Preserving Our Heritage
Protecting Our Resources
Planning For Our Future
Dutchess Land Conservancy is a non-profit conservation organization dedicated to preserving the rural character, important resources and open lands of Dutchess County, New York. We encourage sound, well-planned growth balanced with the conservation of our important natural resources and working landscapes to ensure healthy and vibrant communities for the benefit of all generations.
Dutchess Land Conservancy
P.O. Box 138, 4289 Route 82
Millbrook, New York 12545
Phone: (845) 677-3002
Fax: (845) 677-3008
- Our latest collaboration with Scenic Hudson in the news! Check out the Poughkeepsie Journal’s article on our latest land protection collaboration!
- Our 2013 Annual Report is now online! We hope you’ll enjoy a look at some of our 2013 achievements in land conservation.
- Our Land Trust Accreditation has been Renewed! We are pleased to announce that our Land Trust Accreditation, originally granted in 2009, has been renewed for another five years. We are one of only 280 land trusts from across the country that are now accredited. Learn more.
- Check out the Poughkeepsie Journal’s great coverage on the fight to save the enhanced easement tax incentive! Our friends at the Poughkeepsie Journal are helping us to get the word out about the tax incentive – it’s passed the House – now on to the Senate! Learn More
- Dutchess Land Conservancy applauds Congressmen Chris Gibson and Sean Patrick Maloney for Co-sponsoring the Conservation Easement Incentive Act – UPDATE The land trust community has been working tirelessly with legislative leaders on the national level to renew and make an enhanced tax incentive (H.R. 2807) for the donation of conservation easements a permanent part of the federal tax code. Learn more.
- Thanks to all who joined us for Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for Our Time Thanks to all who joined us at the Cary Institute for a screening of the Emmy award-winning documentary about the great conservationist Aldo Leopold.
- Thanks to our 2014 Special Events Donors! We couldn’t do it without you!
- Our 23rd Annual Fall Country Luncheon was sold out! It was an absolutely gorgeous day at Rally Farms and another wonderfully successful event!
Our 2014 Special Events Sponsored in Part by: