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Winners of the 2024 Excellence in Conservation Awards collection

Connecticut Land Conservation Council Announces Recipients of 2024 Excellence in Conservation Award

Contact: Amy Blaymore Paterson, Executive Director Telephone: (860) 825-5512 Email: abpaterson@ctconservation.org Website: ctconservation.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Connecticut Land Conservation Council Announces Recipients of 2024 Excellence in Conservation Award Middletown, CT, March 23, 2024 – The…

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Johnson Farm

Thanks to a partnership between Steep Rock Association (SRA) and the Connecticut Farmland Trust, funded in part by a CT DEEP Open Space and Watershed…

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Group of people walking together in a community garden with the CLCC logo and the text "The 2020 Event Series Conservation Conversations"

2020 Conservation Conversations Recap

Last summer, over 250 people joined us and our co-hosts to visit land conservation success stories made possible by the…

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hardwood forest adjacent to the Wintonbury Hills golf course

Beacon Hill Preserve

Wintonbury Land Trust acquired a hardwood forest adjacent to the Wintonbury Hills golf course. Originally intended for a residential subdivision,…

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Cristina Hayden on Who Owns the Land

At its peak after the Civil War, Black people owned upwards of 15 million acres of land, mostly located in…

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Alternatives to Chain Saws

In light of the damage caused by Tropical Storm Isaias, we thought a discussion of how Groton Open Space Association (GOSA)…

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Challenge Accepted!

This summer, the Canton Land Conservation Trust is encouraging people of all ages to get outside and hike local with their Canton Land…

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Preserving History, Conserving Land

In honor of the East Haddam Land Trust’s 40th anniversary, the Land Trust and the East Haddam Historical Society joined forces to develop…

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Neighbors Lend a Helping Hand

Pomfret’s wildlife habitat just got a helping hand thanks to the acquisition of a 9.5-acre property by the Wyndham Land Trust, which…

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New Signage honoring Constance Baker Motley

Honoring the Legacy of Constance Baker Motley

The Chester Land Trust’s Constance Baker Motley Preserve, a Connecticut Heritage Site, is located on the former property of a…

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