Far Country

Far Country

by Susan Lackey, Executive Director We had an interesting discussion in the office the other day about why we have a stewardship staff. The question wasn’t, “do we need their function?”, but rather, “why aren’t we all stewards of the land?” Good question. Don’t you just hate those? When we think about stewardship, we tend […]

Introducing the Susan Lackey Fund for Sustaining Stewardship

Introducing the Susan Lackey Fund for Sustaining Stewardship

by Jim Adams, Legacy Land Conservancy Board President It is the privilege and solemn responsibility of a nonprofit’s Board to hire and support an Executive Director who will provide the organization’s day-to-day leadership. By now you know that Susan Lackey, who has served as Legacy Land Conservancy’s Executive Director since 2005, has chosen to retire from […]

Fleeting Spring Ephemerals

Fleeting Spring Ephemerals

by Allene Smith, Legacy Land Steward There is a particular feeling to spring, like fingers thawing out after sledding, or the cool, damp air after a rain. With the thaw comes a resurgence of scent. Our feet are lighter without insulated boots (though the mud and puddles still require something waterproof), and our arms and […]