Tar River Tobacco Farmland Preservation

Year Funded

2003

Amount

$350,000

Project will protect 4,000 acres of land valued at $12 million and 24 miles of streams by providing an alternative to tobacco farmers wanting to protect their farm from development by maintaining their land in an agricultural land base that purchases the development rights.

Jeffrey A. Fisher
Tar River Land Conservancy 211 North Main Street, Suite A Louisburg, NC 27549