Saving the Rare Pitcher’s Thistle

In summer 2021, Door County Land Trust and Chicago Botanic Garden are launching a restoration project to restore dune habitat along the Sturgeon Bay Ship Canal Nature Preserve and Southern Lake Michigan Drive area.


A New Conservation Easement Protects Stream and Forest in Southern Door

November 14, 2016

  While “looking for a campground” Ann and John Bladholm discovered a 40-acre woodland nestled along Claybanks Creek in Southern Door County.  There, John and Ann would spend many years,…

10-acre addition at the Lautenbach Woods Nature Preserve

October 1, 2016

We at the Door County Land Trust are excited to tell you of our recent 10-acre addition at the Lautenbach Woods Nature Preserve. The acquisition protects a key parcel, extending…


Door County Land Trust Earns National Recognition

August 18, 2016

Sturgeon Bay, WI August 18, 2016 – The Door County Land Trust announced today it has achieved accreditation – a mark of distinction in land conservation. The nationally-recognized Land Trust…

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