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The last large tract of unprotected coastal forest between Boston and New York lies near the Connecticut River and Long Island Sound and is the subject of an $8 million deal by the state, several towns and a land trust seeking to preserve the 1,000 acres... Read more

Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced a plan for the state to partner with local communities to purchase The Preserve in Old Saybrook, Essex and Westbrook.

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

Located in Duxbury, Vermont, the 2,085 acres known as the Dowsville Headwaters sits adjacent to Camel’s Hump State Park, one of Vermont’s most iconic sites. The Trust for Public Land is now... Read more

A public celebration is being planned to note the acquisition of 226 acres of high-quality forestland in the Issaquah Alps - the result of a partnership between King County and The Trust for Public Land.

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For more than a century, the Northfield Mount Hermon School in Northfield, Massachusetts, owned much of the 1,600-acre forest that forms the northeastern backdrop of the town. Besides being a key resource for outdoor... Read more

Northfield Mount Hermon (NMH) and The Trust for Public Land, a national nonprofit land conservation organization, have reached an agreement for the potential sale of the... Read more

In the 1990s, population in the Seattle area increased dramatically and the I-90 corridor was targeted for extensive development. The Trust for Public Land worked with citizens and community leaders to create the Mountains to Sound Greenway, which helped... Read more

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