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 […]

Join Us for Dec. 20 Conservation Easement Signing and Celebration

Dominic and Suellen Balestra will conserve 107 acres of fields and forest located on Stevens and Hardy Hill Roads in Lebanon by donating a conservation easement to UVLT. The Balestra’s land is located in an area where there has been considerable residential development in the past 20 years (over 30 new homes). The City has […]