Over 300 Acres Conserved in Two Donations

Amid the rain, fog and slush of the past several days, there were  bright spots for land conservation! Landowners in Hartland and Lebanon donated conservation easements protecting over 300 acres of fields, forests and natural areas. Neighbors and friends came together in Lebanon on Friday, December 20, to witness the signing of a conservation easement […]

Walking in the Woods – Stories of Stewardship

This is the first of a planned series of occasional posts by UVLT Stewardship staff under the theme of “Walking in the Woods.” Finding sense of place By Douglas Brown, UVLT Stewardship Assistant   It’s been an exciting seven months for me since I started work here at the Upper Valley Land Trust. I’ve gotten […]

Conservation Gift Helps Mascoma River

By Jeanie McIntyre The gift of 1.7 acres  in the floodway of the Mascoma River protects clean water and provides space to absorb the force of spring floods and catastrophic weather events. The Lebanon property was donated to UVLT by Carl Back in honor of his mother Irene. When Pete Helm and I visited the […]