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The largest Class 1 wetlands complex in the 1000 Islands. A perfect place to paddle and see wildlife. Crooked Creek Preserve Explore this site.
October 24, 2018
"Thousand Islands Forever" will help you make a lasting impact on this place we all love so much!
Community Interests, Newsletters
TILT has developed advisory committees to help with planning decisions for each preserve.
David Lucas, from Bluff Island (Clayton), has been elected to the TILT Board of Trustees.
The Deedy Family has placed a conservation easement on their property near the foot of Grindstone.
The Fund establishes an internship shared by TILT, Save The River, and the Minna Anthony Common Nature Center.
Several members of the staff have received promotions, and new staff have been appointed.
Conserving land is a delicate balance between protecting the natural resources that exist today and anticipating what the future might bring.
Ken Deedy, founder of TILT and life-time advocate of environmental stewardship and education in the Thousand Islands, died on August 8, 2018.
May 25, 2018
Restoration is underway in Otter Creek to open up the dense cattail marsh for wildlife.
Community Interests, Grants, Newsletters
October 24, 2017
Renovations to the Creamery will make it more suitable for classroom and office space.
October 23, 2017
Dedicated staff engage with the community; trustees recommit to the organization.
Community Interests, Conservation, Grants, Newsletters
The Carleton Island Pale Swallow-wort project receives $35,000 2017 Invasive Species Rapid Response and Control Grant.
The Ames Family Stewardship Fund supports one of our summer land steward positions annually. Katie Beeles filled that position.
Conservation, Grants, Newsletters
TILT was awarded $211,800 of grant funding for habitat protection in the St. Lawrence River/Great Lakes watershed.
TILT purchased over 300 acres of wetlands adjacent to the Crooked Creek Preserve for its ecosystem rarity, species vulnerability and irreplaceability.
May 25, 2017
A new crew of Summer Land Stewards are hired
A Vision Inspired by its Past
Allan Newell joins the Zenda Farms Preserve Advisory Committee
Long-time trustee elected Trustee Emerita
Grants, Newsletters, TILTreks & Events
TILTreks & Talks Education Fund Established at Northern New York Community Foundation