The Case for Conservation
Do North Carolinians really want lawmakers to fund conservation projects?
Our 2017 statewide poll results says YES – North Carolina’s registered voters overwhelmingly support land and water conservation.
Support restoring public funding to $100 million for North Carolina's three conservation trust funds to conserve forests, working farms, parks and historic sites.
%of registered voters says protecting sources of drinking water is important
%say preserving working farms is important
%say protecting fish and wildlife is important
%say protecting forests is important
%say conserving beaches and coastal areas are important
%say providing more opportunities for children to explore and learn about nature is important
%registered voters agree
protecting wetlands that help weaken hurricanes before they reach land is important.
%of registered voters say conserving natural areas next to military bases is important.