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Tallassee Forest Celebration

Taylor Glover and the Riverview Foundation were honored for their roles in the conservation of the Tallassee Forest, 542 acres of beautiful and ecologically important land along the Middle Oconee River, at a celebration hosted by Athens Land Trust on April 26. A portion of the property, 310 acres, is now owned by Athens-Clarke County, […]

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2013 GreenFest Awards

ALT Vice-President Lara Mathes (left) presents the Volunteer of the Year Award to┬áHelen Kuykendall, a Master Gardener and Landscape Architect who volunteered more than 90 hours last year with the Junior Master Gardener Program at Pinewood North Mobile Home Park. The 46 young gardeners ranged in age from pre-school to middle school. Helen used her […]

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2nd Annual Up Country Oyster Roast

The 2nd annual Upcountry Oyster Roast was held on April 7, 2013 to celebrated the collaborations that protected more than 5,000 acres in ten Georgia Counties during 2012! By working with the landowners to protect their properties, ALT is helping to create healthy ecosystems that are necessary for oyster, shrimp and other seafoods. Thank you […]

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5th Annual Harvest Moon Dinner

The fifth annual Harvest Moon Dinner to benefit the Athens Land Trust was held on October 26th. The event was created as an intimate dinner among friends celebrating the landscapes of our community with great food and wine. This year Chef Damien Schaefer, a creator of The FourCoursemen and Public Domain Dinners, collaborated with Five […]

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4th Annual Harvest Moon Dinner

The fourth annual Harvest Moon Dinner was once again an evening to remember. The dinner was held on September 16th and Peter Dale of The National prepared a delicious menu of local foods. Thank you again to the Eptings for hosting the event! Having such a picturesque setting made Harvest Moon so memorable. We could […]

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