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  • Dan Donahue, Elizabeth Schiro, Eric Hammerling, Lindsay Suhr at CFPA Headquarters.
    Special donor gives a conservation easement over the new Auerfarm State Park Scenic Preserve to ensure its protection forever.
  • 2014 Year in Review Photos
    Thank you to our 2014 supporters! You make a difference to Connecticut conservation! Check out the listing of over 2,000 supporters and all that they accomplished in 2014 by joining forces with CFPA.
  • The only encouraging aspect of the Governor’s biennial Budget (issued for the 2015-16 and 2016-17 budget years) is that it is hopefully not the final Budget that will be passed by the General Assembly this year.
  • You've put in the time, but did you know that your employer may also donate a corresponding amount of cash in your name?
Participants of all ages enjoy a Great Park Pursuit - CT Trails Weekend event
Connecticut Trails Weekend often means something different to everyone. But one thing is for sure, Connecticut loves trails! If you do too, consider leading a trail event on June 6 or 7, 2015. Registration deadline is May 1st.
Start planning your next hiking adventure today
This online tool makes hike planning for the Blue-Blazed Hiking Trail System a snap. Locate trailhead parking and check out the latest trail notices here.
Eric Bengtson on the newly constructed Aspetuck Saugatuck Trail connection in Redding. Photo Credit: CFPA
Eric Bengtson and Peter Dorpalen are dedicated volunteers who have gone above and beyond what the Connecticut Forest and Park Association expects of it volunteers.