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Franklin Land Trust, Massachusetts

Franklin Land Trust, Massachusetts

Rich Hubbard’s phone rings often. As director of the Franklin Land Trust in western Massachusetts, Hubbard fields multiple calls...
Freedom Riders National Monument

Freedom Riders National Monument

Nonviolent protests and acts of civil disobedience powered the civil rights movement, making activists out of ordinary people wanting...
From Fairway to Forest: Restoring Acacia Country Club to its Natural State

From Fairway to Forest: Restoring Acacia Country Club to its Natural State

For more than 80 years, the Acacia Country Club, and its Donald Ross-designed golf course, was a fixture in...
Gallatin Valley Land Trust, Montana

Gallatin Valley Land Trust, Montana

Popular for its trails, beaches, fishing access, dog park and climbing boulder, the 16-acre Bozeman Pond Park sits in...
Garcia River Forest

Garcia River Forest

Some of America’s favorite forests are the redwoods along California’s north coast, known for its raw beauty and rich...
Garlic eScape

Garlic eScape

The Garlic eScape LLC is a vertically integrated, woman-owned farm with the mission of growing and crafting healing foods...
Garrity Mountain Wildlife Management Area

Garrity Mountain Wildlife Management Area

In the 1880s, the prospect of copper drew miners to what would eventually become the town of Anaconda in...
Gateway Community Initiative in Michigan

Gateway Community Initiative in Michigan

Waterloo Recreation Area in Michigan is a little-known treasure. About a one-hour drive from Ann Arbor, this 20,000-acre park is...
George Washington And Jefferson National Forests

George Washington And Jefferson National Forests

Make the steep 3.1 mike hike to the top of Spy Rock along the Appalachian Trail and you'll be...
Get to Know the Freshwater Institute’s West Virginia-Raised Salmon

Get to Know the Freshwater Institute’s West Virginia-Raised Salmon

At the Freshwater Institute, we are leaders in the development and design of aquaculture systems that make it possible...
Gettysburg National Military Park

Gettysburg National Military Park

The history of the United States hung in the balance on the first three days of July 1863, as...
Gila National Forest

Gila National Forest

Significant portions of Animas Creek in the heart of Gila National Forest are now protected from potential development, thanks to an...
Gilchrist State Forest

Gilchrist State Forest

In Klamath County, Oregon, about 45 miles south of the town of Bend, a former timber company town and...
Glatfelter Forest

Glatfelter Forest

Today, thousands of acres of privately owned forestland across Delaware are for sale, jeopardizing the state’s unique character and...
Golden Eagle Mitigation for Wind Energy Projects

Golden Eagle Mitigation for Wind Energy Projects

Four wind energy facilities in Wyoming had unintentional impacts to golden eagles that the Department of Justice required compensatory...
Good Earth State Park

Good Earth State Park

For centuries, the northwest corner of Iowa and the southeast corner of South Dakota have been a significant hub...
Gooseberry Creek Conservation Project

Gooseberry Creek Conservation Project

The Gooseberry Creek Conservation Project is among the first large-scale, watershed-based voluntary conservation initiatives in Wyoming and the Greater...
Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument

Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument

Located on the northern rim of the Grand Canyon, the Parashant National Monument is a marvelous testament to the...
Grand Lake Federal Lands Livability Initiative

Grand Lake Federal Lands Livability Initiative

What makes a community livable? Most agree it’s the quality of transportation options, range of affordable housing choices, potential...
Grand Teton in Wyoming

Grand Teton in Wyoming

Have you ever been or aspire to be one of the 3.4 million yearly visitors to Grand Teton National...
Grand Teton National Park and Jackson Hole, WY

Grand Teton National Park and Jackson Hole, WY

Land conservation successes near and within Grand Teton National Park are improving wildlife habitat and visitor experiences in Jackson...
Grandfather Mountain State Park

Grandfather Mountain State Park

In 2009, Grandfather Mountain State Park officially became North Carolina’s newest state park. We helped to protect 2,456 acres...
Great Lakes Revolving Fund

Great Lakes Revolving Fund

The establishment of the Great Lakes Revolving Loan Fund addresses the critical need of land trusts and public agencies...
Great Smoky Mountains

Great Smoky Mountains

The Fund and the Foothills Land Conservancy now hold one of the largest conservation easements ever donated by private...
Greater Baltimore Wilderness Coalition

Greater Baltimore Wilderness Coalition

The Greater Baltimore Wilderness Coalition supports the vision of multiple values in conserving a connected green infrastructure network in...
Greater Yellowstone Area

Greater Yellowstone Area

Larger than the state of West Virginia, the Greater Yellowstone Area stretches 18 million acres across Wyoming, Montana and...
Green Bonds Accelerate the Conservation of  Working Forests 

Green Bonds Accelerate the Conservation of  Working Forests 

Working forests—forests managed sustainably to produce products we use every day—are a win, win for people, the planet and our economy. For...
Green Infrastructure Plan for Cecil County, MD

Green Infrastructure Plan for Cecil County, MD

Along Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Cecil County is primarily rural but also smack in the middle of a major metropolitan...
Green Infrastructure Plan for Central Indiana

Green Infrastructure Plan for Central Indiana

Central Indiana is the crossroads of America. Good soils for farming, mature forests and clear running rivers and streams...
Green Infrastructure Plan for Louisiana Wildlife Management Areas

Green Infrastructure Plan for Louisiana Wildlife Management Areas

More than two million people live in Louisiana’s coastal areas, which generate nearly $120 billion in business every year...