Legacy Names Interim Executive Director

Deborah VandenBroek Assumes Duties Immediately September 24, 2018—Trustees of Legacy Land Conservancy announce the appointment, effective immediately, of Deborah VandenBroek to lead the organization as Interim Executive Director. VandenBroek brings extensive leadership experience gleaned working with the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation, Navigant Consulting, Washtenaw County Community Mental Health, Packard Health, and the Trinity Health […]

Japanese stiltgrass update: “degree of alarm”

“I want to share with you the degree of alarm I feel on the issue of Japanese stiltgrass,” asserts Dana Wright, Land Stewardship Director. “Stiltgrass is not like other invasives we have seen in Michigan, which spread relatively slowly and can be contained. Stiltgrass travels via water and deer, as easily as water itself. “The […]

You can help fund partnership to protect vibrant camp

You can help fund partnership to protect vibrant camp

Legacy Land Conservancy, in partnership with Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan, seeks funding to support the permanent protection of a vibrant 105-acre camp in Jackson County. This project benefits not only the camp’s hundreds of annual Scouting visitors but also the region’s residents and wildlife, who depend on the property’s natural features for water quality […]

Legacy Land Conservancy Protects New Chelsea-area Property

Legacy Land Conservancy Protects New Chelsea-area Property

Ann Arbor, Michigan – Larry and Stephanie Doll of Chelsea have chosen Legacy Land Conservancy to protect 10 acres of woods and wetland in Sylvan Township.  This parcel is part of more than 550 acres of land previously protected in the headwaters surrounding Mill Creek, a primary tributary to the Huron River. Larry originally purchased […]