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Executive Director Amy Paterson takes a photo of a river flanked by by trees

Audubon Connecticut
Connecticut Land Conservation Council
Northwest CT Land Conservancy
Roxbury Land Trust
Steep Rock Association
Towns of Ridgefield and Bethel
and so many more!

In early March, CLCC and Audubon Connecticut issued a press release applauding Governor Lamont for introducing An Act Concerning Climate Change Adaptation (HB 6441). At a public hearing on March 8, land trusts and their communities from across the state were particularly supportive of Section 3, which gives municipalities an option to generate local funding for stewardship, climate resilience, land conservation and other community environmental projects through a buyer’s conveyance fee program. Here’s what some of our friends in NW CT had to say about the bill in this news article…

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