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The Trust For Public Land today praised members of the Ohio congressional delegation for working to secure $4 million from the Land and Water Conservation Fund for Cuyahoga Valley National Park. The funding was included in the FY 2010 Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill, which sets spending priorities for natural resource programs for the next fiscal year.

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Critical bog and headwaters land in Springfield Township, slated for future subdivision development, will instead become the newest Metro Park in Summit County, The Trust for Public Land announced today.

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The Trust for Public Land of Ohio and Metro Parks, Serving Summit County, today announced the protection of 115 acres of ecologically important land, including some of the state's most pristine wetlands.

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The Ohio State Office of The Trust for Public Land (TPL), a nonprofit land conservation organization, announced today that it has worked out an agreement with the Musical Arts Association (MAA) to protect approximately 620 acres surrounding the Blossom Music Center. Under the plan, which depends upon congressional funding, TPL will purchase this spectacular forested land and convey it to the Cuyahoga Valley National Park for public enjoyment.

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The Trust for Public Land of Ohio announced today that it has partnered with the City of Cleveland to bring future parkland and green space to the Flats district.

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Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-Toledo), The Trust for Public Land, and Metroparks of the Toledo Area today announced another key success in the effort to protect Keil Farm, one of the last working farms within the Toledo city limits.

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The Trust for Public Land announced today that Bill Carroll has been appointed Director of the Ohio Office.

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Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-Toledo), The Trust for Public Land (TPL) and Metroparks of the Toledo Area today announced the protection of 40 acres of Keil Farm, one of the last working farms within the Toledo city limits.

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The Trust for Public Land joined with Metro Parks, Serving Summit County today to announce the protection of 227 acres that include some of Ohio's most pristine wetlands.

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The Trust for Public Land (TPL) announced the conservation of a significant portion of shoreline along the scenic Grand River to provide more than 3,300 feet of public access to the water. The acquisition is part of a cooperative effort to create Beaty's Landing, a new 55-acre park along the Grand River.