How fire season gave me perspective

I spent my Labor Day weekend enjoying a riverside campsite on Mount Hood National Forest in Oregon. It was a perfect late-summer weekend with blue skies and just a touch of autumn in the air. But on our final morning, the blue skies disappeared in the unmistakable haze of wildfire smoke.

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Image by BlenderTimer from Pixabay
October 21, 2020
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Delivering hope

“Rally is an enormous gift in these dire times,” said Carolyn Edelmann, community relations associate of the accredited D&R Greenway Land Trust in New Jersey. “Rally gives us hours, even days, of cooperation with courageous, devoted, original people who care about the health of our planet and devote their lives to its well-being. In other words, Rally delivers hope, as well as practical steps to realize our personal and professional missions!"

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Clockwise from top left: "Drink in Oregon's Landscape: A Virtual Tour of Wineries, Land Use and Conservation"; James Edward Mills from the Wednesday plenary; Fernado Lloveras; Nina Simon from the Thursday plenary; performance by Alison Brown and her band
October 13, 2020
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Climate change trainings this fall

This fall, the Land Trust Alliance's Land and Climate Program is providing new trainings for land trusts to learn to adapt to and mitigate climate change.

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Photo by DJ Glisson, II
October 07, 2020
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