FLC receives 1,000 acre land donation in Roane County!
"During my 12 years at FLC I have never experienced such a large, natural area being donated directly to the Conservancy and so unexpectedly. It was one of those rare moments that will always be a highlight for me during my career at Foothills." - Bill Clabough, FLC's Executive Director [...]
FLC Celebrates ‘Best Year Ever’ Land Preservation Record in 2016!
Click here to read FLC's 2017 Spring Newsletter & 2016 Annual Report! 2016 was a record breaking year for FLC's land preservation efforts! Over 24,800 acres spread across 17 Tennessee counties and the 4 additional states of Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina have now been permanently protected with [...]
FLC Celebrates Over 7000 acres preserved in 2015!
FLC Celebrates 30 Years and Another Banner Conservation Year! Maryville, TN - Foothills Land Conservancy celebrated another successful conservation year with the completion of a record number of land projects within a one year period - 24 land partnerships totaling 7215 acres. These projects span 5 states and cover 7 [...]
510 Acres Atop Bluff Mountain in Sevier County, TN Now Preserved
"I'm so glad that the Foothills Land Conservancy and I worked together to place a conservation easement on this land--known as the Bluff Mountain Ecological Reserve. This agreement enables continuation of the conservation principles my Father, Mother, and I have tried to practice on Bluff Mountain. Hopefully, many others will [...]
FLC Celebrates Another “Best Ever” Conservation Year for 2014!
Foothills Land Conservancy is dedicated to promoting, protecting and enhancing the lands and environments of the Southern Appalachian region and promoting the character of the land for the general public, now and in the future. This year, FLC celebrates 30 years of service as a regional land trust with 58,900 [...]
2013 FLC Conservation Easement Projects
FLC 2014 Spring Newsletter & 2013 Annual Report FLC Celebrates a Record Setting Year in 2013! At the end of December, Foothills Land Conservancy celebratedthe completion of 14 conservation easements totaling 11,271 acres - a 'best ever' record for the organization. To date, FLC now has a total of 47,000 [...]
Foothills Launches ‘Save Our Dogs’ Campaign – We need your help to fund an all-terrain vehicle!
Hey Folks, The staff at the Foothills Land Conservancy needs your help! Every year we cover thousands of acres across 23 counties here in Tennessee. This includes visits to new projects and also the monitoring of over 115 conservation easement properties. That's a lot of ground! So, we have started [...]
FLC’s 2014 Native Tree & Shrub Projects
In 2013, Foothills Land Conservancy received a $5000 grant, made possible by the American Forests and Alcoa Foundation's Partnership for Trees initiative. The Partnership for Trees Program is part of Alcoa Foundation's commitment to plant 10 million trees by 2020, with nearly 700,000 trees planted to date. FLC's focus for [...]