Southern Appalachian Highlands 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

Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy

Work 34 Wall Street Suite 502 Asheville NC 28801 Work Phone: 828-253-0095 Website:
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Biographical Info

Since 1974, the Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy has conserved over 69,000 acres of unique plant and animal habitat, clean water, farmland and scenic beauty of the mountains of North Carolina and Tennessee for present and future generations.

Categories: Avery, Buncombe, Carter, Johnson, & Unicoi Counties, TN, Haywood, Jackson, Madison, Mitchell, Yancey