Today is Earth Day, and just in time has come the welcome news that the William Penn Foundation is dedicating $35 million to land conservation and restoration in the Delaware River watershed, with roughly one-third of the money targeted for the Highlands... Read more
A conservation easement will protect more than 665 acres of land at Turtle Bay Resort in Kahuku, Gov. Neil Abercrombie announced Thursday. The easement covers nearly 79 percent of the open space land makai of Kamehameha Hwy. Portions of the land had... Read more
Camp Myeerah, near Bellefontaine, Ohio, served as a popular Girl Scout camp for more than 50 years. When the Girl Scouts of Western Ohio decided to sell the camp, they wanted to ensure that the new owner would still allow the land to be used for camping,... Read more
Kittatinny Valley State Park grew by more than 220 acres Tuesday, and the borough added to its own parkland with the closing on the land purchase that brings most of the 260-acre Francisco farm under open space preservation.
The protection of the Northfield Forest is the latest of many conservation projects organized by the Trust for Public Land. The organization announced Wednesday that it had reached an agreement with Northfield Mount Hermon School to keep the 1,650-acre... Read more
In a city once known as Terminus, the BeltLine trail network is a re-envisioning of its railroad past for a new wave of pedestrian and bike-friendly urban design.