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Come Cycle the Greenway on June 1st!

The Wolf River Conservancy’s 13 th annual Cycle the Greenway is coming up on Saturday June 1st. We hope that you will join us again this year for the event. You can  register online  by going to www.wolfriver.org/cycle . Cycle the Greenway is one of the largest fundraisers for the Wolf River Conservancy, and your support is greatly appreciated, as we continue to raise money for the Wolf River Greenway.  Event Details: Date: Saturday June 1, 2019 Event... Read More
Posted by Cathy Justis at Tuesday, May 21, 2019

A Great Day for Epping Way Greenway

        On Sat., April 27th, our celebration of the new Epping Way section of the Wolf River Greenway kicked off early with the first ever Epping Way 5K Run, followed by a grand opening and ribboncutting ceremony featuring the mayors of Memphis and Shelby County. Participants in the 5K - including students from Memphis Rise Academy - made two laps down part of the Greenway and along N. Highland and Stage James roads before crossing the finish... Read More
Posted by Cathy Justis at Monday, April 29, 2019

Land Trust Accreditation: Why It Matters

In August 2015, the Wolf River Conservancy became a nationally accredited land trust through the Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance (LTA) since 2008.  Today, approximately 400 land trusts – just 25% of the land trusts in our country - have achieved this coveted distinction, and the we are proud to be included in that number.  Becoming a nationally accredited land trust was a significant milestone for the Wolf River... Read More
Posted by Cathy Justis at Monday, February 25, 2019