of-a-kind, huge, rare granitic flat rock, unlike anything else in our region.

Eastwood Connector

This unique property connects two disjunct portions of the Plant Conservation Program’s Eastwood Preserve in Moore County.

Rocky River Passive Park

We are seeking funds for the purchase of 110 acres on the Rocky River near the town of Midland in Cabarrus County, North Carolina. This property is located near Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site.

Little River Acquisition

We are seeking funds to assist with the acquisition of 440-acres on the Little River in Montgomery County. The property adjoins USFS land.

Acres Permanently Conserved

Acres of Farmland Conserved

Miles of River & Stream Frontage Conserved

Acres Transferred to the Public for Recreation

From the Blog

Three Rivers Land Trust (TRLT) Conserves Land Near Fort Bragg

As 82nd Airborne Division jumpmasters are preparing to safely exit jumpers from multiple aircraft headed toward Holland Drop Zone an inconspicuous farm is one of the last parcels they will see before entering Fort Bragg and jumping from the aircraft.  Thanks to a...

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Three Rivers Land Trust Receives Grant from SC Johnson

Three Rivers Land Trust (TRLT) is pleased to announce it has received a grant from SC Johnson to support local farmland conservation efforts in the Piedmont and Sandhills of North Carolina. The $25,000 grant from SC Johnson will be used to support farmland...

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204 East Innes Street, Suite 120
Salisbury, NC 28144



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