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Vintage photo of a woman standing at a beach in Peru

Honoring a Family & Community Connection to the Land

Land has always been a core part of my community’s identity. It is our ancestral history when we read about those vast empires of the past, it is what we inherit from our elders, it…

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Vintage photo of a woman standing at a beach in Peru

Honrando una conexión familiar y comunitaria con la tierra

La tierra siempre ha sido una parte central de la identidad de mi comunidad. Es nuestra historia ancestral cuando leemos…

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Collage of photos from the September issue of #LoveYourCTLandTrust

September #LoveYourCTLandTrust Now Available

My name is Emely Ricci, your new Sandy Breslin Conservation Fellow, here at CLCC. I hope to follow in the…

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Before and after paint job of a red barn

A Barn’s New Lease On Life

Avon Land Trust Avon Land Trust inherited a wonderful 1820 vintage barn in early 2022. Like most older buildings, this barn…

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Two women at an outdoor environmental event

Sandy would be kvelling

Sandy Breslin (1954-2017) was a founding member of CLCC who made enduring contributions to land conservation, the environment, and politics…

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Three young male interns posing outside in the woods

Summer Stewardships Concluding for the Season

New Canaan Land Trust With the close of the summer season, the New Canaan Land Trust (NCLT) 2022 Summer Steward Internship Program comes to…

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Map of Ketchum Children's Trail

A Child’s Stroll Through La Vaillant Preserve

Bridgewater Land Trust The Bridgewater Land Trust (BWLT) recently completed its new mapping of the Ketchum Children’s Trail at La Vaillant Preserve….

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Woods during Autumn with fall foliage

A Conservation Promise to Monroe

Aspetuck Land Trust “This property, combined with surrounding Aquarion and Monroe open space lands, protects about 120 acres of wildlife…

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Collage of photos featuring land trusts from the August 2022 issue

August #LoveYourCTLandTrust is Now Available

Partnerships, programs, projects, press, and goats! (Not finding a word that begins with “p” to describe goats!) Connecticut land trusts…

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Man sitting on a bale of hay in a field

Hot Off the Press

Northwest Connecticut Land Conservancy “Moving next to a nature preserve unlocked a longing for open spaces, and showed why protecting…

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