Connecticut Land Conservation Conference

March 25, 2023, Wesleyan University, Middletown

Usdan Center, 45 Wyllys Avenue, Middletown.

Rick Newton

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Nuts and Bolts of Land Transactions (101 Series)

10:30am - 12:00pm
Room: Fayerweather 106
Intro Level, Intro-Intermediate Level, Intermediate Level, Intermediate-Advanced Level, Advanced Level

This introductory workshop dissects typical land conservation projects including both fee and easement transactions. Learn the basics of land transactions from project selection through the closing event, including landowner negotiations, creating and executing a successful funding plan, due diligence, and community outreach. This workshop is perfect for staff, volunteers and board members involved in land protection projects. Bring your questions and examples of creative transactions or project issues to discuss and brainstorm solutions.


Honor Lawler, Project Manager, The Trust for Public Land

Resources and Handouts

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“More than any other, this event galvanizes and strengthens our conservation efforts in Connecticut. We’ve been looking forward to a return to CLCC’s in-person conference for three years. That day is finally here!”

- Stuart Winquist, President, Middlesex Land Trust

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