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Reservation Forms Now Available…

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PCLT’s Annual Benefit Dinner and Auction will be April 16th, 20016. Get your tickets now by downloading and printing the below reservation form….   Click this link:  2016.pclt.dinner.reservation.form
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“WILDFLOWERS OF THE GREAT SWAMP” APRIL 10TH at 1 PM

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Brought to you by our friends at FrOGS… Carol Gracie, engaging speaker, retired botanist of the New York Botanical Garden, and photographer and co-author (with Steve Clemants) of Wildflowers in the Field and Forest: A Field Guide to the Northeastern United States and Spring Wildflowers of the Northeast: A Natural History, will enchant us with […]
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Save the Date! April 16, 2016 is our Annual Benefit Dinner

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Mark your calendars! The 2016 PCLT Annual Benefit Dinner & Auction will be Saturday, April 16, starting at 5:30pm. We are getting the word out now in hopes that everyone who supports land conservation in Putnam County will be able to join us and make our 47th Anniversary Dinner the biggest yet.
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More of the Great Swamp’s Ice Pond Basin Preserved

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More of the Great Swamp is now available for the enjoyment and benefit of future generations. In November, Putnam County Land Trust (PCLT) and Friends of the Great Swamp (FrOGS) closed on a 38-acre parcel formerly owned by the See family in the Ice Pond basin in Patterson. Mostly wetland, the parcel includes an acre […]
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Congress votes to make tax incentive permanent | Land Trust Alliance

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Congress votes to make tax incentive permanent | Land Trust Alliance.
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Skate in Your Big Back Yard Nov 22nd

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PCLT is hosting a community and family skating event on Sunday, November 22, 2015 at the Brewster Ice Arena at 63 Fields Lane, Brewster, NY 10509 from 4:30 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Skate in Your Big Back Yard is a fund raising event to support the installation and maintenance of hiking and walking trails on […]
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Come Visit PCLT’s Tophill Preserve This Weekend!

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The Adirondacks? Three hours away. The Catskills? Two hours. Harriman State Park? One hour. Top Hill Preserve? In Your Big Backyard! Come Discover Top Hill Preserve THIS WEEKEND. Join us on October 10th & 11th anytime between 9am to 3pm at the Top Hill Preserve in Carmel for trail walks and birding. A kiosk table will be set up with trail maps and other PCLT info, and our Preserve Steward […]
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Visit Our Friends Over at FrOGS on Oct 24 & 25

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Meet the newest PCLT Board Members!

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Elected to the board during the 2015 annual meeting were Joe Harrison, Bill Roll, and James Joy. Two additional board members – David Chau and Sarita Chau – were recruited after the selection process and annual meeting were completed, so per our by-laws join the board for a one-year term. The new board members are: […]
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Conservation Partners Work Together to Permanently Protect Five PCLT Properties

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The Putnam County Land Trust, in conjunction with its conservation partners Westchester Land Trust (WLT) and Friends of the Great Swamp (FrOGS), is proud to announce the permanent protection of five preserves totaling more than 150 acres in Putnam County. This is the second time in as many years that these organizations have worked together […]
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