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  • Gibson Hill Forest Products LLC felling a tree on CFPA's Whitney Forest.
    Learn about the difference between foresters and loggers and why they are both important in the forest management process. To see through the eyes of the professionals read more.
  • Every year CFPA honors the many volunteers who dedicate their time and knowledge to supporting our programs. Read more about the group of award winners we celebrated at the 2015 Annual Volunteer Dinner!
  • Students check out what's in our trash
    Thanks to a generous grant to CFPA by the Rockfall Foundation, 75 third- to fifth-graders were able to participate in environmentally-focused after-school programs at four Middletown elementary schools during the 2014-2015 school year.
  • About 200 people attended the 2015 CUFC/Forest Forum Conference
    Where else can about 200 people get together to learn, network, and compare notes on the most up-to-date research, policy, and funding issues associated with Connecticut’s forests? Of course, the answer is “At the CUFC/Forest Forum Conference!”
  • 2015 Coverts Project Participants
    Read about the Coverts Project through the eyes of CFPA staffer, Lindsay. This wonderful program has brought together passionate individuals for 32 years and has touched thousands of additional people through outreach events!
  • Eric Lukingbeal, CFPA's President, introduces "Today's Land - Tomorrow's Legacy: A Vision for Conserving Connecticut."
Special Holiday Offer! Give a Gift Membership at the Family Level or higher from November 19 - December 15, 2015 and we'll send you a CFPA Logo Cap as our way of saying thanks! Give the gift that makes a difference.
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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.
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Your support of CFPA's Annual Fund makes a difference! Your gift stewards the trees that comfort and give shade to the next generation, a generation disconnected from the natural world. Donate to the Annual Fund today!