CFN TN Lost Cove New Grant Fund for Southeast

With a $6.2 million grant from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, OSI has launched the Southeast Resilient Landscapes Fund. The first round of grants for land acquisition will be in the Southern Cumberlands. Resilient sites are natural places likely to withstand the impact of climate change and offer refuge to a diverse array of plants and animals.


Cover Losing Ground 2014 CatalystNew Study Uses Resilient Science

Mass Audubon recently released, Losing Ground, Planning for Resilience, a report funded with support from OSI’s Catalyst Program. It maps climate resilience factors across the state of Massachusetts, including land that has been protected, developed and remains a priority for conservation.


Walkway over the Hudson photo: RoccoOSI Improves Access to Walkway

OSI recently acquired a half-acre parcel that runs adjacent to the Poughkeepsie entrance to the Walkway Over the Hudson. The Walkway Landing transaction will eventually lead to improved public amenities and access and allow the agency to create a base of operations and management.