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CHC Partners with NEFF

Posted Saturday, March 2, 2024
— Connections 2024 Winter/Spring

NEFF published an article in September relaying the critical partnership with CHC that will promote further essential conservation efforts in a collaborative effort. 

Vermont Conservation Is Having a Banner Year

Sep. 05, 2023

Writing by NEFF Communications Manager Tinsley Hunsdorfer and NEFF Conservation Project Manager Sophie Anthony

While New England Forestry Foundation is a regional forest conservation organization, our protected lands aren’t evenly distributed across New England. Through both ownership and easements, NEFF has conserved 33 forestlands in Vermont and 11 in Connecticut; at the other end of the spectrum, NEFF has conserved 116 in Massachusetts and 112 in New Hampshire.

These differences primarily come down to where NEFF was founded—Massachusetts—and the location of land parcels and easements donated to NEFF over time. Regardless of there being a logical explanation for this pattern, it’s hard not to root for the underdog, which is why we’re pleased to report that 2022 and 2023 are giving some Vermont conservation projects time to shine.

Cold Hollow to Canada Partnership

NEFF is partnering with the Vermont-based Cold Hollow to Canada (CHC) organization, which has received funding from the Landscape Conservation Catalyst Fund to enhance collaborative land conservation in the region....

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Read about the collaboration of their collective mission to conserve and maintain the biodiversity of regional forests and woodlands