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Enjoying Nature from Indoors

As we navigate the uncertainty surrounding the spread of COVID-19, we at Lake Placid Land Conservancy (LPLC) find ourselves searching for ways to continue with business as usual. Unfortunately, in this moment, there is no [...]

By | March 19th, 2020|Categories: News|0 Comments

The Art of Nature Journaling

The Art of Nature Journaling There are numerous physical and mental benefits of exploring and connecting with nature. Often, though, we are so eager to get on the trail and reach a destination, that we [...]

By | March 5th, 2020|Categories: Conservation Minute, News|0 Comments

Mt. Jo and the Lost Love of Henry Van Hoevenberg

Photo courtesy of Lake Placid Public Library Mt. Jo and the Lost Love of Henry Van Hoevenberg One summer, nearly a decade ago, my sister-in-law and I were discussing ways to nudge her [...]

By | February 5th, 2020|Categories: Conservation Minute, News|0 Comments

Lake Placid Land Conservancy Welcomes New Conservation Professional

LAKE PLACID, NY --- The Lake Placid Land Conservancy (LPLC) is pleased to announce the hiring of its newest staff member, Carolyn Koestner. Carolyn joins the organization as the Strategic Conservation Planner where she will [...]

By | November 20th, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

Leave the Leaves… Fall cleanup tips that benefit your yard and wildlife

Leave the Leaves... Fall cleanup tips that benefit your yard and wildlife When readying your yard for winter, we recommend leaving the leaves and letting your garden plants stand tall. Yes, you're tasked with doing [...]

By | October 29th, 2019|Categories: Conservation Minute, News|0 Comments

Finding a Ghost in the Woods

Finding a Ghost in the Woods Monotropa uniflora, or Indian pipe, is high on my list of favorite native plants - mostly because it looks nothing like a typical wildflower. Often found in mature, moist, [...]

By | September 5th, 2019|Categories: Conservation Minute, News|0 Comments