Newsletter

Sharing the Beaver Brook Trail with the Nation

Every year the Land Trust Alliance, the national organization representing land trusts across the country, holds Rally, a fantastic conference that brings together thousands of land conservation professionals from around the country and world.  This October, Rally took place in Denver, and CCLC volunteered to show a group of 21 attendees one…...

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Land Trust Alliance Rally 2017 – Denver

by Michelle Poolet – CCLC Board Member Imagine sitting in a darkened room with 2,000 of your closest land conservation allies, listening to a woman who has seen our planet from space as she captained the Space Shuttle to and from the International Space Station. Listen while she describes how…...

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New Board Member Corner: Niall O’Connor

My name is Niall O’Connor and I’m a new board member with CCLC.  I’ve been really enjoying my early meetings in my first year with Claire and the board because it’s clear CCLC is in good hands with lots of different personalities bringing unique skills to bear on the issues…...

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The Value of Open Space

by Glenn DeRussy / CCLC Board Member The stress fades almost immediately. It becomes quiet.  Things seem to slow down. You’ve just entered a sanctuary of peace and beauty.  In our fast-paced world taking the time to slow down can refresh your mind, which allows you to take your mind…...

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