Our Stories

New York State Land Acquisitions

  Join us in congratulating two awesome organizations on their recent land acquisitions in New York State: the Finger Lakes Trail Conference (FLTC) and the Finger Lakes Land Trust (FLLT). In late 2021, the FLTC completed the largest land acquisition in the organization’s 60-year history: 140 acres in Chenango County. The purchase was made possible […]

NCTA Chequamegon Chapter Volunteer Highlight

Members of the NCTA Chequamegon Chapter held their year-end meeting via Zoom in November 2021. Special recognition was given to several dedicated Chapter members for the volunteer efforts provided to the North Country Trail Association. By Mary Stenberg, Chequamegon Chapter volunteer The Chapter Honor Award was given to Mike Trieschmann for his demonstrated loyalty, commitment, […]

National Park Service Protected Species Webinar

  In early March 2022, Steph Liguori from the National Park Service hosted volunteer information sessions about the protected species that make areas around the North Country National Scenic Trail their home. The sessions provided an overview of threatened and endangered species’ regulation and compliance, the imperiled species that could live on or near the […]