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2019 Annual Report is here!

Check out the past year of wins for the wild. With 7,945 new forever-wild acres protected in 2019, the Northeast Wilderness Trust is working hard to create a wilder future for this region.

Accreditation Renewal: Public Comments Welcome

Northeast Wilderness Trust is applying for a second renewal of accreditation through the Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance. The land trust accreditation program recognizes land conservation organizations that meet national quality standards for …
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Lichen on stone wall

Circling Wildness

More and more these days I find myself circling. During the day I walk big loops through a vacant town, and into the awakening woods. The contrast is strange – town becoming eerily quiet and empty, while in the forest a riotous spring is arriving.
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The Global Charter for Rewilding the Earth

Northeast Wilderness Trust is proud to be an initial endorser of “The Global Charter for Rewilding the Earth,” along with leading international conservation organizations such as Rewilding Europe, Tompkins Conservation, and African Parks.
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Rhodora flower in wetland, by Shelby Perry

Welcoming Our New Board Members

Northeast Wilderness Trust is delighted to welcome four new members to our Board of Directors!
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In the News: Muddy Pond & Binney Hill

This winter, two Northeast Wilderness Trust Preserves were featured in local news. A big thank you to the Monadnock Ledger-Transcript and Wicked Local Kingston for highlighting these special places and the wilderness message!
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Honoring Annette Dykema’s Legacy

Every so often, we encounter a special wilderness champion whose passion for nature makes a very real difference in the lives of wild beings. Annette Dykema was just such a person. Annette passed away last December, but left a legacy that will last for generations to come.
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COVID-19 Update from the Executive Director

Northeast Wilderness Trust staff are working remotely to protect wild places, and are available by phone and email. Read a message from our Executive Director, Jon Leibowitz.
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Hiring for an Operations Manager

Northeast Wilderness Trust seeks a dynamic professional to serve as its full-time Operations Manager. This is an exceptional career opportunity for a highly motivated and skilled individual to join a growing team of wilderness advocates and play a central role in supporting our efforts to conserve forever-wild landscapes for nature and people.
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2019 In Review

Read about wilderness wins over the past year for each state in the Northeast, from New York over to Maine and down through Connecticut.
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