Category Archives: Jordan Lake

Bolin Creek Unpaved: Saving Carrboro’s Last Forest

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More Bad News from Raleigh

Conservation Insider Bulletin: June 20, 2016 Multiple bills to gnaw away more environmental protections crawled out of the legislative woodwork, plus more news, this week in CIB: Legislative Watch: Attacks Broaden Against Clean Water and Land Quality Laws Multiple bills … Continue reading

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NC DEQ Solar Bee Analysis

Last week the North Carolina Division of Environmental Quality Report released a report on the efficiency of the solar bees in Jordan Lake.  Ir was removed from the state website shortly after it was posted.  What we learn is that … Continue reading

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Meadowmont Friends of Little Creek

A group of residents of Meadowmont Village gathered at the Little Creek Trailhead on January 15 to begin participation in Clean Jordan Lake’s Adopt-A-Feeder Stream Program. Bolin Creek and Booker Creek join together in Chapel Hill to form Little Creek … Continue reading

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Letter to the Town Council re Coal Ash dump in Chapel Hill

Coal Ash Letter Dear Mayor Kleinschmidt and Town Council members: Friends of Bolin Creek are writing to urge you to clean up the large coal ash dump in the center of Chapel Hill. It would be a grave mistake to … Continue reading

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Join us to help clean up Jordan Lake and Bolin Creek

Join the 22nd Annual Haw River Assembly Clean Up Athon Bolin Creek, Saturday March 24th at Chapel Hill Community Center, 1 – 3 pm Jolly Branch, Monday, March 26th at Chapel Hill High School, 4 – 5:30 pm Call Betsy … Continue reading

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Why it matters to protect this Natural Heritage Site on Little Creek

The developer for Aydan Court proposes to build 90 condos on a Natural Heritage site. The project was denied a rezoning two years ago. The Town Council will again vote on the status of this land on the evening of … Continue reading

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Protect clean air and water rules

Raleigh  anti-environment legislators are attempting to rollback hundreds of state conservation and pollution rules since the legislative session convened in January. Last month, with almost no public notice, legislators announced public hearings across the state to hear from the public … Continue reading

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Aydan Court: a New Threat to Jordan Lake

Little Creek is joined by Bolin Creek before flowing into Jordan Lake.  A key 5.8 acre parcel containing a significant forest, steep slopes and many creeks next to the Little Creek Bottom Lands is threatened.  A local developer has requested … Continue reading

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