Prescribed burns as a land management tool

Prescribed burns as a land management tool

If you visited the Johnson or Reichert Preserve recently, you may have been startled to see a charred and blacken landscape and wondered, “Was there a fire here?”  And, the answer would be, “Yes!” But it’s not the result of an ‘out of control forest fire’ that we usually see on the news. Despite the […]

Volunteer Spotlight: David Read

Volunteer Spotlight: David Read

David has been volunteering since 2009 when he and his wife purchased a property with a conservation easement held by Legacy. He has spent the last 13 years stewarding and ecologically improving his own conservation easement property, as well as, donating over 400 hours

2022 Photomonitoring season is underway!

2022 Photomonitoring season is underway!

The 2022 photomonitoring season officially kicked off this month when Legacy hosted its annual training session for our incredible photomonitor volunteers on April 9. We were fortunate this year to once again hold the session in-person at the Legacy office, which felt amazing after two long years apart! Clint McGill—Legacy’s Easement Stewardship Coordinator and newest […]