Come Visit PCLT at Great Hollow Nature Preserve’s Grand Opening

Great Hollow Grand Opening
Join our friends at Great Hollow Nature Preserve on May 1st at Noon for an afternoon full of family fun! They will have a barbecue, live music, guided hikes, and several demonstrations. At 1pm there will be a speaking ceremony with owner Gary Goldring, Attorney General George Jepson, New Fairfield First Selectman Susan Chapman, and […]
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Bird House Building Event April 23rd

Birdhouse Building PCLT
The Putnam County Land Trust is hosting a bird house building event on Saturday, April 23, 2016 at 40 Abbeyfield Lane, Brewster NY from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m.   This is an event for children who must be accompanied by a parent or adult. The cost is $10 per child and includes the bird house […]
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Notice: Field Farmstead Preserve Temporarily Closed to Visitors

Field Farmstead
Due to construction on a nearby property (not owned by PCLT) and in the interest of safety, our Field Farmstead Preserve will be closed until further notice.
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Reservation Forms Now Available…

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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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

2012 PCLT Dinner
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

See Preserve 3 by Katherine Weber
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

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

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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