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Transaction Assistance Grant (TAG) Program – Request for Proposals

OVERVIEW The Connecticut Land Conservation Council (CLCC) is developing a new grant program, designed to support transaction-related project costs. The goal of this program, the Transaction Assistance Grant (TAG) Program is to help land trusts…

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Share this Earth Day Video with your Legislators

Happy Earth Day! We are delighted to share this video showcasing a sampling of the amazing land conservation and greenspace projects undertaken by…

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Embracing Inclusive Conservation

I took this photo of my grandson and dogs a couple of weeks ago. We were in our yard, about 50…

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March eNews Now Available

The March 2022 issues of the CLCC monthly eNews is now available! Read all about what’s happening at CLCC and…

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Time is Running Out to Save Deer Lake in Killingworth

Scout Camp At Risk of Being Sold to Private Developer Have you heard about the statewide effort to save Deer…

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March #LoveYourCTLandTrust Now Available

When I sat down to write this message, I was hit by a wave of nostalgia. For those of you…

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Recent Land Donation Benefits Local Kids

East Granby Land Trust Thanks to a generous donation from Indus Realty Trust, the East Granby Land Trust conserved 38.7 acres of crucial…

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Small but Mighty Pocket Parks

Fairfield Forestry Committee “The hope is that the community will embrace the spot and use it as it’s meant to…

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Land Trusts According to a College Student

Middlesex Land Trust “Seeing all of these stewards together and at work gives me hope to keep trying,” recounted college…

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Farmland Preservation Pioneer

Bridgewater Land Trust “We are thrilled to be the first land trust to enroll in the program. There are cases…

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