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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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Governor Lamont Moves Connecticut Forward with New Options for Local Funding to Adapt to Climate Change

Conservation Advocates Applaud Introduction of the Governor’s Bill to Conserve Connecticut’s Valuable Ecosystems Including the Municipal Funding Option and Other…

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Annual World Water Day 2021

Monday, March 22 from 12 to 1:30pm Recognizing the strong connection between land conservation and water quality, CLCC will join:…

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Facilitating land trust mergers

With support from the Peter and Carmen Lucia Buck Foundation, CLCC and consultant Sharon Danosky are working with conservation organizations…

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CLCC Advocates for State Open Space Grants and other Land Conservation Programs

As we do each year, CLCC will advocate for consistent and increased funding for state land conservation funding programs during…

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Urge the Environment Committee to Raise HB 5100 – Authorizing a Municipal Conservation Funding Option

The following are CLCC executive director Amy Blaymore Paterson’s remarks from the 2021 CT League of Conservation Voters Environmental Summit…

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New Tools and Programs in the Works for 2021

The CLCC team is hard at work in developing  and implementing new tools and programs in 2021. Here’s what you…

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Transportation Climate Initiative and Resilient Connecticut Collaborative

The Transportation and Climate Initiative (TCI) is a multi-state collaboration to cap and reduce pollutants and greenhouse gas emissions from…

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Bring on the 2021 Session

The 2021 Connecticut General Assembly convenes on January 6. Creating, protecting, and enhancing land conservation funding are at the top…

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