Turtle Island Preserve
Turtle Island Preserve is a historical landmark located near Boone, North Carolina. Eustace Conway is acknowledged for founding Turtle Island Preserve; a well-known naturalist and educator. The Turtle Island Preserve was founded by Conway in 1987, driven by a desire to live out in the woods without the use of any technological devices. This beautiful piece of land has become an incredible environmental landmark for the community around Boone, North Carolina.
Backstory and Context
The Turtle Island Preserve is a beautiful place for people to come together to bond and share experiences while using the land's natural resources. Learning about nature, and learning about ourselves in this natural habitat allows for us to appreciate our natural surroundings, and appreciate the world around us more intimately with one another. Eustace has not only helped to create a beautiful landmark by committing himself to this life in the woods; he has also cared for the environment by helping to create this beautiful, environmentally friendly place of learning.