Land Conservancy welcomes new directors

LANCASTER—The Northern Neck Land Conservancy (NNLC) recently elected Barbara Day and Laurie Schlemm to its board of directors.

Each new member embodies the NNLC vision to preserve the rural heritage of the Northern Neck by conserving its lands, water, economies, and culture for future generations, reported executive director Elizabeth Friel.

Day has long been drawn to the area because of the rural landscape, farmland, shoreline and sand dunes. She loves the beauty of Black Pond, Hack Creek and the Potomac shoreline in her neighborhood and appreciates the surrounding farmland, tidal creeks and small towns, said Friel.

Day and her husband, Tal, have split their time between Old Town Alexandria and Black Pond in Harbour Point in Northumberland County….[to-view-more]