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Vermont's Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan (SCORP) is being updated. This plan will assesses the provision and need for outdoor recreation in the state. The survey is being conducted by the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks & Recreation in partnership with the Center for Rural Studies at the University of Vermont to gather input from all Vermonters regarding outdoor recreation. Even if you do not regularly recreate outdoors, your voice is still needed. Please share your thoughts today! More...

On July 30, representatives from Stowe Land Trust and the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks, and Recreation gathered to sign the documents protecting the 750-acre Brownsville-Story Ridge Forest with a permanent conservation easement, and transferring ownership of the land to the State of Vermont as an addition to the surrounding C.C. Putnam State Forest.   More...

The 20th Anniversary Golf Tournament held on August 1, 2019 was a great success, raising $37,000 for Stowe Land Trust. Thank you to our sponsors and participants -- your support makes our work possible!   More...

Thank you for voting Stowe Land Trust the best nonprofit and community organization in the Stowe Reporter's 2019 Readers' Choice 4393 Awards! More...

Stowe Land Trust will close at the end of the month on a 750-acre property that was originally on the market for nearly $10 million, but which the owners agreed to sell to the trust for $5.5 million. More...

We have met and exceeded our goal to raise $5.75 million to protect the 750-acre Brownsville Forest and expand SLT's stewardship endowment for the long-term care of this latest conserved property and other protected lands. And to receive 750 donations toward this important effort! More...

Stowe Land Trust is working on a plan for the future of the land.  More...

Volunteers from SunCommon in Waterbury planted 200 trees along the Little River at Moscow Recreation Field in Stowe May 7.  More...

Stowe Land Trust is asking the Stowe community to help raise $75,000 toward the protection of Brownsville Forest during the months of May and June. At 750 acres, Brownsville Forest is the last, large, undeveloped parcel of forestland to protect in the town of Stowe.  More...

Stowe Land Trust is pleased to welcome Grace as the 2019 Summer Naturalist.   More...