A free workshop for landowners interested in learning more about conservtion agreements with a land trust will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m Oct. 8 at the Jackson County Library.
Landowners can learn more about their options for preserving special areas, keeping forests and farms in production and leaving a legacy for future generations.
The event is hosted by Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy, Land Trust for the Little Tennessee and the Conservation Trust for North Carolina. The workshops will provide information on conservation options and resources, including maintaining working forests and farms, tax breaks available through conservation agreements and testimonials from other landowners.
919.828.4199 ext. 17