Grant Funding

Governor Announces Open Space & Urban Green Grant Awards & Launches Next Grant Round

Good News for Land Conservation & Urban Greenspace Projects

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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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CT Conservation Partnership Program Info Sessions

Register today!

Through its Connecticut Conservation Partnership Program (CCPP), the Connecticut Land Conservation Council (CLCC) has secured $6.7 million to be awarded to land trusts over the next five years, beginning with approximately $1 million this year.

Please join CLCC on June 21 from 12pm - 1:30pm or on June 23 from 6:30pm - 8pm to learn how this partnership between CLCC and CT DEEP can help your land trust’s conservation efforts.

Events, Training, Networking & Workshops

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Gather on the Land:  Conversations Among Generations

The 2022 Connecticut Land Conservation Conference featured a series of virtual conversations, as well as an in-person outdoor plenary session at Peoples State Forest in Barkhamsted. Recordings and resources will be available soon. Click on the button for more information about this year's conference.

2022 Connecticut Land Conservation Conference

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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 >>