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EVENTS & PROGRAMS

A Snowy Owl Story, book
Thu 12

Library Story Hours »

November 2, 2019 - December 19, 2019
Rodman-Barnes winter event
Jan 01

First Day Hike »

January 1, 2020
11:00 am
- 1:00 pm
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Kids need to be the future of conservation

“Ewww. I don’t want to go outside. It’s buggy out there. It’s boring.”

Have you heard similar comments from kids you know? You aren’t alone. The lure of technology and the couch are strong, but more and more, the youth of Tug Hill have programs to entice them…

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Black River waterworks park

Volunteers give more than time

Imagine paddling down the Black River, a river that provides drinking water to the City of Watertown and Fort Drum,…

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Huntley Family Farm

Dairy farmers conserving their land, family heritage

The next generation steps up

Dan Huntley’s family has worked the same land for 200 years. The iconic 720-acre farm, located in the town of…

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Farm Credit East
Farm Credit East

More Than a Financial Business

A commitment to the next generation

If you are a farmer in the Tug Hill region you are probably familiar with Farm Credit East. Serving agricultural…

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WHAT WE DO

Conserving Land, Connecting People, Celebrating Nature

Over 19,000 Acres Protected

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CONSERVE YOUR LAND

Are you interested in exploring how conservation might be right for you? Check out the various options…

SUCCESS STORIES

Conservation means different things to different people, and the reason’s they conserve their land are unique to them…

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EXPLORE TUG HILL

Looking for beautiful places to walk, hike, kayak or otherwise explore? Here are some ideas…

ACUB - Army Compatible Use Buffer Program

National security and the conservation of farms and forests, a great partnership