New River Conservancy » Get Involved

How You Can Help

  • Get to know, join, donate and volunteer with your local land trust.
  • Contact your elected officials to ask them to support land, water, and farmland conservation.
  • Consider permanently protecting your own land.

Interested in RCPP?

  • RCPP landowner fact sheet

Land trusts are also looking for volunteers to help with:

  • Leading guided hikes on protected properties
  • Recruiting new members
  • Planning and hosting special events
  • Walking property boundaries
  • Assisting with land management and restoration
  • Taking photographs of properties
  • Public and community outreach
  • General office work
  • Contact your local land trust to find out more

Find Your Local Land Trust

New River Conservancy

Work 1 N Jefferson Ave PO Box 1480 West Jefferson NC 28694 Work Phone: 866-481-6267 Work Fax: 336-846-6433 Website:
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Biographical Info

New River Conservancy envisons a completely healthy New River watershed which is where people want to live, work and play.

NRC believes that clean water, healthy land, and empowered people benefit our communities and the watershed. The watershed includes all the streams and brooks that feed the river and all of the forest, fields and communities that surround it.

Categories: Alleghany, Ashe, New River Watershed, Watauga