The CCP meets quarterly. Details for our next meeting follow:

Date: Thursday, July 20, 2017

Time: 6-8:30pm

Location: Chatham County Agriculture and Conference Center

Address: 1192 US-64 W Business

Order Dinner Tickets: Click here for tickets

Join the Chatham Conservation Partnership for its 10 year anniversary celebration July 20th at 6 p.m. at the Chatham County Agricultural and Conference Center! Seven speakers will be presenting the Greatest Hits of the CCP with short, engaging talks on topics ranging from fish, amphibians, reptiles, to geology, conservation and pollinators, all topics drawn from the Partnership’s 10 year history.

Bill Holman, Pittsboro resident and North Carolina state director of The Conservation Fund, will present the keynote address, providing a summation of the past 10 years of the Partnership’s work and a look into what the future of conservation may be for our state and for Chatham County.
Other presenters include:
  • Sarah McRae, US Fish and Wildlife Service - Fish & Mussels
  • Jeff Hall, NC Wildlife Resources Commission - Salamanders
  • Jeff Beane, NC State Museum of Natural Sciences - Reptiles
  • Debbie Roos, NC Cooperative Extension - Pollinators
  • Phil Bradley, NC Geological Survey - Geology
  • Meredith Leight, Granite Springs Farm - Conservation Farming
  • Leigh Ann Hammerbacher, Triangle Land Conservancy - CCP’s Conservation Planning Legacy

Presentations will be in the engaging Pecha Kucha style where presenters have 20 slides with 20 seconds per slide, for a five minute total presentation.

The event will feature a farm to table meal catered by Angelina’s Kitchen. Please make sure to select a vegetarian ticket if you want a meat free meal. Door prizes will also be given out.
Make sure to order your ticket ( by July 17th!

The new Chatham County Agriculture and Conference Center is one mile west of the historic courthouse/traffic circle in Pittsboro, and just 0.2 mile west of the Central Carolina Community College - Pittsboro Campus entrance.

Please park in the side lots and enter the Conference Center at the front middle entrance. The picture below indicates the appropriate entrance.