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Dec 09, 2011, 07:45 ET Pleasure House Point Acquisition Receives First Major Donation by a Private Source of $500,000 from the Dominion Foundation

The Trust for Public Land has received a $500,000 gift from the Dominion Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Dominion Virginia Power. The donation...


Dec 08, 2011, 09:01 ET Annual City Parks Data Released by The Trust for Public Land

The Trust for Public Land has released its most recent data on city park systems from across the country, showing that the 100 largest cities added...


Oct 27, 2011, 09:50 ET Gardner Mountain Conserved, Lyman's Scenic Backdrop

Critically important bat habitat and a significant portion of Gardner Ridge, the scenic backdrop for New Hampshire's Town of Lyman, have been...


Oct 25, 2011, 11:36 ET New Addition to Quitman Street Community Playground

Quitman Street Community School kindergarteners joined members of the community today to celebrate the completed expansion of the Central Ward...


Oct 04, 2011, 09:00 ET Finalists Named for Atlanta's Cox Conserves Heroes Program, Public Asked to Vote

Channel 2 WSB-TV, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land (TPL), today announced finalists for Atlanta's 2011 Cox Conserves Heroes program. The ...


May 10, 2011, 06:05 ET Battle Rages in Georgia as History Goes Live

Guns will fire, horses will charge, flags will wave, and men will "die" on May 20 – 22 as fighting ensues in a dramatic reenactment of the 1864...


Mar 16, 2011, 05:21 ET Blossom Music Center Land Conserved for Cuyahoga Valley National Park

The Musical Arts Association, The Trust for Public Land, and the National Park Service announced today that nearly one-third of the property of the...


Aug 17, 2010, 01:06 ET KIRO 7 and The Trust for Public Land Seek Nominations for Cox Conserves Heroes Program

KIRO 7, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land (TPL), today launched the search for Western Washington's third Cox Conserves Hero. The Cox...