Sesquicentennial Farm Protected Forever

Sesquicentennial Farm Protected Forever

A sesquicentennial farm—in the same family for over 150 years—is now permanently protected by Legacy Land Conservancy. The farm, owned by brothers Tom and Jim Irwin, consists of 158 acres of rolling farmland, forest and wetlands off Grass Lake Road in Grass Lake, Michigan. In 2017 Tom and Jim inherited the farm from their late […]

Legacy Land Conservancy Earns National Recognition

Legacy Land Conservancy Earns National Recognition

One thing that unites us as a nation is land: Americans strongly support saving the open spaces they love. Since 1971, Legacy Land Conservancy, has been doing just that for the people of Washtenaw and Jackson counties. Now Legacy Land Conservancy announced it has renewed its land trust accreditation for the second time– proving once […]

Partnerships Conserve Salem Township Natural Area

ANN ARBOR, MI—Legacy Land Conservancy announces the creation of the Anthony & Rose Shatter Family Nature Preserve in Salem Township. The 25-acre property lies in the southwest corner of Brookville and Curtis Roads, just a quarter of a mile from Legacy’s Creekshead Nature Preserve. Legacy’s seventh nature preserve was made possible through the joint efforts […]