More than 10 acres has been donated to the Katawba Valley Land Trust in the city of Lancaster.
According to the land trust, Mary Neal Plyler, wife of the late G. Millon Plyler, donated 11.4 acres to the trust.
The land is between First Washington Baptist Church and Eastside Academy on Hannah’s Creek along East Meeting Street.
The property holds bottomland hardwoods subject to frequent flooding. The land adds to the KVLT Lancaster Greenway Preserve, roughly 300 acres of protected property running through the city of Lancaster.