Grants are awarded to projects which aim to protect water quality by creating streamside buffers.
The property is adjacent to the Land Trust’s existing 200-acre Charles Spencer Nature Preserve.
Please refrain from visiting the preserve until further notice.
Monthly Conservation News for June 2017
The easement protects a part of Taughannock Creek, a tributary to Cayuga Lake.
The newly improved path connects to the adjacent Cayuga-Seneca Canal Trail.
Monthly conservation news for May 2017
Discover the best locations in the region for outdoor recreation activities.
The land will be conveyed to New York State as an addition to Danby State Forest.
A total of $1.8 million in Conservation Partnership Program grants were awarded to 58 nonprofit land trusts across New York.
Monthly conservation news for April 2017
Connecticut Hill is a popular destination for outdoor recreation and wildlife observation.
Funds for the project came from the state’s Farmland Protection Implementation Program.
The state budget includes historic investments in New York’s environment.
Outdoor enthusiasts have a new resource to find trails in Tompkins County.
Monthly conservation news for March 2017
The property has been in Art Woldt’s family since 1920 .
With this latest addition, the preserve now spans over 96 acres of diverse wildlife habitats.
Monthly Conservation News for February 2017
The popular series of birding trips led by FLLT volunteer Mark Chao will be held Memorial Day weekend.