Meeting Summary – September 21, 2017

Winnakee-Dutchess Trails Roundtable Trails, Connections, Community Meeting Summary – September 21, 2017 Welcome and introductions 1. Matt Kierstead is the Owner/Proprietor of Milestone Heritage Consulting, a locally-based business that provides professional cultural resource survey, documentation, planning and public history… Read More

Hunter’s Full Moon Hike

Everything changes when the sun goes down… Join us on a special hike and experience Drayton Grant Park at Burger Hill in a whole new light on Thursday, October 5 from 7-8:30pm.! Full moon hikes offer spectacular views… Read More

Annual Tour of Historic Barns and Working Farms

ANNUAL TOUR OF HISTORIC BARNS AND WORKING FARMS Explore the past, enjoy the present and celebrate our glorious Hudson Valley farmland and open spaces! Saturday, September 16, 2017 Tour 11am – 4pm. 10am – 4pm for Cyclists. After… Read More

Remembering Lucinda Stowell

Lucinda “Cindy” Hunt Stowell April 1941-July 2014 Winnakee Land Trust acknowledges George and Gail Hunt Reeke for their support in memory of Gail’s sister Lucinda “Cindy” Hunt Stowell, founding commissioner and three-term member of the national Land Trust… Read More

Technology on the Trail

Winnakee Land Trust Summer 2017 eNewsletter Useful Conservation Tech Tools? By John Mickelson, Land Stewardship Manager Social critics refer to the implements of our digital age as “weapons of mass distraction”. Simultaneously, the effectiveness of conservation science depends… Read More

An Update on Northern Dutchess Trails

Winnakee Land Trust Summer 2017 eNewsletter An Update on Northern Dutchess Trails By Gregg Swanzey, Executive Director Winnakee Land Trust is working with public and private partners to assemble two significant grant applications for NYS Parks Development funding… Read More

Easements in the Hudson Valley

Easements in the Hudson Valley By Lauren Kingman Lord Tennyson wrote “in the spring a young man’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love.” In the Hudson Valley, caring landowners are turning their thoughts to easements. Whether their… Read More

BioBlitz 2017

Nature lovers, naturalists, children—anyone interested in our local flora, fauna, and biodiversity—Join us for this fun family-friendly event! Saturday & Sunday August 19 & 20, 2017 Live animal presentations, bird walks, and more! Where: Winnakee Nature Preserve (105-acre… Read More

Winnakee Land Trust Annual Gala 2017

WINNAKEE LAND TRUST GALA 2017 A Masked Ball at Astor Courts HONORING SALLY MAZZARELLA Celebrating her Legacy and Extraordinary Commitment to Winnakee Land Trust and the Hudson Valley Winnakee Land Trust is grateful to our Gala Sponsors, Vendors,… Read More

Trails Roundtable

View the Roundtable Agenda for March 23 and Meeting Announcement.