LAND & WATER SOCIETY

Protecting the future of Lake George forever.

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Protecting the Land that Protects the Lake Since 1988

The LGLC protects the land within the Lake George watershed to preserve the world renowned water quality of this amazing lake. As a non-profit land trust our work depends on the generosity and passion of people who love Lake George and want it to remain as clean and beautiful as it is today for their children and future generations.

OUR LATEST NEWS

April 2022 E-News

5 ways to honor Earth Day, plus announcements and LOTS of events! We all know Earth Day is Every...

LGLC Awarded $47,670 from the New York State Conservation Partnership Program

Bolton Landing, NY – The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) has been awarded two grants, totaling $47,670, from the…

Smiths Generously Repeat $300,000 Challenge for the Future of Lake George

Bolton Landing, NY — The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) is honored to announce a second public challenge by…

How We Take Action

The LGLC protects the water quality of Lake George through active land management, to sustain the existing diversity of species and natural processes that shape a landscape, or to restore them where they have been removed.

FOREST & LAND MANAGEMENT

For the Lake George Land Conservancy, stewardship is as dynamic as the species and landscapes we attempt to manage. It is not as simple as “managing” property, but as complex as understanding the web of life and what drives it.

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TERRESTRIAL INVASIVE SPECIES MANAGEMENT

The LGLC is actively working to monitor and manage terrestrial invasive plants and insects that are established and negatively impacting our forests and shorelines, or are not here yet but expected to infest the Lake George watershed in the near future.

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TRAIL CREATION & MANAGEMENT

The LGLC manages nearly 40 miles of trails for passive use throughout the watershed. Sustainable trails are designed to withstand intensive use, to minimize erosion and impact on the land, while also providing a safe and enjoyable experience for hikers.

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OUR CURRENT INITIATIVES

Northeastern Shoreline Initiative

The first protection project in Lake George’s northeast region was completed in 1990. We now have a new opportunity…

Sucker Brook Conservation Initiative

Sucker Brook is one of Lake George’s ten largest tributaries, encompassing about 1,570 acres in the Town of Putnam…

Indian Brook/Northwest Bay Brook Conservation Initiative

The Indian Brook/Northwest Bay Brook Conservation Initiative focuses on protecting…

About Us

Protecting the land that protects the lake since 1988. The Lake George Land Conservancy is an accredited not-for-profit land trust dedicated to working with willing landowners and other partners to protect the world-renowned water quality of Lake George and to permanently preserve the natural, scenic, historical and recreational resources of the Lake George Region.

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