In 2020, the City of Charlotte partnered with the Catawba Lands
Conservancy on placing approximately 19 acres under a conservation
easement. The parcel is an old farm property owned by the Spears family.
Hardwood and riparian areas are made up of American beech, sweetgum, white oak,
red oak, red maple, tulip poplar, virginia pine and loblolly pine. The
property is located adjacent to multiple tree save parcels, bringing the total
contiguous protected area to 45 acres.
This property is not currently open to the