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Land Trusts: Vital Partners for a Sustainable and Inclusive Future

September felt like the good old pre-COVID days: I was on the road almost daily – meeting with land trusts, legislators, and other community leaders, attending presentations and workshops, talking while walking, and planning for the…

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Man standing in a green field holding a gold tool to study beavers

Studying Beavers with Drones

Bolton Land Trust Evan Zocco, a graduate student at the University of Connecticut, conducted wildlife research at Bolton Land Trust Blackledge Marsh…

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CLCC staff and Granby Land Trust board members on a trail bridge looking at a pond

Extra, Extra, Read All About It!

I’m delighted to share that CLCC and several Connecticut land trusts and conservation organizations have been featured in the July…

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Connecticut State Capitol

Land Conservation Funding and Programming Get a Boost

Strategic advocacy together with an unwavering commitment by legislative champions, a strong partnership with the CT Department of Energy and…

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Expanding Farmland Access

CLCC is honored to be mentioned in an article by Morning Ag Clips. In partnership with the CT Department of…

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Little Rock Nine Trail sign

New Little Rock Nine Plaque at Constance Baker Motley Preserve

The Chester Land Trust added a new historical and educational plaque at the Constance Baker Motley Preserve. The plaque tells the story of…

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Stories to Brighten Already Sunny Days

June’s #LoveYourCTLandTrust eNews showcases stories that should brighten up the already sunny summer days. The generous land donation by Governor…

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Deer at Farm Creek Preserve Norwalk Land Trust

OSWA and UGCG In-Person and Virtual Info Sessions

Looking for land conservation, urban green and community garden project funding? CT DEEP is accepting applications from municipalities, land trusts,…

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Looking through binoculars at a bird and hike

Black Birders Week with CLCC at Ash Creek

The Aspetuck Land Trust, Connecticut Land Conservation Council, and the Sierra Club of CT hosted a BlackAFinSTEM Collective Bird Walk at Ash Creek in Bridgeport. The BlackAFinSTEM…

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Open space green preserve with hills in the background on a partly cloudy day

Conservation Funding Resources Now Available

In case you missed it! Resources from the info session on the Open Space & Watershed Land Acquisition (OSWA) and…

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