2022 Challenge Match

Through December 31 all gifts to CLCC will be matched 1:1 for MORE IMPACT

There has never been a better time to make a gift to protect the land you love.

Organization Statement

The Connecticut Land Conservation Council is committed to the conservation and stewardship of Connecticut’s lands. We work to ensure that our parks, forests, farmlands, community gardens, streams, and wetlands are protected in perpetuity for the benefit of our present and future generations.

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Sunbeam shining through the trees in the woods

Blog Post

Board Visioning – Taking a Step Back

Aaron Lefland

When big changes happen at a land trust, many boards find it helpful to step back from the day-to-day, and take a holistic view of the organization’s operations, programs, and mission. This was recently the case for a Connecticut land trust that received a large bequest. A gift of this size could be transformational for a land trust, but there was uncertainty amongst the board about how to best deploy the funds. 

Events, Training, Networking & Workshops

Waterfalls at a preserve
David Heg

Save the Date

2023 Connecticut Land Conservation Conference

The 2023 Connecticut Land Conservation Conference is scheduled to take place on Saturday, March 25, 2023, at Wesleyan University. We are in the planning stages so check back for more details.

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Acres Conserved

by Connecticut Land Trusts



We advocate for land conservation, stewardship and funding, and work to ensure the long term strength and viability of the land conservation community.

What is a Land Trust?

A land trust is a nonprofit that works with individuals and communities to conserve land. Learn more >>