Grant Program

Resources from OSWA Info Session Now Available

In case you missed it! Check out the resources from the recent info session.

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.

What's New


Open space green preserve with hills in the background on a partly cloudy day
Anne Hungerford

OSWA and UGCG Programs

CT DEEP Now Accepting Applications for OSWA and UGCG

Grant Funding

CT DEEP is accepting applications from municipalities, land trusts, and water companies for the next round of the competitive Open Space and Watershed Land Acquisition Grant Program (OSWA) and from targeted and distressed communities* for the Urban Green and Community Gardens Grant Program (UGCG). The application deadline for both programs is October 2, 2023.

Events, Training, Networking & Workshops

Waterfalls at a preserve
David Heg


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There's always something going on at CLCC. Check back soon to see upcoming trainings, workshops, networking opportunities and more!

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by Connecticut Land Trusts



CLCC's mission is to elevate and strengthen land conservation in Connecticut. Learn more »

What is a Land Trust?

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