Posts Tagged ‘Glenview Preserve’

Thursday, June 6, 2024

Adirondack Land Trust Receives $110,000 in Grant Funding for Glenview Preserve

Glenview Preserve

Awards support accessible trail network

 Keene, NY — The Adirondack Land Trust has received a $10,000 grant from the Cloudsplitter Foundation toward the creation of universally accessible trails at Glenview Preserve in Harrietstown, an award that was leveraged to secure an additional $100,000 grant from the New York State Conservation Partnership Program for infrastructure that will welcome people of all abilities.

“The vision for Glenview Preserve is a place where anyone, including people who use a wheelchair, walker, or stroller for mobility, can move safely through a wild landscape,” said Adirondack Land Trust Stewardship & GIS Manager Becca Halter and project lead. “These generous awards from the Cloudsplitter Foundation and New York State move us closer to the day when people can visit Glenview and experience the benefits of conservation firsthand.”

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Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Adirondack Land Trust to Offer Community Input Session on Preliminary Glenview Plan, March 28

“Spring Light,” oil on canvas depicting Glenview’s scenic vista, provided by artist Sandra Hildreth.

Harrietstown, NY — The Adirondack Land Trust is inviting community members to review preliminary designs for possible public access to its Glenview Preserve in Harrietstown. This 238-acre property, off State Route 86 between Saranac Lake and Paul Smiths, is being maintained as a scenic vista and managed for pollinator and wildlife habitat, water quality protection, and maple syrup production.

The draft plan reflects input from neighbors and community members, and now the land trust and Saratoga Associates are hosting an open-house-style work session to provide opportunities for additional input and feedback.

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Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Adirondack Land Trust Seeks Community’s Ideas about Glenview Preserve

HARRIETSTOWN, NY — The Adirondack Land trust is inviting input from community members to help plan for the use and enjoyment of its Glenview Preserve in Harrietstown. This 238-acre property, off State Route 86, is being maintained as a scenic vista and managed for pollinator and wildlife habitat, water quality protection, and maple syrup production. The land trust is working with Saratoga Associates to explore expanding the property’s management plan to include public access.

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Adirondack Land Trust Awarded Grants to Expand Capacity

glenviewThe Adirondack Land Trust (ALT) has been awarded two New York State Conservation Partnership Program grants: $30,000 to increase its impact as a conservation organization, and $10,000 to begin care and management of Glenview Preserve in the town of Harrietstown.

The funding was announced as part of the Land Trust Alliance and New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s 2017 round of NYS Conservation Partnership Program (NYSCPP) grants. Funded by the Environmental Protection Fund (EPF), 58 awards of $1.8 million will leverage an additional $1.5 million in private and local support for projects across the state that protect farmland, wildlife habitat, and water quality, and conserve open spaces that are important for community health, tourism and regional economies. » Continue Reading.



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