Proposed Vermont Legislation Will Not Protect Easements and Easement Donors

by Jeanie McIntyre The drafters of Vermont Senate Bill 119, a bill pertaining to the amendment of permanent conservation easement deeds, sought to establish a predictable and transparent process for land trusts, landowners, and the general public. Unfortunately, the bill they have proposed does not adequately recognize the important role of philanthropy, and the desires […]

Snow time is SHOW time…

by Amber Boland I think the world becomes slightly less mysterious when there is snow. Usually I try to start my days early, and if I am lucky to be outside on a field visit right after a snowfall, I rarely feel lonely in the woods.  So frequently I come across tracks of the many […]

Beautiful Places, Off-trail Hiking… Learn How You Can Help UVLT

Looking for an excuse to get outside? Do you like to explore? Do you like hiking off-trail? Do you enjoy visiting beautiful places close to home? If so, you should consider joining the Upper Valley Land Trust’s (UVLT’s) team of volunteer easement stewards in monitoring conserved properties all over the Upper Valley. You’ll be amazed […]

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