About the Hemlock Restoration Initiative

About the Hemlock Restoration Initiative

The objective of the Hemlock Restoration Initiative (HRI) is to restore eastern and Carolina hemlocks to their native habitats throughout North Carolina and to mitigate damage to hemlocks caused by infestation of the hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA). ¬†More specifically, our…

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Hemlock Restoration Initiative c/o WNC Communities 594 Brevard Road Asheville, NC 28806 Office: 828-252-4783 coordinator@savehemlocksnc.org  

AmeriCorps Project Conserve

AmeriCorps Project Conserve

The Hemlock Restoration Initiative of WNC Communities is proud to be a host-site for AmeriCorps Project Conserve. Project Conserve is a National Service program founded in 2004 as an initiative of Conserving Carolina, formerly Carolina Mountain Land Conservancy (CMLC), to…