Press Releases

September 9, 2020

The protection of Loomis Park Ranch conserves historic agricultural uses and wildlife habitat in the Bridger-Teton National Forest. This effort has been a top Forest Service priority in the Greater Yellowstone Area for the past two decades.

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September 8, 2020
Four distinguished conservation advocates have been appointed to The Conservation Fund’s Board of Directors. 

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August 17, 2020

Protecting the Appalachian Trail, Conserving Important Natural Lands, and Helping Local Recreation-based Economies

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August 4, 2020
America’s most critical conservation program—“LWCF”—guaranteed full and permanent funding.

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August 4, 2020
Chadbourne Forest, ME. Credit: EcoPhotography.
The Conservation Fund deeply mourns the loss of our friend and conservation champion, Richard (Dick) P. Mellon, who passed away on July 27, 2020, after a prolonged illness.

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August 3, 2020

Land purchases will help to augment town revenue, while ensuring clean drinking water, protecting wildlife habitat, and providing enhanced recreational opportunities

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July 28, 2020

The protection of Banded Peak Ranch is the final phase of a 30-year effort by The Conservation Fund in southwest Colorado's Navajo River Watershed—conserving a total of 65,000 acres.

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July 1, 2020

The Conservation Fund announced its purchase of the 488-acre Sweetwater Lake property in western Colorado, marking a significant milestone in the permanent protection of the lake and surrounding recreational usage.

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