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2024 Legislative Session Wrap-Up

The following is a wrap-up of the 2024 Legislative Session as it relates to  CLCC’s 2024 State Conservation Policy and…

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Celebrating the Excellence in Conservation Award Winners

CLCC is excited to celebrate this year’s Excellence in Conservation Award winners! We hope you’ll join us and this year’s…

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Immediate Action Needed to STOP HB 5475 and the Weakening of Key Environmental Regulations

Attention Conservation Advocates! We need your help to STOP HB 5475, a bill that, despite its good intentions to promote…

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Action Alert: Oppose Harmful Conveyance Bills that Threaten Public Lands

CLCC is seeking your land trust’s assistance in safeguarding our public lands from three detrimental conveyance bills under consideration in…

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CT Mirror Op Ed: Why CT Must Embrace Nature-Based Solutions

By Robert LaFrance, Denise Savageau, Amy Blaymore Paterson and Alicea Charamut We stand at a critical juncture where the interconnected…

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STOP HB 5475 and the Weakening of Key Environmental Regulations

Attention land trusts! Please read the following action alert from Denise Savageau. CLCC has signed on to Save the Sound’s…

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Winners of the 2024 Excellence in Conservation Awards collection

Connecticut Land Conservation Council Announces Recipients of 2024 Excellence in Conservation Award

Contact: Amy Blaymore Paterson, Executive Director Telephone: (860) 825-5512 Email: abpaterson@ctconservation.org Website: ctconservation.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Connecticut Land Conservation Council…

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40th Annual Connecticut Land Conservation Conference: Inspiring Action for Natural Climate Solutions

Contact: Amy Blaymore Paterson, Executive Director Telephone: (860) 825-5512 Email: abpaterson@ctconservation.org Website: ctconservation.org 40th Annual Connecticut Land Conservation Conference: Inspiring…

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Speak up for Nature! Call to Action

Speak up for Nature! Call to Action March 25-29, 2024 WHAT: Contact your State Legislators by phone or email. To find…

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Conservation Advocates: Speak up for Nature-Based Climate Solutions

Your Testimony is Needed by Thursday (3/7) at 3pm We urge you to participate in the upcoming Environment Committee public…

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Connecticut Equity and Environmental Justice Advisory Council

In December 2021, Governor Ned Lamont enacted Executive Order No. 21-3, which established within the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP)…

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Taking This Simple Step Could Mean Big Opportunities

Powerful legislation in Connecticut requires water companies—the second-largest owners of open space in the state—to give land trusts a head…

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