Mission & Vision



To preserve and protect natural areas in the Candlewood Valley Region in perpetuity, to steward our forests, fields, water, and wildlife, and to provide access and experiences that build strong relationships between people and the land.



The Candlewood Valley Regional Land Trust’s envisions a world where residents of our region enjoy natural areas, clean water, and abundant wildlife.  We see a future where our community values, and supports, the Candlewood Valley Regional Land Trust as a vital institution that protects and contributes to everyone’s quality of life

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