Camden County, Georgia, once a sweetly tranquil place of endless marshes, fertile soils, tall pines, plantations, lumberyards, and shrimp boats, today is experiencing an unprecedented level of growth. As the community becomes a second home for military... Read more
On a mild and sunny afternoon in May, I'm in a small skiff amid the salt marsh islands at the lower end of New Jersey's Barnegat Bay—a narrow, 40-mile-long estuary separated from the Atlantic Ocean by a thin band of barrier islands. Aside from the hum of... Read more
The Trust for Public Land conducted a study of parkland in the five major cities of the Hampton Roads area of Virginia. Hampton Roads has almost twice as much city shoreline as New York City and more than nine times as much city shoreline as either Boston... Read more
One of the fastest growing counties in the state, Travis County is surrounded by hills on the west and blackland prairie on the east. Many of the 850,000 residents work for the government, or in high tech industry, research, and education.
This report identifies the regionally significant acquisition and conservation priorities for King County, Washington.
In conjunction with a GIS analysis, we performed stakeholder analysis in Camden, New Jersey, to help determine community interest and leadership around park and greenspace issues; an analysis of parks and greenspace management and opportunities; and a... Read more
The Role of Parks and Greenspace in Redevelopment looks at both the past and the future of parks in the city of Camden, including sites owned or managed by Camden County, Georgia. The Trust for Public Land is working with The Reinvestment Fund to... Read more
Green Valley Road weaves through the dark, productive bottomland of southeast King County, Washington. Roadside signs advertise brown eggs and homemade berry jams, remnants of a time when this part of the county was entirely agricultural. Other signs... Read more
This MetroGreen Action Plan provides a greenprint for a metropolitan system joining urban and rural green corridors throughout the seven-county Kansas City region. The plan is designed to protect and improve water quality in the region for the next 100... Read more
When Doug Robotham was vacationing in southwestern Colorado two years ago, he took a tour with David Baxter, president of local Crested Butte Land Trust. Heading north from the fashionable ski resort along the East River, the two ascended the steeply... Read more