Seven miles of trails in the heart of the popular Kingdom Trails network have been secured after a major community effort.
Press release: December 16, 2020: A new nature preserve will be established by the Town of Cambridge, the Vermont Land Trust announced. The 51-acre Peter A. Krusch Nature Preserve will include forest, meadows, streams and ravines, and will be open to all.
Land along three miles of the Missisquoi River and its tributaries, as well as 50 acres of wetlands, have been protected.
Nearly 200 Vermont Land Trust members, supporters, and conservation partners gathered virtually on Monday, October 1 for the organization’s annual meeting where Xusana Davis, Executive Director for Racial Equity for the State of Vermont, was the keynote speaker.
A $2 million grant from the USDA National Resources Conservation Service has been awarded to the Vermont Land Trust to help farmers implement practices that enhance the health of their soils.