The Cranberry Mountain Wildlife Management Area (WMA) has expanded by one-third with New York State's acquisition of a 355-acre property in Putnam County that is prized for wildlife habitat and water quality protection.
Staten Island nature lovers can rejoice. Officials on Thursday announced the approval of a conservation easement that will preserve an additional 51 acres of Pouch Camp, the beloved Boy Scouts of America grounds in the heart of the Greenbelt.
Frogtown, one of St. Paul's most "park-deprived" neighborhoods, soon will be home to a new park and "urban demonstration" farm. On Wednesday, the Trust for Public Land announced that it had closed on a deal with the city and the Wilder Foundation to create a new 13-acre park and farm off Minnehaha Avenue.
Sculptor Frances Whitehead is the lead artist on Chicago’s newest park, the 606, which will transform three straight miles of an abandoned rail line into parks, bike and running trails, and pedestrian walkways. Spearheaded by the Trust for Public Land and formerly known as the Bloomingdale Trail, the project is considered to be one of the most innovative and unusual projects of its type in the world.
A once-vacant field of trash, dirt and other reminders of urban decay has now transformed the most-diverse square block of Denver into one of its most vibrant as well. The aptly-named New Freedom Park at 13th and Xenia provides the surrounding refugee community with a place to gather, play and plant.
Fred Eychaner's Alphawood Foundation has offered a $2 million matching grant to help fund the Bloomingdale Trail. It's one of two matching grants offered as the Trust for Public Lands ramps up its fundraising efforts for the new park and trail system on the city's North Side.
Tom Gilbert knows a thing or two about land conservation ballot measures in Pennsylvania. As the senior conservation finance director for The Trust for Public Land, Gilbert says he and his team have stood behind four local referendums passed in the state since 2008
A large grant from the Washington Wildlife and Recreation Program has brought fundraising to save open land in the Wenatchee Foothills to more than $8.4 million, officials with the Chelan-Douglas Land Trust announced today.
12,046 Acres of beautiful Crocker Mountain in Maine’s High Peaks are forever ours ...
Channel 2 WSB-TV and The Trust for Public Land announced John Gordon as Atlanta's 2013 Cox Conserves Hero. Celebrating its 5th year in Atlanta, Cox Conserves Heroes recognizes volunteers who are creating, preserving or enhancing outdoor spaces.