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N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources

NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Stewardship Program - Overview

Stewardship Program

Overview

To conserve, protect and enhance the natural resources of North Carolina, the state Department of Environment and Natural Resources and related agencies protect restored or high-quality natural areas through easement purchases or fee simple acquisitions. These state-held conservation lands must be managed in perpetuity to protect water quality, wildlife habitat and open space.

The Stewardship Program has responsibility for long-term stewardship of lands with conservation easements held by the state of North Carolina. To protect the ecological integrity of these conservation properties, stewardship activities include:

  • Monitoring
  • Legal Protection and Enforcement
  • Site-management activities
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