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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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Reimagining Carter Farm, Centreville

The Eastern Shore Land Conservancy (ESLC) has worked since 1990 to preserve and sustain the communities of the Eastern Shore, and the lands and waters that connect them.  Toward this mission, we have helped protect over 57,000 acres of prime agricultural and natural lands, which

Happy Earth Day 2016!

Happy Earth Day! While it's pretty much Earth Day every day for all of us at Eastern Shore Land Conservancy and everyone else working for environmental groups and casues throughout the world, April 22nd does indeed serve as a unique opportunity to raise awareness about our natural

Easton Town Council to Consider a 13 Acre Annexation

(The following information is courtesy of Talbot Preservation Alliance)   Easton Town Council to Consider a 13 Acre Annexation The Town Council will consider the Orion Property annexation request Monday, April 18 at 7:15 p.m., at 14 S. Harrison Street that will add commercial development on St. Michaels Rd

ESLC attends Climate Preparedness conference in Baltimore

Seventeen of ESLC’s town, county, and regional partners attended the Local Solutions to Climate Preparedness conference in Baltimore this week. Each of the members of this group, which began meeting regularly in March, received sponsorships to attend as part of a collaboration between ESLC’s Coastal

ESLC awarded for excellence in organizational leadership by Maryland Historical Trust!

On March 16th in Annapolis, the Maryland Historical Trust (MHT) celebrated the state's best efforts in historic preservation during the 41st Maryland Preservation Awards. The MHT Board of Trustees recognized outstanding education, restoration and revitalization projects, as well as organizational leadership. ESLC proudly accepted MHT's

ESLC Heads to 2016 Legislative Session

Along with colder temperatures and the fade of holiday lights, every January brings a new legislative session in Annapolis. State employees, politicians, lobbyists, advocates, and policy staff from groups across Maryland converge in an effort to advance the issues and beliefs they believe to be

Bird Walk with Jared Parks

March 5, 2016 - March 5, 2016 Eastern Shore Conservation Center Map and Directions | Register Description:Date: Saturday, 3.5.16 Time: 9am – 12pm Location: Queenstown, MD Join ESLC Land Protection Specialist and lifelong birder Jared Parks for a walk through woods and former ag lands that have been restored to native habitat. $10/person. Questions? Contact Carin

LTE Regarding Talbot Comprehensive Plan

December 17, 2015 Letter to the Editor Comprehensive plans are extraordinarily important documents that can have great influence as to how an area changes. Talbot County is a truly special place that deserves the best possible update to its comprehensive plan; one that lays out clear growth

16th Eastern Shore Planning Conference: Powering Our Renewable Energy Future

November 19, 2015 - November 19, 2015 101 East Dover Street Map and Directions | Register Description: ESLC's annual planing conference tackles a very hot topic, as we learn and discuss renewable energy and its role on a rural Eastern Shore. The conference seeks to understand: * What renewable energy