LGLC Honors Photographer Carl Heilman, II with Rowan Award

Bolton Landing, NY – The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) announces that Carl Heilman, II, Brant Lake resident and renowned photographer and author, has been awarded the 2020 Henry M. Rowan Conservation Award. The award is given annually to recognize exemplary individuals and organizations for their conservation efforts around Lake George. The award is typically […]

LGLC Releases Statement on Recent Invasive Pest Confirmations

Bolton Landing, NY – The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced on August 11, 2020, the confirmation of an infestation of the hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA) on Forest Preserve lands in the town of Dresden in Washington County. This comes just one week after their confirmation of the emerald ash borer (EAB) […]

Notice: Schumann Preserve Closure

After careful consideration, the LGLC has decided to close the Schumann Preserve at Pilot Knob ‪starting 4/9/20‬. This was not an easy decision, as we know the Schumann Preserve is a very special place to many people. However, protecting the natural resources of the preserve and the health and safety of our visitors has always […]

A message to our community

The current situation has reminded us all of the importance of the outdoors. These special places offer us fresh air, peace, and a sense of normalcy and calm. For over 30 years, the Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) has protected the land that protects the lake and today, thanks to you, this land is providing […]

Lake George Land Conservancy Earns National Recognition

Strong Commitment to Public Trust and Conservation Excellence Bolton Landing, NY  – One thing that unites us as a nation is land: Americans strongly support saving the open spaces they love. Since 1988, the Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC), has been doing just that for the people of the Lake George region. Now the LGLC […]