Support Legacy’s Fall Appeal!

Support Legacy’s Fall Appeal!

Dear Legacy Supporter, Land conservation takes us beyond our workaday lives, to a place where we can restore our spirits and connect with nature. With land protection, we nourish and rejuvenate ourselves, our friends, and our families. We protect our fresh water resources. We create communities that attract businesses, where young people want to raise families, and […]

Legacy Announces Renewed Land Trust Accreditation

Legacy Announces Renewed Land Trust Accreditation

Legacy Land Conservancy has achieved renewed land trust accreditation from the Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance. In 2008, Legacy became one of the first accredited land trusts in the nation. This accreditation was a testament to over 40 years of voluntary conservation, supported by our extended community, and […]

In Praise of Drops in the Bucket

In Praise of Drops in the Bucket

In this original essay, Legacy’s Land Protection Coordinator Robin Burke reflects on the challenges and rewards of protecting land in Southeast Michigan.  This article was originally published in Legacy’s 2014 Annual Report.     Land protection is a task without an endpoint in sight. We chip away at it bit by bit: Legacy’s average conservation […]