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Resources from OSWA Info Session Now Available

In case you missed it! Resources from the info session on the Open Space & Watershed Land Acquisition (OSWA) and Urban Green/Community Garden (UGCG) 2023 CT DEEP Grant Programs are now available. Download the presentation…

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Posing at the Earth Day cleanup in front of the Bridgewater Land Trust sign

Earth Day, Art, and a Town Cleanup

In a collaborative effort, the Bridgewater Land Trust (BWLT), the Housatonic Resource Recovery Authority, and JBM Carting, celebrated Earth Day with rousing success…

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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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Keep Calm & Go Birding

What did I miss all those years not listening for the birds, not knowing what is on top of the…

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wood's floor

CT DEEP Now Accepting Applications for OSWA and UGCG

Open Space & Watershed Land Acquisition (OSWA) Urban Green/Community Garden (UGCG) 2023 CT DEEP Grant Programs Information Session – Via…

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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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Group of students posing for a picture after cleaning up a trail

Q Students Help Clean Up New Cheshire Land Trust Preserve

An energetic team of Quinnipiac University students joined other volunteers to help clean up a 3.7 acre parcel of land…

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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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Young conservationists sitting in a workshop

Learning and Loving the Art of Fishing

The Aspetuck Land Trust (ALT) in collaboration with Green Village Initiative hosted their “Fishing with Friends” workshop led by Trout Unlimited (TU) at Connecticut’s Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport….

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