FLT adds 68 acres to conservation footprint
In January, Land Stewardship and Outreach staff got to explore our first conservation property of 2024.
FLT and partners complete stream restoration project in west Birmingham
A culvert posed a problem for a tiny, endangered fish. FLT and partners fixed it.
Annual Endangered Species Tour Returns With A New Site
FLT adds site of streambank restoration to annual Endangered Species Tour. See Jefferson County's endangered fish in their habitats on this free Tour!
Final film of "Trash Free Waters in Central Alabama" series complete
Freshwater Land Trust released the final installment of its four-part short film series, “Trash Free Waters in Central Alabama,” highlighting the history and successes of Project Litter Gitter and the consequences of trash in our waterways.
FLT Stewardship staff provides highlights from a Valley Creek Conservation Property
FLT staff visited one of our Valley Creek conservation properties in early March for a monitoring update.
Osprey Initiative hosts Project Litter Gitter shrimp boil with FLT
On March 9th, Osprey Initiative and Freshwater Land Trust hosted a shrimp boil at Ghost Train Brewing Co. to celebrate Project Litter Gitter and its recent milestones!
FLT Finalizes 4-Year Strategic Plan
Freshwater Land Trust is excited to announce the completion of its highly anticipated four-year Strategic Plan! This plan outlines the goals, objectives, and key metrics that FLT will work towards over the next several years.
Freshwater Land Trust’s Red Rock Trail System Gains More Miles and New Signs
Two months in to 2023, and Claire Speegle, FLT’s lucky Red Rock Trail System and Development Coordinator, has already found two four-leafed clovers and one with five. Claire has spent the last few weeks hitting the RRTS trails to install new signs...
FLT and Partners Extend Bank Stabilization of Turkey Creek
On a mild, overcast morning in mid-December, FLT’s Land Stewardship Director and the Outreach and Communications team joined Jeffrey Drummond with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service at Turkey Creek CU1 in Pinson.
Installation of Sensory Wall and New Trail Loop at Wildwood Preserve
Have you seen the new sensory wall at Wildwood Preserve in Homewood?
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