First Forest Restoration Planting at Catawba Run!

First Forest Restoration Planting at Catawba Run!

Over at Catawba Run, a short walk past dense loblolly pines, newly planted chestnuts, and acres of red crimson clover, leads you to what is at first glance a stark landscape. Fallen and charred trees line 10 acres of hillside, contrasting with the young loblolly and...
Indigenous Cultures of the Piedmont

Indigenous Cultures of the Piedmont

This is the second in a series of five blogs that explore the 10,000 year history of human relationship to the land in the Piedmont region of North Carolina.  Other blogs in this series include The Long Story of Catawba Run, European Colonization, Industrialization,...
The Long Story of Catawba Run

The Long Story of Catawba Run

This is the first in a series of five blogs that explore the 10,000 year history of human relationship to the land in the Piedmont region of North Carolina.  Other blogs in this series include Indigenous Cultures of the Piedmont, European Colonization,...
Storylines of Catawba Run

Storylines of Catawba Run

Weaving together site analysis and assessment and the “voice of the land”, Kindred Roots has developed a concept design related to the development of different land-uses or “storylines” at Catawba Run, Foragable Community’s flagship project near Nebo NC. Each...
A Walk Through Catawba Run

A Walk Through Catawba Run

It’s a beautiful summer morning  in the countryside near Nebo, NC and you’re walking down a winding dirt road.  As you round the first corner you see brightly colored flowers moving in the gentle breeze against a background of green, hear the buzzing of insects, and...