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Helping 23 counties improve the quality of development


Restoring and protecting our water quality for healthy ecosystems and recreational resources


 Supporting initiatives for clean, homegrown energy for our NC communities

Blitz the Bluff with MountainTrue

Take part in the Bluff Mountain Bio-Blitz near Hot Springs, NC, June 4 & 5. Hike with expert naturalists and help inventory this little-studied jewel of Appalachia. >>more

Become a Muddy Water Watch Volunteer

Help keep our rivers and streams clean from construction pollution and run-off. Training is Marshall, Waynesville and Asheville. >>more

Riverkeeper Beer Series. Our River Events Just Got A Lot Cooler

The French Broad Riverkeeper is excited to announce a series of special, new beers and collaborations with outdoor gear manufacturers.  >>more

Mountaintrue News

MountainTrue Announces New Southern Regional Director

MountainTrue Announces New Southern Regional Director

MountainTrue is excited to announce the hiring of Gray Jernigan as regional director for the Southern Regional Office, located in Hendersonville and serving Henderson, Polk, Rutherford and Transylvania counties. Gray comes to MountainTrue from Waterkeeper Alliance, where he served in Raleigh as a staff attorney and communications coordinator. To welcome Gray to WNC, MountainTrue is hosting an open house at our Hendersonville office on July 7.

June 19: Father’s Day French Broad River Clean-up

June 19: Father’s Day French Broad River Clean-up

French Broad Chocolates is partnering with MountainTrue’s French Broad Riverkeeper and Asheville Greenworks for a special Father’s Day River clean-up. Fathers, mothers and children are all invited to come out on the water and lend a hand cleaning up the French Broad River. This day of hard work will be rewarded with French Broad’s bean-to-bar craft chocolate and followed by an afterparty on the South Slope at Catawba Brewing.

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