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Congaree Land Trust adds Kershaw County easement
Hits 60,000-acre mark in preserving state land
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With the closing of an approximately 1,865-acre conservation easement in Kershaw County, the Congaree Land Trust (CLT) recently surpassed a milestone of protecting 60,000 acres of state land. According to a CLT press release, the latest easement borders Spears Creek and the Wateree River and brings the total of protected land to approximately 61,300 acres. The most recent easement closing took place on property located within the Cowasee Basin, one of CLT’s primary focus areas for land protection.