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Resources from OSWA Info Session Now Available

In case you missed it! Resources from the info session on the Open Space & Watershed Land Acquisition (OSWA) and Urban Green/Community Garden (UGCG) 2023 CT DEEP Grant Programs are now available. Download the presentation…

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Bolton Heritage Farm Receives Preservation Award

The town of Bolton was recently honored with a Preservation Merit Award from the CT Trust for Historic Preservation. More than a…

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Read all about it! ALC Preserves Tri-Town Ridgeline Forest

As reported in The Day and The Hartford Courant , Avalonia Land Conservancy recently closed on the Tri-Town Ridgeline Forest, a 409-acre property straddling Griswold,…

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Teamwork Gets the Job Done, While Having Fun!

For the fourth consecutive year, boys and girls attending The Wilderness School , a program of the CT Department of Children and…

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Joshua’s Trust Kicks off Spring with a New Crop of Interns

Five University of Connecticut students are working on various Joshua’s Trust projects as part of a new formal internship and Work…

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Lovers of Rocky Top Grateful for Land Donation

“A sudden surprise conclusion in the fight to preserve Rocky Top is leaving dedicated lovers of the land thrilled and…

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A First Step in Preserving a Beloved Heritage

“The Whigville Preservation Group and its parent organization the Burlington Land Trust recently took ownership of 15.17 acres from the…

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Lovin’ Those RCPs! Cox Trust Honors MassConn

The MassConn Sustainable Forest Partnership, a regional coalition of land conservation organizations serving 39 towns in south central MA and…

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Evans Property Offers a Multitude of Public Benefits

Funded in part by a DEEP OSWA grant, the Wintonbury Land Trust has acquired the 22.8 acre Evans Property — an…

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An Earth Day Bequest Comes to Fruition

In 2006, and at the request of the Howat family, several NFA board members met with the family to discuss…

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