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A Campaign to Save What Matters Most

watercolor drawing by Bob MacNamara
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Mohawk Valley Gives

Tuesday, September 20th

We are excited to be a part of Herkimer and Oneida counties' day of giving - an opportunity to unite our community around causes in which we truly believe and help nonprofit organizations connect to the larger community. On September 20th, make a donation to us and/or to any of the great participating nonprofit organizations in Herkimer and Oneida counties. 

WHAT'S NEW

Bob on a tractor
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200 Years and Counting

A remarkable man conserves his family’s land “Our family came to this area in 1800, just after the Town of…

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duck standing on a rock in the wetland
Passion4Nature
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New public conservation area in the works

Partnerships take flight If you’re looking for a place to immerse yourself in nature, surrounded by birds who depend on…

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reading in the woods
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Can a backpack save the day?

Did you know that kids spend more time on their phones and electronic devices than ever before? According to a…

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Conserving Land, Connecting People, Celebrating Nature

Over 20,000 Acres Protected

As a community-supported conservation organization, you make it possible

meadow on Partridge Hill Road

OPTIONS & BENEFITS

Conserve Your Land

Everyone conserves their land for different reasons, but they all have something in common...They love their land.

Learn more about how to protect your land, or land in your community, and be a part of keeping the Tug Hill region special for future generations.

Land Protection & Programming Focus Areas

You're helping to make Tug Hill special for generations to come

A yong boy with his cow at the Fair in Boonville

PROGRAMS

Protecting Farmland

We work closely with farm families to protect the lands they cherish the most.

Protecting the extraordinary rural landscape, so important to feeding our families with fresh produce and dairy, connecting generations, young and old, to the land.

One unique program is ACUB (Army Compatible Use Buffer) limiting use or development of property near the Fort Drum installation to agricultural and forestry uses.

Videos

Getting to know our lands

Take a walk with us over the forest and through the woods.

Learn about the many trails throughout our Tug Hill region and the wildlife who live there. This Video feature's an Inman Gulf trail walk.

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