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Saving Spruce Acres

Building a Foundation for ALT's Future

Thanks to an outpouring of support, we have raised nearly $1.6 million of the $2.1 million needed to permanently conserve Spruce Acres Farm, a 23-acre property in the heart of Aquidneck Island.


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Voices from the Land: George Thurston

Over the years we have heard many personal stories from local farmers – stories of early mornings and long days, perseverance in the face of change, and a deep-seated passion for working with the land. Now, through our new video series, we’re sharing those stories with you. We hope that you’ll enjoy them as much as we do, and that you’ll share them with your family and friends, as well.

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Forgotten Farms with newportFILM

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Don’t miss our March 7 screening of FORGOTTEN FARMS with newportFILM! The screening will take place in the Portsmouth Abbey Auditorium. Buy tickets at 6:00 pm – Pre-film wine...

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Mt. Hope Park

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In January 2015, the Aquidneck Land Trust (ALT) and the Town of Portsmouth partnered to purchase a unique waterfront property in Portsmouth, RI for the development of Mt. Hope Park, a new permanently conserved...

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ALT announces 2016 Merritt Fund grant recipients

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ALT is pleased to announce the eight grant recipients for the 2016 Merritt...

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