About Palmer Land Trust

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Jul 26th, 2017

Believe it or not, as a kid I really did not like being outside, to which you may say: “But Lily, you grew up in Vermont of all places, how could you not like exploring the outdoors?” And yet there I was, a 7-year old making up reasons to have to stay indoors during farm camp- an opportunity whic

Jul 26th, 2017
Heather Campbell Chaney Fellow Lily Weissgold shares her thoughts on environmental justice and inclusivity.
Jul 26th, 2017
2017 Heather Campbell Chaney Fellow Lily Weissgold shares her thoughts on land as an equalizer.
Jul 5th, 2017

The Blue Star is hosting it's first Rosé Social in support of Palmer Land Trust and we have two tickets to give to a special Palmer supporter. 

Jul 5th, 2017

The second of four BioBlitz events is coming up July 14th and 15th at Corral Bluffs. 

Jun 16th, 2017

So often in my day to day life as a student I neglect to leave the Colorado College campus, let alone the city boundaries. So it is always exciting to me when I get to venture outside of “Olympic City USA” and explore.

Jun 7th, 2017
What is BioBlitz? It is an opportunity to hear from experts and learn more about the parks and open spaces you love! Our own Amber Shanklin will be part of the team leading surveys and talking about our favorite landscapes.
Jun 6th, 2017
Palmer Land Trust has announced the names of the three award winners, and a prestigious honorary recognition, for the 2017 Southern Colorado Conservation Awards (SCCA). The event recognizes individuals and organizations that are dedicated to stewardship, education and innovation in conservation impacting southern Colorado
May 31st, 2017
We are excited to welcome Lily to our team for the Summer. Her fellowship will include land visits, stewardship training, and lots of opportunity to learn about how Palmer Land Trust work. Meet her and here why she chose Palmer.
May 24th, 2017

The Lower Arkansas Valley has been seeing A LOT of rain this spring. Our Lower Arkansas Valley Conservation Director, Matt Heimerich (pictured), has gotten nearly six inches on his farm in May alone – far above average and potentially even record breaking.

May 24th, 2017

We have been partnering with land owners and protecting land for 40 years now! That's more than 105,000 acres of outdoor recreation, scenic views and agricultural land that will always be a part of the Southern Colorado landscape.