The Office of Conservation, Planning and Community Affairs operates under the authority provided by several programs.
The North Carolina Conservation Planning Tool provides a valuable means for synthesizing and sharing the priorities of the state's conservation agencies and organizations with planners in government and the private sector to inform decisions and guide conservation efforts statewide.... more
Several of our programs are mandated to write detailed reports on an annual or biennial basis that provide information about ongoing work and goals for next steps. Click here to read them.
The Office of Conservation, Planning, and Community Affairs is an integral part of the state’s land and water conservation efforts, and has significant positive influence in communities through its partnerships with local, state, and federal agencies, industries, organizations, and private citizens.
CPCA is a non-regulatory agency that provides information and assistance to support effective conservation and resilient communities.