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Farming & Land Conservation

What is conservation? The definition is “the careful preservation of something.” Conservation is talked about typically in the context of nature, water, soil, a historic structure, artwork, and the like. In...

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The Power of the Individual

In our work at TLC, we are often reminded of the power of the individual to make a profound difference in the world. An acre at a time, and after twenty years, nearly 3 square miles of land have been permanently preserved in...

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Native Americans and the Land

Did you know that native people, for perhaps thousands of years before Europeans arrived on this continent, managed the land to make it more conducive to hunting? They lit fires to keep the brush down in the woods, and to keep...

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