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PROGRAMS & EVENTS

To keep everyone as safe as possible, we will practice COVID-19 social distancing guidelines at all of our programs and events.

Little girl on a log

LOCAL FOOD MATTERS...

So do trails, wildlife, and connecting kids to nature.

One of the things that's been clarified, again, is we need places to walk, and enjoy nature, close to home.

Everyone deserves the opportunity to enjoy time outdoors, because the more people who connect with nature the more we all benefit.

Now, perhaps more than ever, nature is providing the peace of mind so many of us need.

WHAT'S NEW

Preserve Nature While Hiking

Chances are, the past few months you have probably spent a lot of time at home or in front of…

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Charlotte Witzigman

The Tug Hill 10 Challenge

Are you ready to join our trail challenge and explore Tug Hill?

As an opportunity to get outside and experience the many diverse landscapes and wildlife habitat in the region, this challenge…

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Share your vision for the future

Responses needed by June 26th

Our strategic plan is underway and your ideas matter. We’d like to hear about the lands you would like to…

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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 & BENEFFITS

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.

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