Friday, December 19, 2014

Prickly Pear Land Trust Featured in National Magazine

Read how a Montana land trust - Prickly Pear Land Trust in Helena - measures success. PPLT is included in a national magazine named Saving Land about the way land trusts gauge progress.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

New Access Bridge Underway at Steve Powell Park

Progress made on Steve Powell Park in Hamilton toward a 2015 grand opening. Great community project that Travelers for Open Land helped fund.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

County Commission Approves Herron Park Acquisition

The Flathead County Commission approved the completion of the Foys to Blacktail Trails and Herron Park acquisition, which is good news for area hikers, cyclists and equestrian enthusiasts. The Conservation Fund was helpful in this project.

Monday, December 15, 2014

Coming July 2015: Montana Open Land Month

July 2015 will be formally and broadly recognized as Montana Open Land Month. Thanks to Governor Bullock for endorsing the recognition of open land and for encouraging Montanans to join in Montana Open Land Month activities. Open Land Month will be a celebration of the benefits our open lands bring to our economy, our quality of life and our landscape. Stay tuned for more information, including ways for organizations and individuals to partner and participate in Montana Open Land Month planning and implementation.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Agriculture Is Vital to Places Like Gallatin County

Never underestimate the importance of agriculture to places like Gallatin County.

Thanks to Firehole Ranch and Knight Foundation

Thanks to the Firehole Ranch in West Yellowstone and the Knight Foundation in Big Sky for your end-of-the year contributions to Travelers for Open Land. Your support is appreciated!