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EXPLORING BURDICK PRESERVE

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You may have seen the front page article in a recent edition of the Putnam Press!  On a chilly Saturday in February, trustees of PCLT along with members of FrOGS, Bedford Audubon and Westchester Land Trust took a stroll through the newly-donated Burdick Preserve.  The goal of the walk-throught was to understand “the lay of the […]
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SEND US YOUR PHOTOS!

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Send Us Your Photos!  PCLT is asking for photos that PCLT members and the public have taken at our various preserves.  For each photo you submit please include the photographer’s name, the location, date taken, and what the photo is about.  Submit photos to info@pclt.net.  Select photos will be published on PCLT’s webpage, facebook page, […]
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NEW DRIVEWAY AT PCLT HEADQUARTERS

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The new driveway at the Dorrie O’Brien House will allow access to the Lindera Loop Trail, Putnam County’s first handicapped-accessible trail.  (Ignore the date on the picture, this was taken about two weeks ago.)
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“MODEL FOREST” PRESENTATION AT FrOGS MEETING

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Chris Hendershot will speak about Clearpool’s Model Forest at FrOGS (Friends of the Great Swamp) Annual Meeting on Saturday, March 9 at 2PM at the Patterson Community Church Fellowship Hall, Rte 311 in Patterson.  The Model Forest at Clearpool is an educational site where landowners can see best-management forestry projects in action as well as some […]
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PCLT’S 44th ANNIVERSARY BENEFIT DINNER & AUCTION WILL BE APRIL 13, 2013

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Join in the celebration as Putnam County Land Trust marks 44 years of preserving open space and protecting sensitive habitats in Putnam County- right in your big backyard.    Enjoy live music by Bruce Eisenstein, a sumptuously wonderful buffet dinner, their famous silent auction of eclectic items and an exciting Live Auction led by Ivan and […]
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PCLT ANNOUNCES ITS 29th PRESERVE!

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The Putnam County Land Trust (PCLT) recently announced it has received a donation of approximately 100 acres along Bullet Hole Road and Ice Pond Road in the Town of Patterson.  The land was donated by Bedford residents Bob and Beth Mancini.   With this addition, PCLT now has 29 preserves and 1 conservation easement within Putnam […]
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PCLT’s 2013 Benefit Dinner & Auction – April 13, 2013

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Save the Date Don’t miss out on the fun! Plan to attend PCLT’s Annual Benefit Dinner & Auction April 13, 2013 Details and Reservations will be available early in 2013
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October Saturday Morning Programs

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The Saturday Morning Programs in October will take place on October 6th and October 27th.  The October 6th Native Plant ID program will meet at 9 am and be about 3 hours long.  This particular program will be limited in size.  Reservations are a must.  To make a reservation please e mail volunteer@pclt.net or call […]
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Up Close and Personal with the Creatures of the Great Swamp

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FrOGS presents “Up Close and Personal with the Creatures of the Great Swamp:  Snakes, Turtles and Frogs.”  A program with with live animals from The Nature of Things with Debbie Mumford. Friday, September 14th at 7pm at the Patterson Library on Rt. 311 in Patterson, NY.  Learn about the lives and adaptations of these creatures.  Great for families!  Program is […]
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PCLT Annual Membership Meeting

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The annual membership meeting of the Putnam County Land Trust will be held on Sunday, September 9, 2012 at theDorrie O Brien House, 63 Cobb Road, Brewster. The meeting is open to the public however, only members may vote at this meeting.  A short business meeting will be followed with a presentation by Michael Cunningham, […]
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