The Aspetuck Land Trust raised a record $5.6 million in its first Green Corridor Capital Campaign to lead conservation efforts in the state, according to a press release.
“We are delighted by the show of support from all across the region,” said ALT President and Easton resident Continue reading “Aspetuck Land Trust’s First Capital Campaign Raises Record $5.6 Million”
A partnership between the Aspetuck Land Trust, the state and Easton will preserve environmentally sensitive areas of the town-owned property at 22 South Park Avenue as open space in perpetuity.
The land trust applied for an Open Space and Watershed Land Acquisition Grant in cooperation Continue reading “Aspetuck Land Trust Preserves Mill River Site”
The Aspetuck Land Trust’s historic purchase of Gilbertie’s Farm for $2 million marks the nonprofit organization’s first working farm acquisition. The organization has previously preserved 1,940 acres of land in Connecticut.
Tucked behind a country farm stand and bucolic knoll on Continue reading “Aspetuck Land Trust Assures Sustainable Future for Gilbertie’s Farm”
EASTON, CT– April 30, 2020–Aspetuck Land Trust today announced the acquisition of Gilbertie’s Farm, a picturesque 34-acre working organic farm adjacent to the land trust’s Randall’s Farm Preserve on Sport Hill Road in Easton. Gilbertie’s Farm will anchor Aspetuck Land Trust’s Continue reading “BREAKING NEWS: Aspetuck Land Trust Buys Gilbertie’s Farm”
The Aspetuck Land Trust was established four years before Earth Day, so we welcome it to the age of 50! We know the best and most productive decade is still ahead.
No surprise, our goals have been aligned for every one of those 50 years: saving the planet.
You probably know Continue reading “Make Yourself Count on Earth Day!”
Aspetuck Land Trust announced plans to create a 40,000-acre Green Corridor to protect the last large undeveloped open spaces in the Fairfield County region before they are developed and gone forever and engage thousands of homeowners in taking care of their yards in more ecologically Continue reading “Aspetuck Land Trust Urges Green Corridor Initiative”