Local Land Trusts
American Farmland Trust is committed to protecting the nation's best farm and ranch land .
The Mission of the Trust is to preserve the natural resources of the northern Connecticut region including agricultural land and other ecologically important open space.
Joshua's Trust is one of the oldest local conservation and historic trusts in the State of Connecticut.
The Wyndham Land Trust is working hard to protect land in the Quiet Corner of Northeast Connecticut.
The New Roxbury Land Trust is a local, nonprofit organization in Woodstock, CT founded to preserve open space, protect agricultural lands and forests, protect natural resources and wildlife habitats, and encourage the use of conservation easements and rights of way in Woodstock and surrounding towns.
Opacum Land Trust, Inc. is a regional, all volunteer organization formed in 2000 to protect natural and cultural resources in South Central Massachusetts.
The Working Lands Alliance is a broad-based coalition of groups that work together to halt the loss of Connecticut’s remaining farmland.
Other Conservation Groups or Organizations
The Connecticut Forest and Park Association, the oldest private, nonprofit conservation organization in Connecticut.
Check this well-designed Web site for the Audubon Society.
The Willimantic River Alliance was formed in 1996 to celebrate the river and all it has to offer.
The leading conservation organization working around the world to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people.
The goal of Our Better Nature is to provide you with useful, clear and accurate information about conservation and environmental protection.
Group charged with the management of the Quinebaug and Shetucket Rivers Valley National Heritage Corridor.
The Southern New England Forest Consortium, Inc. (SNFECI) is a nonprofit forest conservation organization that promotes forest conservation and the productive use of the region's forests and natural resources.
A group dedicated to protecting the unique habitats, land and waterways associated with the Thames River basin.
Dedicated to promoting the statutory responsibilities of Connecticut Conservation Commissions and Inland Wetland Commissions and to fostering environmental quality through education and through the conservation and protection of wetlands and other natural resources.
New England's premier wildlflower showcase. This living museum displays over 1500 native plant species.
Horizon Wings is a non-profit Wildlife Rehabilitation Center located in Ashford,CT specializing in the rehabilitation of
Birds of Prey.
The purpose of Conserving Tolland is to proactively encourage action to conserve and preserve land in Tolland, CT.
Our purpose is the conservation of wildlife and the active practice of conservation for the benefit of the public.
Federal and State Agencies
"...conserving, protecting and improving the natural resources and environment of the state..." Here are environmental links about DEP, what's happening, environmental and health update, permits, licenses, laws, education, endangered species and more.
An educational agency which is part of UConn's College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. It is the link between University researchers and the people who stand to benefit from their work in forestry.
Other Helpful Information
Description of vernal pools from the Environmental Protection Agency.
Information about how your septic system works and what you need to keep it functioning propertly.
Informational packet regarding the heath and saftey of your household well.
CT brochure regarding your well drinking water.
Information Regarding Connecticut's Greenway program.