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The remains of a British fort, built and occupied during the American Revolution, sit on the head of Carleton Island in Cape Vincent. Carleton Island's "hammerhead" Explore this site.
October 24, 2018
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.
Community Interests, Newsletters
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
A family gift establishes new Summer Land Steward Fund.
You funded our Education & Outreach Internship!
Wetlands protected near the T.I. Bridge.
A Parks, Preservation & Heritage grant will help TILT for the planning for a significant upgrade to and extension of the Sissy Danforth Rivergate Trail between Clayton and LaFargeville.
April 06, 2017
Property along Blind Bay (near the T.I. Bridge) donated to TILT.
Article, Conservation, Grants
An infestation of pale swallow-wort on Carleton Island has prompted the The Thousand Islands Land Trust to pursue state funding to remove it.
TILT needs your support to protect the 1000 Islands region for present and future generations.
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