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14 Acres Donated to Roxbury Land Trust to Preserve Open Space

14 Acres Donated to Roxbury Land Trust to Preserve Open Space

Thanks to the generous donation of land owned by a long-time Roxbury resident, the Roxbury Land Trust (RLT) has preserved an additional 14.12 acres in Roxbury as open space.  The Geraldine R. Stutz Preserve, donated by Ramarax Holdings LLLP and Defer LLLP, protects woodlands and watercourses and is adjacent to Roxbury Town Open Space off […]

RLT Wins Working Lands Alliance Award

RLT Wins Working Lands Alliance Award

The Roxbury Land Trust received the 2018 Working Lands Alliance’s Outstanding Organization Pathfinder Award on November 14th, 2018 at the State Capitol. Recognized for its accomplishment in advancing farmland preservation in the State of Connecticut, the Land Trust...

Barbara Bradbury-Pape Named RLT Development Director

Barbara Bradbury-Pape Named RLT Development Director

The Roxbury Land Trust has appointed Barbara Bradbury-Pape as the organization’s new Director of Development. Bradbury-Pape, a 20-year Litchfield County resident, assumed her responsibilities following the retirement of Susan Payne, who served most recently as the...

Susan Payne Retires from RLT

Susan Payne Retires from RLT

Susan Payne, who served the Roxbury Land Trust for 15 years as development director and executive director, was retired, it was announced today.  RLT wishes Susan, who was instrumental in RLT’s accreditation and in the acquisition of our new home at 6 Mine Hill...

RLT Names Ann Astarita as Executive Director

RLT Names Ann Astarita as Executive Director

The Roxbury Land Trust is pleased to announce Ann Astarita has been named as RLT’s first full-time Executive Director.  Ann has over 25 years of environmental experience working as an environmental scientist and consultant, nature center outreach coordinator,...