To empower citizens to be advocates for livable communities and the natural environment of Western North Carolina.
To mobilize diverse voices to defend the forests of the Southern United States from destructive industrial forestry practices.
To tackle the climate crisis and other hazards posed by electricity generation.
To protect the water quality and integrity of natural resource systems in the Tar-Pamlico watershed, through a variety of educational, advocacy, and research programs.
To protect land along the Blue Ridge Parkway, assist 23 local land trusts, and connect people to nature.
To ensure cleaner air quality for all North Carolinians through education and advocacy and by working with our partners to reduce sources of pollution.
To promote educational, recreational, and interpretive opportunities about natural resources and the Cradle of Forestry