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Eastern Shore Land Conservancy is committed to preserving and sustaining the vibrant communities of the Eastern Shore and the lands and waters that connect them.

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ESLC Honors Land Steward Volunteers

Pictured from left are Charlotte Staelin, Nancy Neely, Diane Klingelhofer and Jeremy Rothwell A group of ESLC’s volunteer land stewards gathered in recently to celebrate a successful year of monitoring ESLC’s 251 conservation easements. With the help of these dedicated volunteers, ESLC was able to monitor

ESLC launches Center for Towns

   New program aimed at supporting, strengthening small towns  Eastern Shore Land Conservancy (ESLC), a private, nonprofit land conservation organization dedicated to committed to preserving and sustaining the vibrant communities of the Eastern Shore and the lands and waters that connect them officially launched their new Center

ESLC Releases Visioning Book for East New Market

Eastern Shore Land Conservancy (ESLC) recently released the published results of East New Market’s place work[s]hop. A collaborative community design initiative founded by ESLC and Urban Dialogues, Inc., place work[s]hop is designed for the specific needs of Eastern Shore small towns. It combines local community

Miles Point Saved Forever!

Miles Point Green is a Success!! ESLC is excited to work with conservation buyer on permanent preservation and public access Eastern Shore Land Conservancy, who has spearheaded the fundraising and communications around the efforts to save the Miles Point property in St. Michaels, announced today its plans

ESLC to Celebrate 20th Anniversary at Andelot Farm Gala

Eastern Shore Land Conservancy will cap off its summer tour series with a final tour in Kent County followed by a Gala celebration at one of Maryland's biggest protected properties. The Kent County Tour will be held on Sunday, October 17 from 1 p.m. to

ESLC Announces Howard Wood Memorial Scholarship

Eastern Shore Land Conservancy (ESLC) will offer an annual $1,000 scholarship to an Eastern Shore student who will be attending college. The new Howard Wood Memorial Scholarship honors a founding board member of ESLC. The scholarship application is open to anyone looking to pursue a career

ESLC Hosts Native Plant Sale on Sunday, September 26

ESLC is hosting a Native Plant Sale on Sunday September 26, 2010 from noon until 4 p.m. Whether you are an easement owner looking to engage in restoration or an interested gardener who wants to add some natives to the garden, we have plants for

ESLC to Host Bird Walk Saturday

Please join us on September 25, 2010 for a guided bird walk in Easton. We will meet at 7 a.m. in the Waterside Village parking lot and carpool to Chesapeake Wildlife Heritage’s Bailey’s Neck property. We will walk the beautifully restored waterfowl impoundments and native

Place Work[s]hop Named Semi-Finalist in National Strong Communities Competition

Eastern Shore Land Conservancy (ESLC) announced today that Place Work[s]hop, a community project led by ESLC, Urban Dialogues and the town of East New Market has been selected as a semifinalist in the national competition "Strong Communities: Engaging Citizens, Strengthening Place, Inspiring Change." The national

ESLC and Queen Anne’s County Partner to Protect 486 Acres of farmland

Eastern Shore Land Conservancy (ESLC) recently announced the permanent protection of 486 acres of farm, forest, and marshland in Queen Anne's County with the purchase of conservation easements on Brown's Branch Farm and Home Farm. Brown's Branch Farm is located on the northwest side of Church