Join the Race to Save This Space!

To help reach our fundraising goal by June 30, 2021, a new matching challenge has been issued. Please consider a gift to protect this iconic landscape.

Bender Melon Farm Success!

It's official - MHLC purchased the 195-acre Bender Melon Farm! Over the winter, we will work on cleaning up the property and start planning for trails and other improvements.

Farmland Protection

3 acres of farmland are lost to development every minute in the United States. We're fighting back.

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Hop on the Nature Bus!

MHLC has partnered with CDTA to connect City of Albany communities to nature! This free bus runs from June 12 - September 25.

Current Projects

MHLC is thrilled to announce that Lansing Farm is now protected! Read more on our Current Projects page.

Explore Our Preserves

MHLC has 20 Preserves across the Capital Region--consider us an extension of YOUR backyard! Ready, Set, GO Explore!

20 Preserve Challenge

Visit all 20 MHLC Preserves to earn a limited edition sticker. Get started today!

2021 Events

FREE outdoor adventures and virtual activities for you and your family!

MHLC Video: Learn More

Learn about the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy's work to preserve the natural lands of New York's Capital Region.