Press Releases

July 13, 2022

Partners secure 8,384 acres at Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge for wildlife, water quality and recreational access.

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June 23, 2022

Formerly at risk of becoming a rail terminal, this historic and culturally valuable site along Atlanta's Chattahoochee River is now one step closer to being protected as a new city park.

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June 7, 2022

The Bois Forte Band of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe, in partnership with The Conservation Fund and the Indian Land Tenure Foundation, announced today the completed purchase of land that restores to the Band more than 28,000 acres of land within the Nett Lake and Deer Creek sectors of the Bois Forte Reservation.

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June 1, 2022

Work to convert the long abandoned Northern Electric Trolley corridor in northeast Pennsylvania into a recreational trail is receiving a boost. The Conservation Fund and Countryside Conservancy announced the protection of an 18-acre property in Dalton that is one of the final remaining sections needed to connect and close the gap between Dalton and La Plume.

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June 1, 2022

Working with The Conservation Fund, the Bureau of Land Management completes land acquisitions in Colorado and Wyoming that both significantly increase access to public lands.

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May 16, 2022

The Conservation Fund and the Greater New York Councils, Boy Scouts of America (BSA) announced today the launch of a multi-year effort to permanently protect most of the historic Ten Mile River Scout Reservation in New York’s southern Catskill Mountains.

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May 3, 2022

The Conservation Fund, in collaboration with Preservation Pennsylvania and the Susquehanna National Heritage Area, today announced its purchase of the historic Mifflin House property in York County, Pennsylvania.

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April 25, 2022

The Conservation Fund announced today the protection of roughly 305 acres that will help preserve a landscape significant to the life of American hero and abolitionist, Harriet Tubman, and maintain testing and training capabilities for the nearby Naval Air Station Patuxent River.

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