News and Events

NRLT Conserves Land on the New River

NRLT worked with landowners Sue Dille and Barry Johnson to place their farm in Wythe County under conservation easement this past fall.  As of this week, it’s officially protected. The… Read more »

Tax-wise Charitable IRA Rollover

A charitable gift transferred from your IRA to the New River Land Trust may qualify to count toward your required minimum distribution for the year without being taxed as income…. Read more »

NRLT Welcomes New Office Manager

Kim Kirkbride moved to the New River Valley in 2004, and quickly discovered she belonged here. Kim has worked on local farms, as a community organizer in Appalachian communities, promoted… Read more »

NRLT Adopts Cutting Edge Technology for Conservation

The New River Land Trust (NRLT) has been using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data and technology for many years to guide its strategic conservation efforts. We use this technology to… Read more »