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Parks Conservancy is Awarded Legacy Tree Fund Grant

Posted October 30, 2020 at 1:08 pm     Category: Uncategorized

North Carolina Urban Forest Council selected the Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County as a recipient of the Legacy Tree Fund grant that provides funding to communities in North Carolina … Read More »


New Pollinator Garden at Veterans Park

Posted October 30, 2020 at 1:01 pm     Category: Uncategorized

The North Carolina Wildlife Federation graciously purchased over 200 native plants for a new pollinator space at Veterans Park!  The new plants were planted with the help of eight volunteers … Read More »


Echo Farms Park

Posted October 20, 2020 at 12:01 pm     Category: Park Updates

Echo Farms Park is a 14-acre park purchased by New Hanover County and the City of Wilmington in September 2018.  The park’s five clay tennis courts are open to the … Read More »


College Rd Entrance to Long Leaf Park Closed Oct 15-16

Posted October 13, 2020 at 10:59 am     Category: Uncategorized

The College Road entrance to Long Leaf Park will be CLOSED Thursday, October 15 and Friday, October 16 while crews install a new metal arch with the new park name.  … Read More »


Duke Energy Construction at Blue Clay Bike Park- UPDATED 10/7/20

Posted October 7, 2020 at 1:00 pm     Category: Uncategorized

UPDATE 10/7/20:  Blue Clay Bike Park is OPEN.  We will have to close the trails again the second week in November so Duke Energy can do some more work. UPDATE … Read More »


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