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2021 Excellence in Conservation Awards Winners Celebration

CLCC is pleased to announce this year’s Excellence in Conservation Awards Winners! The 2021 Excellence in Conservation Organization Awards recognize…

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DEEP accepting applications for 2021 Open Space (OSWA) and Community Garden (UGCG) Programs

Applications Now Available Open Space & Watershed Land Acquisition Grant Program September 30, 2021 Deadline The CT Department of Energy…

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CLCC and Audubon CT Statement Regarding Removal of Section 4

PRESS CONTACTS: Amy Blaymore Paterson Executive Director, Connecticut Land Conservation Council (860) 614-8537 abpaterson@ctconservation.org Robert LaFrance Policy Director, Audubon Connecticut…

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Ask your Legislators to Co-Sponsor Climate Change Adaptation Bill (HB 6441)

Your legislators need to hear from you ASAP! The effects of climate change – including flooding, rising temperatures, proliferation of…

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Connecticut Conservation Partnership Program Selected for USDA Funding

Amy Blaymore Paterson, Executive Director of the Connecticut Land Conservation Council (CLCC), and Katie Dykes, Commissioner of the Connecticut Department…

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Catch Up on Our Latest News

Our April issues of our Monthly eNews and #LoveYourCTLandTrust are now available! Catch and read all about what’s going on…

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CLCC Wins Outstanding Organization of the Year

CLCC is excited to have been awarded Outstanding Organization of the Year by the Connecticut Outdoor Environmental Education Association (COEEA)…

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2021 Conference Registration Now Open

Registration is Now Open What is a Land Trust Now? A Series of Lunchtime Roundtable Conversations June 8, 10, 15 & 17…

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DEEP Invites Public Comment on ’21 Applications

Deadline | April 19, 2021 The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is inviting public comment on the 2021 round…

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Speak up for Open Space Funding!

Your Testimony is Needed by Tuesday (3/23) On Wednesday (3/24), the Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee is holding a public…

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SB 887 Bond Package Additional Info

More information on SB 887, An Act Authorizing And Adjusting Bonds Of The State For Capital Improvements, Transportation And Other…

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SB 887 Public Hearing Announcement

Committee: FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING COMMITTEE Hearing Date: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24, 2021 The Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee will hold…

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