Genesee Land Trust News

Farming Opportunity with Peacework Farm

Peacework Farm in the northern Finger Lakes region of western NY is seeking partner(s) to work with us now and take over the farm business in 2-5 years. We are a certified organic vegetable operation (certified by NOFA-NY Certified Organic LLC) serving the longest-running CSA in our area...

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Videos

Genesee Land Trust's Landscaper Apprentices of 2014

Rochester's youth assist in stewarding city greenspace


El Camino, A Genesee Land Trust Project
Changing the face of a Rochester neighborhood


Newsletters

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The Preserve: Winter/Spring 2016

The Preserve: Fall 2015

The Preserve: Summer 2015

In the News

Genesee Land Trust talks about latest acquisition (February 11, 2016)

My conservation origins (November 5, 2015)

241 acres saved in Wayne County, Genesee Land Trust and the Town of Walworth (October 24, 2015)

Trust to hold an easement in deal (October 24, 2015)

Run For Land team raises funds for Cornwall Preserve (October 22, 2015)

Run For Land Team Raises Funds for Cornwall (October 14, 2015)

Genesee Land Trust gets 241 acres in Wayne County (October 23, 2015)

Unknown hiking gems in Rochester (October 8, 2015)


Bullis Fund of the Rochester Area Community Foundation spurs giving (October 17, 2015)


Genesee Land Trust is Recipient of Bullis Fund (September 20, 2015)


Genesee Land Trust announces it is the recipient of Bullis Fund (September17, 2015)


Forever undeveloped and natural (August 28, 2015)


Pultneyville NY 74 Acres to Genesee Land Trust (August 20, 2015)

Pultneyville Family offers Once-in-a-lifetime Land Preservation (July 25, 2015)

Meet a city girl-turned-nature girl (July 24, 2015)

Genesee Land Trust executive director is a 2015 Athena Award finalist (July 22, 2015)

Preserving a prime piece of historic land (July 22, 2015)

A new nature preserve looms on lakefront land (July 20, 2015)

Genesee Land Trust and Backyard Habitat Tour (June 20, 2015)

The Native Plant Sale- Genesee Land Trust (May 17, 2015)

Many Voices- Many Visions, Genesee Land Trust Video Interview Part I (June 9, 2015)

Many Voices- Many Visions, Genesee Land Trust Video Interview Part II (June 9, 2015)

Brighton-Pittsford Post: Genesee Land Trust to host backyard habitat fundraiser tour (June 8, 2015)

Penfield Post: Genesee Land Trust to host backyard habitat fundraiser tour (June 4, 2015)

Webster Post: Genesee Land Trust to host backyard habitat fundraiser tour (June 3, 2015)

Upstate Gardeners' Journal Rochester Events (May 18, 2015)

WNY Land Conservancy wins grant to protect Niagara farm (May 15, 2015)

Land Conservancy awarded $59,600 from Conservation Partnership Program grants (April 24, 2015)

Cardinal Courier Online: Q & A With Dr. Mike Boller (April 23, 2015)

Brighton-Pittsford Post: Let's take a walk in the park(s) (April 9, 2015)

Democrat and Chronicle: Celebrating Woody and Pete at Golden Link (March 25, 2015)

City Newspaper: Urban 3/11 (March 4, 2015)

Democrat and Chronicle: Rochester has a rich music community (February 26, 2015)

Democrat and Chronicle: Athena winners will be named Thursday (January 21, 2015)

Democrat and Chronicle: What's new in Henrietta: Town flush with development (December 19, 2014)

Democrat and Chronicle: Village Gate wins reshaping award [Genesee Land Trust wins honorable mention] (November 19, 2014)

Democrat and Chronicle: Road trip - Pathos and joy in a wetland preserve (October 15, 2014)

Time Warner Cable: Memory of Artist and Environmentalist Lives On Through Caledonia Wetlands Preserve (October 7, 2014)

Democrat and Chronicle: Thumbs up, thumbs down (August 9, 2014)

Time Warner Cable: 1st Family Fitness Walk at El Camino (June 7, 2014)

Democrat and Chronicle Essay: Easements - the new face of conservation (June 21, 2014)

Democrat and Chronicle: Thumbs up, thumbs down (April 26, 2014)

LongIsland.com: Governer Cuomo Announces $1.4 Million in Conservation Grants to Land Trusts to Boost Tourism and Public Access (April 25, 2014)

Democrat and Chronicle: Genesee Land Trust Receives $10,000 (April 21, 2014)

Penfield Post: Genesee Land Trust presentation discusses valuable local wetlands (April 3, 2014)

Rochester Arts and Community Blog: Celebrating the Life and Music of Pete Seeger (Spring 2014)

Saving Land: "Art and Conservation" (Spring 2014)

City News: "Land Preservation" (January 22, 2014)

Democrat and Chronicle: "King for a Day" volunteers honor MLK (January 18, 2014)

Brighton-Pittsford Post: Forward-thinking Brighton town efforts led to park (September 5, 2013)

Democrat and Chronicle: Land donation aims to preserve peaceful spot in Webster (August 17, 2013)

Democrat and Chronicle: Local bird-watching havens (August 13, 2013)

Webster Post: Experience the solitude at Webster's newest nature preserve (August 6, 2013)

YNN: Genesee Land Trust Dedicates Preserve (August 3, 2013)

Democrat and Chronicle: Ganargua Creek Meadow Preserve a Magnet for Butterflies (July 31, 2013)

Webster Post: Genesee Land Trust to dedicate new preserve, trails in Webster (July 30, 2013)

Huffington Post: Wall\Therapy - Street Art Final Shots From Rochester (July 30, 2013)

Democrat and Chronicle: Corbett's Glen one of area's hidden gems (July 23, 2013)

Democrat and Chronicle: Genesee Land Trust is a keeper of quiet havens (July 23, 2013)

CITY Newspaper: Worlds Collide on Walls - Wall\Therapy 2013 (July 2013)

Rochester Magazine: Cover Story - All Natural (July 2013)

Democrat and Chronicle: Genesee Land Trust Plans Garden Tour (June 7 2013)

Hike the Wild Iris Trail and Veterans Memorial Park June 8 (June 5 2013)

Penfield TV: The Butterflies of Genesee Land Trust (Video) (Spring 2013)

Land Trust Alliance: DEC, Land Trust Alliance Announce $1.4 Million in Conservation Grants to Land Trusts Statewide (April 30, 2013)

DEC, Land Trust Alliance Announce $1.4 Million in Conservation Grants (April 2013)

Greece Post: Genesee Land Trust to present "Backyard Birding" (April 12, 2013)

Penfield Post: Butterfly presentation at Penfield Library April 11 (April 6, 2013)

The Daily Record : Genesee Land Trust earns national recognition (March 18, 2013)

Land Trust Alliance: Twenty-one Additional Land Trusts Achieve Accreditation (February 19, 2013)

Democrat and Chronicle: Cover Story (October 18, 2012)

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