fields, forests, wetlands, ridgelines & river corridors in and around Orange County NY
NEWS AND EVENTS!
Job Opening: Director of Conservation and Stewardship See more»
____________________________ Calendar of Events
Being in Nature--
The Seligmann Center, various Sundays throughout the year, starting March 22, 2015. See more»
View our full calendar listings for other upcoming events and outings. See more»
OCLT Receives BBB Charity Seal
The Orange County Land Trust has been awarded the Charity Seal of the Better Business Bureau, an important designation for charitable organizations.
The Charity Seal of the BBB signifies that the Land Trust adheres to strict guidelines concerning accuracy and transparency in its fundraising solicitations, financial management and reporting, and in its evaluation of charity effectiveness.
Welcome! Since our inception, the Orange County Land Trusthas helped protect nearly 5,000 acres of land through the negotiation of conservation agreements with private land owners, property donations, and the acquisition of private property. The acreage is comprised of unique meadows, fertile farmlands, stream corridors, wetlands, forests and recreational acres. Many of the properties are open to the public, while others remain private properties with agreements that preclude future development. Read more»
OCLT Awarded Accreditation by the Land Trust Accreditation Commission
The Orange County Land Trust has achieved accreditation from the Land Trust Accreditation Commission. Read more
_____________________________ Delaware River Access Preserved Orange County and the OCLT protects 13.1 acres of riverfront in Sparrowbush. Read more
_____________________________ 46 Acres preserved in Town of Cornwall
OCLT received a donation of ecologically significant lands. Read more
_____________________________ Land Purchase Protects Shawangunk Ridge Trail Section
OCLT, NY-NJ Trail Conference and the Open Space Institute joined forces to preserve sixty-seven acres in Greenville and Deerpark. Read more