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Greenwich Land Trust Combats Invasive Pests

Oct 8th, 2014 | By

Greenwich Land Trust is also combating invasive pests by planting a special kind American Chestnut Tree. A pathogen wiped out four billion of these trees in the mid 1900s. “There’s been very long term, extensive efforts to breed resistance to the disease into the trees,” said Rutledge. “The Land Trust is going to be partnering

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Land trust gives first lifetime achievement award

Dec 22nd, 2013 | By

The Greenwich Land Trust’s mission is to preserve land permanently and protect its ecological integrity. Since she got involved with the trust, Gwynn said, Louisa Stone has helped fulfill that mission in multiple ways. While president, she was instrumental in convincing the board to acquire Shell Island, which is now one of the land trust’s

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Greenwich woman donates historic property to land trust

Jul 6th, 2012 | By

“This is the first time that the GLT has taken on a property with multiple buildings,” Ginny Gwynn, executive director of the Greenwich Land Trust, said. The GLT’s board will evaluate all the buildings, but it will likely use some to store equipment and supplies, she said. via Greenwich woman donates historic property to land

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Jane Hogeman Elected Greenwich Land Trust President

Jan 11th, 2012 | By

The Greenwich Land Trust (GLT) recently elected Jane Hogeman to serve as President of its Board of Directors. Ms. Hogeman, a well-respected GLT Director since 2004, “looks forward to work toward a mission I care deeply about with a group of talented and dedicated people.” The Greenwich Land Trust, founded in 1976, protects and stewards

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