Three Rivers Land Trust is thrilled to announce the conservation of a 130-acre property located in Randolph County. The landowners, Mark and Jessica Wilburn, placed a permanent conservation easement on their family farm, known as Uwharrie Ridge Farm, on September 25, 2020.

The Wilburns chose to place the land in a working lands conservation easement, which allows continued agricultural and forestry practices, while restricting future development and subdivision to protect the precious future of of this important parcel.