Columbia County is an extraordinary place, but there is no guarantee that it will remain this way. 

In order to safeguard our county’s rich natural resources, support a thriving agricultural sector, and serve as a community conservation leader, the Columbia Land Conservancy has  raised more than $9.25M to accelerate the pace of conservation in Columbia County. Click the underlined text to learn how the campaign will benefit farms and forests, allow us to better steward our Public Conservation Areas, and cultivate a community conservation ethic.

Thank you to our generous donors! Check out our virtual donor wall below. We are pleased to report 100% staff and board participation in the campaign.


Our campaign was led by the following volunteers:

David Newman, Campaign Co-Chair
Michael Polemis, Campaign Co-Chair
Robin Andrews
Sara Cashen
Mark Levy, Board Chair
Joan Snyder, Board Secretary
Will Yandik