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Walls Way Creates Continuous Greenway in East Haddam

East Haddam Land Trust On April 15, East Haddam residents Alice and David Walls generously donated a 14-acre property, now known as Walls Way, to East Haddam Land Trust (EHLT). The Walls purchased the wooded property last year to protect it…

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What will be our legacy?

On January 18, many reflected and celebrated the spirit, the light, the life and love of Martin Luther King Jr.,…

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Studying Climate Resiliency & Adaptation

Connecticut Sea Grant is collaborating with Avalonia Land Conservancy on a project at Hoffman Evergreen Preserve, in Stonington, to identify…

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Protecting Cheshire’s Greenbelt

The town of Cheshire recently acquired 45-acres with over 3200 feet of frontage on the Mill River. The Regional Water Authority and Cheshire…

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Inaugural Trail in North Haven

The North Haven Land Trust has developed a new walking trail on one of its properties at 430 Clintonville Road….

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Wetland at the Mill District Nature Preserve with water surrounded by trees

Introducing the Mill District Nature Preserve

“The response from the community has been overwhelmingly supportive. Preserving this property in perpetuity provides another layer of protection to…

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Let’s Continue to Take Action in 2021

This year has been a lot to handle (to say the least)—continuing to withstand a global pandemic, seeing the harsh…

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Bring on the 2021 Session

The 2021 Connecticut General Assembly convenes on January 6. Creating, protecting, and enhancing land conservation funding are at the top…

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woodlands surrounding the brook

Partnering to Protect Converse Brook Preserve

Greenwich Land Trust (GLT) has protected 72 acres of open space, to be known as Converse Brook Preserve, through a Public-Private Partnership with the Town…

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NFA Agroforest Project at the Holcombe Hill Preserve

Brett Lehner has always had an interest in hardwood nut trees. In the summer of 2017, he and a friend…

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