NCLC has 21 public preserves. This fall we had a two-part, virtual tour of these preserves. Part 1 introduces the eight NCLC preserves in the Town of Sherman. Part 2 introduces the preserves outside of the town of Sherman. Part … Continue reading →
The New Milford Barn Quilt Trail is growing from eight to nineteen barns! NCLC’s Hunt Hill barn was one of eleven barns added to the trail this year. The New Milford Barn Quilt Trail, the only barn quilt trail in … Continue reading →
The Connecticut Department of Agriculture (CT DoAg), with assistance from Northwest Connecticut Land Conservancy (NCLC), has permanently protected the Maple Bank Farm in Roxbury, owned by Cathleen and Howard Bronson. The conservation easement on over 50 acres of the eighth-generation … Continue reading →
Natural lands sustain our communities and enrich our lives. Click here to read our September e-newsletter for information on fall hikes, preserve maintenance, and an update on our hardworking interns. … Continue reading →
After Tropical Storm Isaias we were able to check 30+ miles of hiking trails thanks to our incredible volunteers. Twenty-five volunteers who responded to a call for assistance visited all 21 NCLC trailed preserves and emailed detailed reports and pictures … Continue reading →
Sebastião Salgado is a photojournalist renowned for his long-term projects documenting the humanity and dignity of dispossessed people. In this video shares his personal journey that led him to his craft and inspired his commitment to reforestation. His message about stewardship, resiliency, and the transformative power of forests applies to Connecticut’s forests as much as Brazil’s rain forests. We hope you enjoy this engaging and inspirational video.
Weantinoge Heritage Land Trust Announces Name Change and Merger with Naromi Land Trust Naromi Land Trust and Weantinoge Heritage Land Trust enthusiastically announce their intention to merge on June 30, 2020. Weantinoge, the surviving entity of the merger, will change … Continue reading →