Free bus takes people to nature

It’s not the “Magic Bus” memorialized by British rock band the Who — it’s a Nature Bus, launched by the accredited Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy this year to take city residents of Albany, New York, to some of the region’s most scenic outdoor destinations.

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Ashari, Kana and Dini (left to right) are the first riders to use the Nature Bus, a partnership between Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy and CDTA, to arrive at the Pine Hollow Arboretum outside Albany, New York / Credit: Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy
October 26, 2021
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Targeted investments, big benefits

Part of the Land Trust Alliance’s immediate response to the pandemic was to help its members meet urgent and unprecedented challenges. And nearly 20 months later, that work continues.

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At the Lloyd and Mabel Johnson Preserve in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Thomas Huval and Dani Wyman install one of eight trail cameras purchased with a grant. These cameras will help deter vandalism. / Photo by Kyler Moran, courtesy of Legacy Land Conservancy.
October 20, 2021
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Re: Climate (2021.10)

Like many sectors, the land trust community has come a long way in understanding the implications of climate change and rallying to prepare for and help mitigate associated threats.

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Photo by DJ Glisson, II / Firefly Imageworks
October 18, 2021
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Rally 2021: Comradery, education and celebration

Rally 2021 brought together 2,665 conservationists from across the country and some international locations to connect, learn and reimagine conservation.

October 13, 2021
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A refuge for people

Idaho's Wood River Land Trust received the Land Trust Alliance's National Land Trust Excellence Award at Rally 2021: The National Land Conservation Conference.

October 07, 2021
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Being one with nature

New Jersey's Tewksbury Land Trust received the Land Trust Alliance's National Land Trust Excellence Award at Rally 2021: The National Land Conservation Conference.

October 06, 2021
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Honoring Dr. Mark Anderson

Dr. Mark Anderson received the Land Trust Alliance's Kingsbury Browne Conservation Leadership Award & Fellowship during our Rally 2021: The National Land Conservation Conference.

October 05, 2021
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Becoming the change we want to see

The Land Trust Alliance joined organizations across the country last year in affirming our commitment to addressing the systemic inequities that exist in American society.

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Photo by DJ Glisson, II / Firefly Imageworks