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Group photo to celebrate the Urban Bird Treaty City in Hartford

Building Connections This Month at CLCC

At CLCC, our work is not only about helping land trusts to conserve land and protect natural habitats. It’s also…

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Waterfalls at a preserve

Governor Announces Open Space & Community Garden/Urban Green Grant Awards and Launches next Grant Round

Governor Ned Lamont has announced that his administration is awarding approximately $3.7 million in state funding to aid in the…

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Washington Monument in the spring at a park

Invest in our Planet

How was your Earth Day? Whether a land trust hike, community clean-up, or stewardship work party, I hope you had a…

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Connecticut State Capitol

Speak up for Open Space & Trails Funding!

Your Testimony is Needed by Sunday (4/2) at 3pm On Monday (4/3), the Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee is holding…

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Anne-Sophie Pagé giving the keynote address at the 2023 Conference

A Day Filled with Inspiration and Energy

This past Saturday, approximately 550 people from around the state, region, country, and even as far away as Tasmania, registered…

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Snow in the woods

A Look Back at Another Great Month with You

Early this month, Denise Savageau (CT Association of Conservation Districts), Sean Ghio (Partnership for Strong Communities), and I participated on the policy…

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A red fox walking in the snowy woods

Support of Land Conservation is Underway at the 2023 CT Session

Throughout my career in Connecticut, I have always been involved – in one way or another – with CT DEEP’s Open…

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CLCC staff photo on a boat on the CT River

CLCC Staff Looks Back and Plans Ahead

At our final staff meeting of the year I asked the team to reflect on their fondest CLCC memories from…

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Two young conservationists posing at a hike in November

Taking Action NOW for Future Generations

Last month, I joined the Steep Rock Association (SRA) in Washington, CT, to celebrate the grand opening of a new trail at the…

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Giving Tuesday graphic that says "Unleash Generosity"

Unleash Generosity This #GivingTuesday

Connecticut is home to ~130 land trusts. Together these non-profits have conserved at least 205,000 acres of land that is…

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Butterfly outside on leaves

When Superstars Align

Greetings! To say that David Bingham is a land conservation icon is an understatement. Founder and current vice-president of Salem…

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Looking back at a great summer and planning ahead, with you!

March 10, 2020. That’s the date that we made the tough decision to postpone the annual Connecticut Land Conservation Conference. With another…

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