Transborder Orbeton Stream, photo TPLA River for Atlantic Salmon

Twenty miles of critical habitat for federally endangered Atlantic salmon has been protected through a conservation easement on land that is an important wildlife corridor between the US and Canada. The parcel, located in Maine’s High Peaks region, was conserved with grant support from the OSI's Transborder Fund.

 

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TNC photo Talledega Forest PineLong Leaf Pine Habitat Protected

An OSI loan helped The Nature Conservancy acquire nine parcels totaling 1,419 acres from Hancock Timber Resource Group in the Oakmulgee District of the Talladega National Forest in Chilton County. The partnership will expand the longleaf pine habitat.

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NJ Pinelands photo Ernie CozensUSDA Fund for Delaware Farmland

Conservation organizations working to restore the Delaware River received a $13 million grant from a new, innovative US Department of Agriculture program to help fund ongoing restoration efforts.  

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Goosepond South, Greg MillerCommunity's Passion Preserves Park

Fulfilling the nearly decade-long goal of park and community advocates, OSI announced the acquisition of 389 acres in the Orange County town of Chester, New York, that will expand access to Goosepond Mountain State Park and further a potential connection with Sterling Forest State Park.

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