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Environment/Animals Grants Made in 2015

Appalachian Trail Conservancy Harpers Ferry, WV

$25,000Payment Date: 12/23/2015

Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Inc. Millbrook, NY

$35,000Payment Date: 12/23/2015

For: Continued support to evaluate the threat to the Adirondack and northeastern forests from damaging insects and diseases

Coastal Land Trust (formerly known as North Carolina Coastal Land Trust) Wilmington, NC

$35,000Payment Date: 8/31/2015

Conservation Trust for North Carolina Raleigh, NC

$20,000Payment Date: 7/31/2015

Environmental Defense Fund, Inc. New York, NY

$100,000Payment Date: 9/14/2015

Toward science-based policy solutions to protect the Adirondacks from acid deposition

Greater Newark Conservancy, Inc. Newark, NJ

$50,000Payment Date: 12/23/2015

For: Community Greening Program-$40,000; toward the Clean and Green Job Training Initiative-$10,000

Greener New Jersey Productions, Inc. Stockton, NJ

$25,000Payment Date: 12/23/2015

Grow It Green Morristown, Inc. Morristown, NJ

$10,000Payment Date: 1/30/2015

For: One-time support of the Grow Early capital campaign

Harding Land Trust, Inc. New Vernon, NJ

$15,000Payment Date: 11/30/2015

Land Trust Alliance Inc./Northeast Region/Southeast Region Washington, DC

$15,000Payment Date: 11/30/2015

For: Support of work with land trusts in NJ and NC pursuing accreditation

New Jersey Audubon Society Bernardsville, NJ

$40,000Payment Date: 7/31/2015

New Jersey Conservation Foundation Far Hills, NJ

$100,000Payment Date: 9/14/2015

Protect the Adirondacks, Inc. North Creek, NY

$25,000Payment Date: 12/23/2015

For: Continued support of the Adirondack Park water quality regional assessment-$15,000

South Eastern Efforts Developing Sustainable Spaces, Inc. Durham, NC

$15,000Payment Date: 6/30/2015

For: Durham Inner-city Gardeners (DIG) program

Southern Environmental Law Center Chapel Hill, NC

$30,000Payment Date: 7/31/2015

For: Continued efforts in North Carolina

The Adirondack Council, Inc. Elizabethtown, NY

$50,000Payment Date: 4/30/2015

The Bald Head Island Conservancy, Inc. ,

$50,000Payment Date: 4/30/2015

The Land Conservancy of New Jersey Boonton, NJ

$30,000Payment Date: 5/29/2015

The Nature Conservancy in New Jersey Chester, NJ

$135,000Payment Date: 12/11/2015

Toward the creation of a land protection blueprint to be shared by New Jersey conservation organizations-$35,000

The Nature Conservancy/Adirondack Chapter Keene Valley, NY

$500,000Payment Date: 12/14/2015

To establish The Fred M. and Walker D. Kirby Land Stewardship Endowment at the Adirondack Land Trust-$1,000,000 in 2014 and $500,000 in 2015 and 2016

The Trust for Public Land Newark, NJ

$125,000Payment Date: 12/11/2015

For: New Jersey programs only

Trout Unlimited, Inc. Arlington, VA

$32,500Payment Date: 12/23/2015

Toward the Upper Delaware Watershed Home Rivers Initiative in New Jersey-$25,000

Program Area Total: $1,462,500