A partnership worth its name

The more the merrier? When it comes to partners in landscape conservation, that's a good guiding principle.

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Pronghorn antelope / Photo by Matt Turner
July 30, 2019
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Take it outside

At the very tip of the Mitten State is a town called Mackinaw City. The school is small, the hearts are big and the surrounding beauty is unparalleled.

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Photo courtesy of Little Traverse Conservancy
July 24, 2019
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Taxpayers have been bilked

We received some welcome news today about the Charitable Conservation Easement Program Integrity Act. According to the nonpartisan Joint Committee on Tax, the legislation to end abusive conservation easement tax shelters will generate $6.6 billion in federal revenue.

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Land Trust Alliance President & CEO Andrew Bowman / Photo by DJ Glisson, II
July 11, 2019
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Easing the way for amphibians

Why did the salamander cross the road?

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A salamander gets a hand from a volunteer. / Photo by Cara Gentry

Creating future stewards

There's nothing quite like seeing someone experiencing nature for the first time. One of the challenges the city of New Haven faces, like many urban centers, is a lack of access to open space.

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Photo by DJ Glisson, II/Firefly Imageworks
July 09, 2019
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Making Allies for Healthier Communities

The Making Allies partnership is conserving farmland, improving water quality and delivering good food, all while giving local farmers a helping hand.