The Gros Ventre Road has for decades come to its end at a privately owned historic ranch that stretched for 2.5 miles along the Gros Ventre River. A few years from now the road will still come to a dead end, but hikers and fishermen will be able to... Read more
A $2 million grant for the state's share of funding to buy the last unprotected stretch of coastal forest in southern New England won unanimous approval of the state Bond Commission.
"Allemansrätt" is the Swedish philosophy of the right of public access to land and the implicit responsibility to protect and conserve it. Allemansrätt Wilderness Park in Lindstrom, northeast of St. Paul, occupies more than 90 acres of woodland and wetland... Read more
The McArthur Lake Wildlife Corridor, located near the cities of Sandpoint and Bonners Ferry, is an important link between the Selkirk and Cabinet mountains. Many wide-ranging species—such as grizzly bear, elk, and wolverine—travel across this area to reach... Read more
The Trust for Public Land is purchasing a 2,085-acre parcel of land in Duxbury which will be given to the state to be added to the Camel's Hump State Forest.
The protection of 40 acres that will preserve the natural beauty of the main entrance of Chiricahua National Monument has been successfully completed, The Trust for Public Land announced today.
Dan Fischer, longtime landowner, had wanted to protect... Read more
The Trust for Public Land, the U.S. Forest Service, the Idaho Department of Lands, and the Stimson Lumber Company today announced they have permanently protected 6,847 acres of forestland in northern Idaho. The land will remain in active timber production... Read more
The fastest growing city in America is also gaining new parkland. The Purgatory Creek Natural Area in San Marcos, Texas, will gain an additional 89 acres of open space and habitat to increase public access to nature in the city’s biggest park. The Trust... Read more