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Founded in 1983, the Peconic Land Trust conserves Long Island's working farms, natural lands, and heritage for our communities now and in the future.
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  • May 2017
  • Preserve Spotlight: Berglund and Lesster Preserves
    Conservation News: Farmland and Woodland in Eastport Preserved
    Donor Spotlight: Elaine Monroe
    Farms for the Future: Who's Leasing at the Ag Center and Light Preserves?
    Thank You: Website Survey
    Lawn Expert is In at Bridge Gardens
    Through Farms and Fields
  • April 2017
  • Preserve Spotlight: Downs Farm Preserve
    Conservation News: LaWall Farmland
    Farms for the Future: American Farmland Trust Spotlights Local Farmers
    Farms for the Future: Tractor Safety Program
    Environmental Protection Fund is $300 Million Again for 2017
    Long Island Grown Lecture Series Online!
    Connections in for Earth Day and into May
    Save the Date: Through Farms and Fields 2017
  • March 2017
  • Preserve Spotlight: Quail Hill
    Conservation News: Amagansett Farmers Market, Edwards Farm
    Farms for the Future: Greenhouses Extend the Growing Season
    Volunteer Orientation
    School Connections: The Child's Garden
    Join in: Community Gardens at the Ag Center
    Connections in March and April
  • February 2017
  • Preserve Spotlight: Stoutenburgh Preserve
    Legislative News: New York State Environmental Protection Fund
    Farming: Funding Still Available through Agricultural Capital Equipment Grant
    Bridge Gardens: Long Island Grown Series
    Connections in March
    Join In: Quail Hill Farm CSA Shares, Community Gardens at Bridge Gardens and the Ag Center
  • January 2017
  • Preserve Spotlight: Ruth Oliva Preserve at Dam Pond
    New York State Environmental Protection Fund
    Funding Still Available Through Agricultural Capital Equipment Grant
  • December 2016
  • Preserve Spotlight: High Point Preserve
    East Moriches Family Donates Conservation Easement to Protect Wildlife and Shoreline
    Trust Speak Out Against Controversial County Lawsuit to Ban Farm Structures on Protected Farmland
    Celebrate Bivalvus Day: Peconic Pearls Environmental Program
  • late November 2016
  • Community Preservation Fund Passes!
  • early November 2016
  • Conservation: Jim and Jennifer Pike Buy Uncle Leo's Lane Farmland
    Preserve Spotlight: Quoque Ocean and Bay
    Quail Hill Farm Winter Share Starts on November 18
  • October 2016
  • Preserve Spotlight: Reel Point Preserve, Shelter Island
    Vote Yes for CPF on November 8
    Birds, Bees and Butterflies Habitat
    Video: Ag Center's Community and Learning Gardens
    What's New at Invincible Summer Farms
    Michael Halsband and Live from Prince Street on Quail Hill Farm
    Stewardship: Cover Crops for Soil Health
    86 Acres of Farmland Conserved in East Quogue
  • September 2016
  • Preserve Spotlight: Silver Beech Preserve, Amagansett
    What Matters to You?
    Volunteer Spotlight: VA Project at the Ag Center
    We're Renovating on Office in Southampton
    The Barns in Amangasett
    Thank You: Through Farms and Fields
  • August 2016
  • Preserve Spotlight: Laurel Lake Preserve
    Conservation: Visit to the Sisters of St. Joseph
    Volunteer Spotlight: Lorena and Kurt Strunk Share the Love of the Land with their Sons
    Connections in August
  • Through Farms and Fields 2016
  • June 2016
  • Preserve of the Month: Mulvihill Preserve
    Watch Now: John v.H. Halsey on the Inspiration and Future for Long Island Conservation
    Community Gardeners are Digging In at the Ag Center and Bridge Gardens
  • May 2016
  • Preserve of the Month: Nature's Preserve
    Conservation News: Russ McCall Protects Farmland for Food
    Conservation News: Southold Farmland Protected by Town
    Conservation News: $30,000 Grant to Assist Riverhead in Farmland and Open Space Conservation
    Who's Farming at the Ag Center, Deborah Light Preserve and Town Lane Preserve
    Save the Date: Through Farms and Fields
  • April 2016
  • Hayground Farms Protected for Food
    Preserve Spotlight: Wilson's Grove
    Earth Day: How will you celebrate?
    Winds Way Ospreys Return
    Update on the EPF
    Committee Spotlight: Stewardship
    Volunteers & Connections
    Carnivorous Plant Recap
  • March 2016
  • Preserve of the Month: Wolf Preserve, Southold
    Ag Cap Grant Update
    Lend Your Voice: NYS Environmental Protection Fund
    Megan & Scott Chaskey Preserve Family Lands in New Mexico
    Committee Spotlight: Public Policy
    Partner & Connections Programs
    Join Quail Hill Farm and Bridge Gardens
  • February 2016
  • Lend Your Voice: Plum Island Preservation
    Conservation News: Natural Land Protected in East Hampton
    Committee Spotlight: Project
    Connections Start in March
    Preserve of the Month: East Point Preserve
  • January 2016
  • Thank You: Conservation Update
    NYS Environmental Protection Fund: Governor Cuomo Proposes $300 Million in Executive Budget
  • Late December 2015
  • Conservation Easement Tax Incentive Now Permanent
    Community Preservation Fund Extension
  • Early December 2015
  • Fall 2015 Newsletter Available Online
    John Halsey Among Honorees for 15th Annual David Awards
    Conservation Easement Tax Incentive Needs Your Support
    2016 Preview: Through Farms and Fields, Volunteers & Connections
  • November 2015
  • Ag Grants Help Fund Growth & Transition
    Long Island Grown: Video Recap
    Fall Conferences Provide Education on Conservation
    Cornell Cooperative Extension Honors Trust with Friend of Extension Award
    Stop & Shop Donates
    Legislative Updates: Conservation Easement Tax Incentive & Forest Legacy Management Flexibility Act
  • September 2015
  • Conservation News: Edwards Farmland
    Ag Capital Equipment Grant Program Update
    Plein Air Peconic X
    Upcoming Connections
    Summer Special Events Round Up
  • July 2015
  • Peconic Land Trust Enters Lease with Amagansett Food Institute at the Amagansett Farmers Market
    Upcoming Connections
    Bridge Gardens Summer Season
  • June 2015
  • New Ag Capital Funding Program for Farmers
    Merrick's Protect Historic Sleight House in Stony Brook
    Summer News from Quail Hill Farm and Bridge Gardens
    Upcoming Connections and Special Events
  • May 2015
  • Trust Receives US EPA Champion Award
    John v.H. Halsey Recieves Living Treasure Award from Suffolk County Historical
    NYS Conservation Parternship Program Grant to Support Update of Southampton Town's Farm and Farmland Preservation Strategy
    Meet the Farmers Leasing from the Trust in Amagansett and Southold
    Upcoming Connections
    What's New at Bridge Gardens
  • March 2015
  • Research Initiative to Improve Water Quality Along the Peconic Estuary Launched
    Bridge Gardens Opens for 2015 Season
    Join us for our Annual Volunteer Orientation
  • February 2015
  • New Farmer at Head of Pond Farmland: Hank Kraszewski, III
    Stewardship Update: Meet Dan Heston
    Legislative Update: Conservation Easement Tax Incentive
  • January 2015
  • Thank You!
    Weigley Family Conserves Farmland in Wainscott
    Lawn and Landscape Seminar
    Share: #PecLTFavs
    Seed Swap
    Let's Spin for Conservation
    Bridge Gardens Lecture Series Returns
  • December 2014
  • Celebrating a Conservation Donation on Shelter Island: Hogan
    A Gift of Nature for these Greenport Students: Widow's Hole Preserve
    Share Your Photos: #PecLTFavs
    Fall 2014 Newsletter Available Online
    The Kitchn Series: Amber Waves Farm
  • November 2014
  • Update on Forge River: USDA Grant
    Share Your Photos: GivingTuesday
    Conservation Easement Tax
    Rebecca Chapman AFPLI Award
  • October 2014
  • A New Future for Oregon Road Farm
    John Halsey Receives WPPB's 1st Community Leadership Award
    Sorghum Refurbishes Soils at Ag Center
    Partnership Grows Sustainable Lawn Care at Bridge Gardens
    Terrafirma Takes Off
  • September 2014
  • Forge River Conservation
    RFP for Hayground Farms Announced
    Rebecca Chapman to Receive Outstanding Fundraising Executive Award
    Lawn Care at Bridge Gardens
    Agricultural Center Community Gardeners Support Local Food Pantry
    Plein Air Peconic at Ashawagh Hall
    Quail Hill Farm Winter Shares
    Upcoming Connections
  • August 2014
  • Danilevsky Farmland Acquisition Completed,
    HARVEST East End,
    Free Lawn Care Advice at Bridge Gardens
  • July 2014
  • Sylvester Manor Conservation,
    Westhampton Cemetery Conservation,
    Visit with Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone
  • June, 2014
  • Update on Water Mill Farmland
    Imagine Awards: Social Impact
    Upcoming Programs: Through Farms and Fields, Antique & Design Show
  • May 2014
  • Conservation News: 33 Acres of Farmland in Water Mill; 1772 Grant for Ag Center;
    WPPB to Honor John Halsey
    Through Farms and Fields to Honor Barbara Slifka
    Upcoming Antiques and Design Show to Benefit the Trust in Bridgehampton
    Connections: Plein Air Peconic, Herb Garden programs
    Join us at Quail Hill Farm, Ag Center and Bridge Gardens this summer
  • April 2014
  • Conservation Updates: Farmland Exchange in Southold; NY Land Conservation Community Honors John Halsey; East Hampton Holds Roundtable on Farmland; Update on NYS Environmental Protection Fund
    Connections: Volunteer Orientation; Composting, Art
    Join: Quail Hill Farm, Ag Center, Bridge Gardens
  • March 2014
  • Conservation Update: NYS Environmental Protection Fund; New Conservation Map
    Connections: Seedlings, Art
    Conversations with Local Growers
    Edible East End Readers Select Trust for Local Hero Award
    Imagine Awards
  • February 2014
  • Thank You for Supporting the Annual Fund
    Conservation Updates: Farmland in Sagaponack, Natural Lands on Shelter Island, Suffolk County Agriculture Survey,
    Connections Programs in February
    Conversations with Annual Lecture Series
    Land Conservation Summit
    Exclusive Tour of Brandywine Valley
    Josh Levine Memorial Dinner
    Scott Chaskey's new book: Seedtime
  • December 2013
  • Welcome to our New Board Members
    Giving Tuesday Update
    Conservation Update: Farmland in 2013; new kiosks on Preserves
    Holiday Gifts
    NYS Land Summit
  • November 2013
  • Thank You to our Volunteers
    Trust Joins Giving Tuesday Initiative
    Ag Center's Southold Elementary School Farm Program on News12LI
    NYS Land Summit
  • October 2013
  • Conservation News: New Suffolk Waterfront
    Melanie Cirillo Joins Trust as Director of Conservation Planning
    New York State Land Conservation Summit
    Farmland News
    Thank You for a Wonderful Season
    Upcoming Events
  • July 2013
  • Conservation News: Hayground Farm, Eastport farmland
    Upcoming Events
  • May 2013
  • Conservation News: Highland Terrace Farmland, Cold Spring Harbor Donation, Grapes and Greens Tour for Vineyards, Stony Hill Stables Update
    CSA Memberships in Amagansett
    Join Bridge Gardens
    Upcoming Activities
    T-Shirts for a Cause
    Memorial Day weekend programs
  • April 2013
  • Conservation News: Stony Hill Stables, Farmland Protection Plan, New Cold Storage Processing Facility
    Legislative Update: NYS Framework Budget Deal Provides $19 Million increase to EPF
    Memberships Available: QHF, Ag Center, Bridge Gardens
    Upcoming Activities, including Plein Air Peconic, Conversations with . . ., Art in the Garden and Growing Farmers
  • March 2013
  • Bridge Gardens' Conversations with . . . Line up
    Folk Music at Jamesport Community House
    Volunteer Orientations
    Art in the Garden
    Growing Farmers
  • January 2013
  • ExxonMobil Conservation in Greenport
    Growing Farmers on the Screen
    Legislative Updates
    Upcoming Activities
  • December 2012
  • Granttham/Reeve Dedication in Riverhead
    Sylvester Manor Conservation on Shelter Island
    Legislative Updates
    New Board of Director Members
  • October 2012
  • Suffolk County Farmland Protection Plan Update
    Swain Farmland Conservation
    Growing Farmers at HIFF
    Roots Program Update
    Upcoming Activities
  • August 2012
  • Sylvester Manor Conservation on Shelter Island
    Grown on Long Island Day with Long Island Farm Bureau
    Upcoming Activities
  • July 2012
  • Peconinic
    Through Farms and Fields
    Updates from Quail Hill Farm, Ag Center at Charnews Farm and Bridge Gardens
    Upcoming Activities
  • May 2012
  • Farms for the Future Grant
    Updates from Quail Hill Farm, Ag Center at Charnews Farm and Bridge Gardens
    Upcoming Activities
  • March 2012
  • Trust and Oysterponds Historical Society Partner on Unique Conservation and Historic Preservation in East Marion
    White House Conference on Outdoor Initiatives Engages Conservation Community
    Volunteers: Thank You!
    Upcoming Programs
  • Jan/Feb 2012
  • 2011 Annual Fund: Thank you to our donors!
    Cox Lane Farm Purchased by Family with Plans for a Sheep Farm
    Trust Awarded $400,000 grant from New York State in Support of Acquisition of Ships Hole Farm in Smithtown
    Legislative Update: New York Lobby Days
  • December 2011
  • Anderegg Preserve Dedication
    Waldbaum's Promotion
    2011 Projects Summary
    Plein Air Peconic at Westhampton Library
    Recipes from the Quail Hill Farm Cookbook
    Holiday Gift Ideas
  • September 2011
  • Peconic River Conservation Effort
    Plein Air Peconic at Ashawagh Hall
    Stern Preserve Dedication on Shelter Island
    Gift and Estate Tax Seminar Planned for November 10
    Plant and Sing Harvest Festival at Sylvester Manor
    HARVEST Thank You
    m a d e store event
    Fall Programs at Bridge Gardens
  • August 2011
  • Conservation Easement Donated to the Trust with Affordable Farming Covenant on Farmland in Sagaponack
    Quail Hill Farm: The Roots Project
    The Tuesday Crew: Volunteers Making a Difference
  • June 2011
  • Conservation Easement Donated to the Trust by Charlton and Nancy Halsey in Water Mill
    Significant Gift Tax Opportunity Sunsets December 31, 2012
    Peconic Land Trust and the Arts this Summer
  • April 2011
  • Hopping Farmland Sold to Jim and Jennifer Pike
    Peconic Pearls Selected as Oyster of the Month at Grand Central Oyster Bar
    Tim Caufield Honored by East End Disability Associates
    Theory and Naturopathic Raise Funds for the Trust
    Bridge Gardens Opens for the Season
    Spring Egg Hunt at the Ag Center at Charnews
  • Upcoming Events from the Peconic Land Trust May -- June 2011
  • March 2011
  • Conservation Accomplishments in 2010
    White House Releases America's Great Outdoors Report
    Land Trust Lobby Day in Albany
  • Upcoming Events from the Peconic Land Trust March -- April 2011
  • Bridge Gardens Winter Lecture Series: Dianne Benson & Sculptor Roundtable
    Vegetable Garden Programs at Agricultural Center at Charnews Farm, Bridge Gardens and Quail Hill Farm
    Sylvester Manor Tree Walk
    Egg Hunt at the Agricultural Center at Charnews Farm
  • December 2010
  • Give2Land: Times Square Campaign to Support Land Conservation
    WEHM and Hamptons Gym Corp's Biggest Loser Contest Donates $1,000 to the Trust
    Trust Receives Grant from Joyce & Irving Goldman Family Foundation
    Winter Lecture Series at Bridge Gardens
  • November 2, 2010
  • Trust Announces the Sale of the Manorville Horse Farm
    New Suffolk Waterfront Fund Poised to Complete Acquisition
    Upcoming Connections Activities
    Great Gifts for the Holidays
  • October 1, 2010
  • Suffolk County, Shelter Island and Trust Partner with Sylvester manor on Conservation
    Shellfisher Preserve Documentary to Screen at Hamptons Film Festival
    Upcoming Fall Events
  • August 18, 2010
  • Spotlight on Stewardship: Management Plans
    America's Great Outdoors Initiative
    HARVEST: Wine Auction
    Recap of Summer 2010 Events
    Upcoming Activities
  • July 15, 2010
  • Sylvester Manor: A New Life for an Historic Property
    Bridge Gardens This Summer
    HARVEST: a celebration of our LI Wine Region
    Upcoming Connections Events
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  • Bridge Gardens May 2017
  • A note from Rick: Celebrating National Public Gardens Day and Bridge Garden's 30th Anniversary.
    Tips for What You Should be Doing in Your Garden in Spring
    Upcoming Events
    Lawn Advice Tuesdays Returns
  • Bridge Gardens April 2017
  • Looking Ahead . . . a Note From Rick
    Bridge Gardens 2017 Season Starts on April 1
    Upcoming Events
  • Bridge Gardens February 2017
  • Note from Rick . . . what's coming up this year
    Pruning Tips and upcoming Programs
    Volunteer Spotlight: Susan!
  • Bridge Gardens January 2017
  • Note from Rick . . . 2016 Recap and Looking forward to 2017
    Winter Gardening Tips
    Meet Bridge Gardens New Assistant: Heber Zabala-Canales
  • Bridge Gardens September/October 2016
  • Note from Rick . . . what's in bloom
    Fall Lawn Tips from Paul Wagner
    Tasting and Tour with Vaughn Cutillo of Montauk Brewing Company
  • Bridge Gardens June/July 2016
  • Note from Rick . . . what's in bloom
    Meet Community Gardeners: Lorena and Kurt Strunk and their family!
  • Bridge Gardens May 2016
  • Note from Rick . . . what's in bloom, thank you to volunteers for National Public Gardens Day
    Pruning Tips from Summerhill Landscapes and Jackson Dodds
  • Bridge Gardens April 2016
  • Note from Rick on what's in bloom
    Thank you for Long Island Grown
    New: Tasting and a Tour
  • Bridge Gardens February 2016
  • Note from Rick: Winter at Bridge Gardens
    Community Gardens are Filling Up
    Long Island Grown Returns to Bridge Gardens in March
  • Bridge Gardens September/October 2015
  • What's Blooming this Autumn
    Volunteers are Needed
    Update on Community Gardens & Turf Demonstration
    Upcoming Connections at the Gardens
  • Bridge Gardens August 2015
  • Thank You to our Volunteers
    What's Blooming in August
  • Bridge Gardens June 2015
  • Summerhill and Mahoney Help Bridge Gardens Buffer
    Rose Society Programs at Bridge Gardens
    Lawn Expert on News 12 Long Island
    What's Blooming in June and July
    Art Programming at Bridge Gardens
  • Bridge Gardens May 2015
  • Celebrate National Public Gardens Day
    Sustainable Lawn and Landscapes at Bridge Gardens
    What's Blooming in early Summer
    Bridge Gardens New Notecards
  • Bridge Gardens April 2015
  • Welcome Spring: A Letter from Rick
    Lawn and Landscape Programs
    Long Island Grown II
    Peconic Estuary Program Garden Rebates
  • Bridge Gardens February 2015
  • New: Community Gardens at Bridge Gardens
    Long Island Grown features Talks with local farmers and producers
    Lois Bender Returns with Watercolors
  • Bridge Gardens Novemeber 2014
  • The Fall Landscape
    Tips on Planting Bulbs from Rick
  • Bridge Gardens October 2014
  • A Note from Rick
    -Connections Programs
    -Stars Over Bridge Gardens
    -Vegetable Garden
    -Expert Lawn Advice
    Special Thank-You to Steve McCaffery
    Lawn Care Advice
    Coming in 2015
    Jeff Heatley's Photo Essay for September
  • Bridge Gardens early August 2014
  • Lawn Care Advice
    Watercolor Classes
    Fridays at Six
    Plein Air Peconic
  • Bridge Gardens mid-July 2014
  • Now in bloom
    Jeff Heatley's Photo Essay
  • Bridge Gardens July 2014
  • The Flowers are Blooming
    Summer Hours
    Upcoming Programs
  • Bridge Gardens June 2014
  • Welcome Summer!
    Summer Hours
    Upcoming Programs
  • Bridge Gardens April 2014
  • Note from Rick
    Spring Hours
    Upcoming Programs
    Volunteer Orientation
  • Bridge Gardens Spring 2014
  • Note from Rick
    Upcoming Programs
  • Bridge Gardens: August 2013
  • What's Blooming
    Upcoming Programs
    Meet Scott McDermott, Bridge Gardens Intern
  • Bridge Gardens: July 2013
  • What's Blooming
    Upcoming Programs
  • Bridge Gardens: May 2013
  • Springtime in Bridge Gardens: daffodils, giant snowflakes, pink tulips and more!
    Vegetable Garden Update
    Meet our new summer intern: Chris Picot
    Flower of the Month: Camellia
    Volunteers Welcome
    Thank you to our Conversations with speakers
    Upcoming programs: Your Garden Month by Month, Art in the Gardens, Save the Date for Brunch

  • Bridge Gardens April 2012
  • A Note from Rick
    Flower of the Month: Daffodils
    Spring Lecture Series
    Plein Air Peconic at Bridge Gardens
    Calendar of Upcoming Events
  • Bridge Gardens Fall 2011
  • A Note from Rick
    A Season of Photos
    Upcoming Event
  • Bridge Gardens May 2011
  • A Note from Rick
    Flower of the Month: Daffodil
    Plein Air Painting at Bridge Gardens
  • Bridge Gardens March 2011
  • A Note from Rick
    Flower of the Month
    Upcoming Spring Events
  • Bridge Gardens May 2010
  • A Note from Rick
    Uncommon Ground: Sculpture Exhibition
    Flower of the Month: Clematis
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