Priority Landscapes

Central Appalachians

Scientists predict the iconic Central Appalachians will withstand climate change and help ensure nature’s survival.

Blue mountain ridgetops roll across the landscape ending at the pink horizon.
Bear Rocks Preserve Dawn high above Canaan Valley, in the Dolly Sods Wilderness, West Virginia. © Kent Mason

Adopt an Acre

We're working across six states—Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky and Tennessee—to protect this critical stronghold. Adopt an Acre and you’ll help protect the Appalachians now and for future generations.