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The view of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains from The Piedmont Environmental Council’s Piedmont Memorial Overlook. / Photo credit: Hugh Kenny

The fight against conservation challenges

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Summer 2021
Author: 
Madeline Bodin

  Across the country, land trusts are banding together to stop state legislation that would limit private land conservation.  

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Eagle Mountain Wilderness Preserve near Essex, New York, protected in 2019 by the Northeast Wilderness Trust / Photo credit: Brendan Wiltse

30x30: Putting private land conservation on the map

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Summer 2021
Author: 
Tom Springer

On January 27, just days into his new administration, President Joe Biden issued an executive order focused on “tackling the climate crisis at home and abroad.”

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Advocating in the virtual world

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Summer 2021
Author: 
Morgan Zenter and Sierra Moen

Advocating for conservation policies from the comfort of one’s home can sometimes present challenges. For one, it can be hard to attend a meeting with a high-ranking official while family members — including furry companions — vie for attention. However, Land Trust Alliance members once again demonstrated record-setting engagement, perseverance and flexibility during the 10th annual Land Trust Alliance Advocacy Days, held virtually April 19-22.

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A voice for the land

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Spring 2021
Author: 
Interview by Christina Soto

Ellen Gass is conservation director at the

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A historic election: Now where do we go from here?

Source: 
Saving Land magazine, Winter 2021
Author: 
Robert Schwartz

We typically have strong support for our conservation priorities from both sides of the aisle.

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