On a recent sunny August afternoon, more than 200 supporters of the effort to protect the 1,000 acre forest known as The Preserve gathered to mark the official opening of the property to the public.
The Valley and the state got an amazing gift this week with the news that a 2,085-acre parcel of land that abuts Camel's Hump State Park will be purchased by The Trust for Public Land and given to the state.
Governor Dannel P. Malloy and U.S.
The Trust for Public Land, a national non-profit organization that creates parks and protects land for public use, says they are closing in on their goal to create a new state forest named in honor of former Vermont Senator Jim Jeffords
Utah residents have a peculiar park predicament. On the one hand, their state is famous for its spectacular natural landscapes—from the red canyons of Zion to the snowy peaks of the Wasatch Range.
The Town of West Windsor, Vermont, Selectboard has approved the creation of a steering committee that will establish Mt. Ascutney Outdoors, a non-profit group that will manage and maintain the assets and recreation opportunities of the West Windsor Town... Read more
It’s been over two years since Barre Town acquired 355 acres of land for the Barre Town Forest and the area is thriving.
While The 606 has only been open a few weeks, Chicagoans and visitors are enjoying this 2.7-mile ribbon of recreational space that includes areas for cyclists, runners, walkers and others who wish to enjoy the community interaction and commune with nature... Read more
Efforts to save land on Arroyo Burro Creek from development have been boosted by a $500,000 grant from The California State Coastal Conservancy (SCC), The Trust for Public Land announced today.