Home > News


Community garden set in a neighborhood with a sidewalk on the left-hand side and a tree on the right

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 of funding under the Open Space and Watershed Land Acquisition (OSWA) and the Urban Green…

Read More »
Open green space with a tree in the front and trees in the background

CLCC Testimony on HB 6441 and Municipal Funding Option

Now available, CLCC’s testimony in favor of House Bill No. 6441, An Act Concerning Climate Change Adaptation and the Municipal…

Read More »

Creating Anti-Racist Communities is a Long Term Commitment

For the past several months, I have had the opportunity to participate in The Path to Thriving Communities: Creating Anti-Racist…

Read More »

Public Hearing on Monday, March 8

Submit Testimony and Ask your Legislators to Co-Sponsor HB 6441 to Support New Options for Local Funding to Adapt to Climate…

Read More »

HB 6441 Public Hearing Instructions

*ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE MONDAY, MARCH 8, 2021 The Environment Committee will hold a public hearing on Monday, March 8, 2021 at…

Read More »

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…

Read More »

Governor’s Budget Brings Good News for Open Space

Although the Capitol complex remains closed to the public, the 2021 legislative session is well underway. Earlier this month, Governor…

Read More »
World Water Day

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:…

Read More »
Waterfalls and rocks in the woods

Facilitating land trust mergers

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

Read More »
Sunset with pink clouds behind trees and red barn buildings

Celebrating the Heart of the Land Trust

“As supporters of the Litchfield Land Trust, we invest our time, energy, and resources in preserving something that will outlast…

Read More »