Foothills Conservancy of North Carolina has achieved renewed accreditation from the Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the nation-wide Land Trust Alliance. This accreditation is a mark of distinction in land conservation and signifies the Commission’s confidence that Foothills Conservancy’s lands will be protected forever. Foothills Conservancy was among 38 land trusts across the United States to achieve accreditation or to have accreditation renewed in August.