Thank you for protecting over 300 acres of land that protect the lake!

The Lake George Land Conservancy protected three important properties this year, totaling nearly 300 acres, including 40 acres of critical wetlands, 4,300 feet of stream corridor, and hundreds of acres of forestland. The protection of these lands ensures they will never be altered and will be able to forever continue their natural function of filtering […]

HWA Management Update, November 2020

The Lake George Land Conservancy has made the invasive hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA) a priority for several years. Since 2016 we have monitored our own lands looking for signs of this tiny insect, hosted a number of training events to educate the public, and developed the knowledge and skills to rapidly respond to any infestation. […]

Fall/Winter 2020 Newsletter

Click above or this link to view LGLC’s bi-annual newsletter, viewshed, for Fall/Winter 2020 What’s inside: From the Executive Director Hemlocks in Peril Bradley’s Lookout 25 Acres Protected in Dresden $300,000 Challenge 12 Short Hikes Book Stewardship Notes Hiking Basics For Beginners New RTL Members Welcome to New Supporters Honoring Carl Heilman, II Summer Event […]

On Trails, Transformations, and Gratitude

Contributed by John Crist, Jr. (pictured, second from right) John has led the LGLC’s annual fall foliage hike at Cat and Thomas Mts Preserve since 2005. What follows is his commentary after leading this year’s hike on Oct. 18, 2020. On Saturday there were literally hundreds of people on the trails. I have never seen […]