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An Invitation to Dialogue

What can a pandemic teach us? I suppose it is teaching us what we should learn every day. The pandemic has magnified…

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Connecting with Community and Communicating with Resilience

Despite all that has happened in our world over the last six months, our Connecticut land trusts have continued forging…

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Cristina Hayden on Who Owns the Land

At its peak after the Civil War, Black people owned upwards of 15 million acres of land, mostly located in…

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Rebecca Dahl on Navigating the Intersection of Anti-Racism and Community Work

It’s been two months since the mainstream resurgence of the Black Lives Matter movement and an uprising of protests in response to…

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What We’re Reading – Katharine Lange on Green 2.0

Dorceta Taylor, a sociologist at the University of Michigan, rocked the non-profit world when she released the first Green 2.0 report in…

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Please learn alongside us

Recognizing that the prejudices and injustices BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) communities face extend within the boundaries of the…

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Today is a great day to say thank you to your local land trust!

Connecticut is home to over 130 land trusts. Together they have protected approximately 200,000 acres of land that is essential…

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Connecticut State Capitol

2019 Legislative Session Wrap-Up

The 2019 state legislative session ended on June 5 and thanks to your strong support and relentless advocacy, the land…

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Improving health and happiness

As recently reported in Time Magazine, a new study adds to mounting evidence that spending time outdoors — especially in nature — is…

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The Benefits of Conserved Open Space

The Benefits of Conserved Open Space:  Fresh Air, Wildlife, Happy Kids Written by Amy Blaymore Paterson, Executive Director, Connecticut Land Conservation Council for…

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