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Format: 2016-06-04
Format: 2016-06-04
In the news
March 6, 2016

Sugarbush president Win Smith has challenged the Mad River Valley to match a grant of $10,000 to raise the final funds needed to complete the conservation of the 2,085-acre Dowsville Headwaters. The land will be added to Camel’s Hump State Park.

In the news
March 6, 2016

The new Mount Ascutney rope tow area has operated for only a handful of days so far this season. But thanks to being a nonprofit run by volunteers, its future is not at the mercy of uncooperative weather.

Press release
Santa Barbara |
March 1, 2016

The Trust for Public Land and the City of Santa Barbara are pleased to announce the purchase of 14.7 acres of open land in the Las Positas Valley, formerly the site of the proposed “Veronica Meadows” development project.

In the news
March 1, 2016

After years of community quarrels over whether to develop the Veronica Meadows site, the city of Santa Barbara on Wednesday announced that it will turn the 14.8-acre parcel in the Las Positas Valley into a public park.

Press release
Mason County, Washington |
February 29, 2016

The Trust for Public Land, Green Diamond Resource Company and Washington State Department of Natural Resources today announced they have permanently protected 6,967 acres of working forest land in Mason County at the southwestern end of Puget Sound.

Press release
Sugar Hill, Georgia |
February 22, 2016

The Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area in suburban Atlanta is growing by 47 acres, which will nearly complete an eight-mile corridor of conserved public land along the river, The Trust for Public Land and the National Park Service announced today.

Press release
San Jose, California |
February 21, 2016

A new report by the Trust for Public Land shows that the San José's park system of regional and neighborhood parks, trails, and community facilities generates millions of dollars in economic benefits.

Press release
Saint Paul, Minnesota |
February 17, 2016

The Trust for Public Land announced the winners of its 8th annual Conservation Leadership Awards, which recognize outstanding support for the conservation of Minnesota’s special places, from city parks to wilderness.

In the news
February 17, 2016

Haskill Basin is a done deal. The Trust for Public Land, the city of Whitefish, F.H. Stoltze Land and Lumber Co., and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks said Wednesday they have recorded a conservation easement on more than 3,000 acres in the Haskill Creek watershed east of here.

Press release
Whitefish, Montana |
February 15, 2016

The Trust for Public Land, City of Whitefish, F.H. Stoltze Land & Lumber, and Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks today announced that they have recorded a conservation easement on 3,020 acres owned by F.H. Stoltze Land & Lumber Company in the Haskill Creek watershed east of Whitefish. Closing this deal means that the land will be permanently protected to support local timber jobs and important fish and wildlife habitat, while also providing the City of Whitefish with the majority of their water supply and the public with continued opportunities for close-to-home outdoor recreation.

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