fields, forests, wetlands, ridgelines & river corridors in and around Orange County NY
NEWS AND EVENTS!
Calendar of Events
Salt of the Earth Exhibition--
The Gallery at Orange Regional Medical Center, Friday, November 21 through Friday, December 19 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
_____________________________ OCLT Receives Grant
OCLT was recently awarded a Community Investment Grant from Orange & Rockland Utilities. Read more
_____________________________ Hudson Valley Farmlink Network
OCLT and American Farmland Trust announce launch of the Hudson Valley Farmlink Network. 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