This year's report features five stories of conservation. Read about new farm businesses, balancing farmland protection with river protection, using conservation science to help species adapt to climate change, and protecting ecological treasures. See all stories.
Barnet Land Conserved: Forester Bob Hoffman conserved 128 acres in Barnet that he's stewarded for 30 years. He then sold 63 acres to forester Calvin Willard, who with his wife, Allison, plans to use it as a sugarbush. Read more.
Andy and Jil Pomerantz donated a 52-acre conservation easement to VLT. Special provisions in the easement further protect water quality and habitat. Read more.
Nearly a century ago, the visionary Vermont environmentalist Joseph Battell bequeathed to Middlebury College the large tract of land that is home to the Bread Loaf campus. Read more.
The Vermont Land Trust is seeking a highly qualified individual or organization to purchase the 151-acre HMA Farm in Dummerston. Learn more.