Each guide includes a PDF of a map and a corresponding guidebook. You can also purchase print versions of the guides online at the CLC Store. Happy hiking! Northern Guide … Continue reading Download the Columbia County Outdoors Guides
A broad coalition of partners has sent a letter to Governor Cuomo, Majority Leader Stewart-Cousins, and Speaker Heastie, calling environmental programs critical to New York’s recovery and prosperity. Read the … Continue reading CLC and 175 Others Urge State to Maintain Environmental Funding to Create Jobs and Restart the Economy
While the landscape around us transforms into the brilliant colors of fall, the Columbia Land Conservancy begins a transformation of our own. As we welcome the new season and the … Continue reading A letter from Troy Weldy
Columbia County’s deer population causes damage to cars, forests, and crops every year. To responsibly manage the deer population at Public Conservation Areas, the Columbia Land Conservancy is partnering with … Continue reading Hunting Season Begins October 1
By Robin Catalano “Don’t move.” My husband, Floren, draws up beside me, so close I can feel the sleeve of his T-shirt brush against my skin. “Look up,” he whispers, … Continue reading The Hidden Lives of Water, Woods, and Wildlife in the CLC’s Conservation Areas
Conservation Education Intern CLC is hiring a paid ($15/hour) conservation education intern for a limited-duration engagement. This position is ideal for a graduate or undergraduate student who wants to create … Continue reading CLC is hiring two interns!
Questions about the beaver dam at Hand Hollow Conservation Area (Route 9) Was this done deliberately? Nope! This is part of a natural cycle of beaver activity. But it looks … Continue reading What’s going on at Hand Hollow?
The bridge over the Agawamuck Creek on Roxbury Road is closed for construction. You will not be able to access High Falls from Rte. 217 in Philmont. We suggest consulting … Continue reading Roxbury Road is closed, but High Falls is still open!
At this time, CLC does not anticipate opening our office at 49 Main Street office or holding in-person public events before the end of the year. We have developed a … Continue reading COVID-19 Updates