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Focus on Community Engagement

It’s no secret that Connecticut’s land trusts are leaders in land conservation across the state. Their volunteers and members work…

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Cedar waxwing bird feeding on a branch with berries and lush green leaves

What Does Justice in Land Conservation Mean to You?

Recent conversations and readings have pushed me to deliberate the meaning of justice. One such reading was the Community Foundation of…

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Two CLCC staff accept award from 2 CT RC&D representatives

CLCC Accepts Award from CT RC&D

Last week, on behalf of CLCC, Amy and I were honored to receive the 2023 Linda B. Krause Award for…

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CLCC staff and Granby Land Trust board members on a trail bridge looking at a pond

Extra, Extra, Read All About It!

I’m delighted to share that CLCC and several Connecticut land trusts and conservation organizations have been featured in the July…

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Connecticut State Capitol

Land Conservation Funding and Programming Get a Boost

Strategic advocacy together with an unwavering commitment by legislative champions, a strong partnership with the CT Department of Energy and…

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Expanding Farmland Access

CLCC is honored to be mentioned in an article by Morning Ag Clips. In partnership with the CT Department of…

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Stories to Brighten Already Sunny Days

June’s #LoveYourCTLandTrust eNews showcases stories that should brighten up the already sunny summer days. The generous land donation by Governor…

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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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A Helping Hand from the Community

The mild spring weather will soon transform into summer’s heavy heat, flowers are blooming, people are enjoying the outdoors, and…

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A Regional Approach to Collaboration – Relaunching the South Central Regional Land Conservation Alliance

One of the things I love most about working in Connecticut’s conservation community is the willingness to collaborate and work…

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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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Group of board members announcing land trust merger

Introducing the Traprock Ridge Land Conservancy

When land trusts conserve natural or working lands in their communities, they make a promise to protect that land in…

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