Rich Holschuh is a public liaison officer for the Elnu Abenaki. VLT is honored to support Elnu in protecting an important piece of land in Wantastegok/Brattleboro.
Bald eagles are easily disturbed so we’re protecting their nesting areas with an ‘Eagle Nest Buffer’ at Bluffside Farm. Learn more here.
Following last year’s inspiring community garden Bluffside Farm, we’re offering plots at Bluffside for the 2021 growing season to the community.
Farmers are encouraged to apply for the 2021 Eric Rozendaal Memorial Award, the Vermont Land Trust Announced on March 23. Now in its third year, the $5,000 award will be granted to a farmer who exemplifies service to community, land stewardship, and innovation.
In Vermont, racism and bigotry has been tied to land ownership and access. For nearly every organization in the land trust movement there is hard work ahead to grapple with this legacy. At VLT we recognize that this critical work deserves attention—and is not something we will ever finish.