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Recent news articles

Spiders and snakes? No problem!

For land trusts, part of conserving land means to conduct annual monitoring visits on all lands owned or held in conservation easement. Read how SALT’s land coordinator tackles his visit.

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South Alabama Land Trust Photo Contest Winners

And the winners are . . . we are pleased to announce the winners in our 2021 SALT photo contest in which amateur photographers from across coastal Alabama bring their unique perspectives on nature to share with the rest of us.

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Alabama Coastal BirdFest

Alabama Coastal BirdFest brought in people from 17 states and throughout Alabama to experience the beauty and diversity of local and migratory birds in coastal Alabama.

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To protect the land is to know the land

SALT is offering new events that get you closer to the land you love and are helping conserve. From paddle trips, to nature hikes, to backyard habitat workshops, there’s something for everyone.

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30 Years. 30 Supporters.

As part of our 30th anniversary celebration, we are telling stories of 30 individuals who have put their stamp on local conservation through their time, talent or treasure. We hope that in reading the stories of Rick and Susie Wallace and Buddy and Mickie Russell, you will meet like-minded people who enjoy the abundance of natural resources—the land, the water, and the wildlife—in south Alabama, and who are doing their part to protect what we have today, and for the tomorrows of those who come behind us.

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