An old barn is being restored on the 405-acre Walnut Hill Nature Preserve near Knightdale, N.C. Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017. The Triangle Land Conservancy hopes to have a section of the Marks Creek watershed area in eastern Wake County open to the public in 2018.
An old barn is being restored on the 405-acre Walnut Hill Nature Preserve near Knightdale, N.C. Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017. The Triangle Land Conservancy hopes to have a section of the Marks Creek watershed area in eastern Wake County open to the public in 2018. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
An old barn is being restored on the 405-acre Walnut Hill Nature Preserve near Knightdale, N.C. Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017. The Triangle Land Conservancy hopes to have a section of the Marks Creek watershed area in eastern Wake County open to the public in 2018. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com

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