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VISTA Winter 2016-2017

What’s in this Issue: Invasive plants at Steep Rock; Hemlock research; In the Arena, behind the scenes at Steep Rock Association; From Judea Garden; Notes from the field, conservation easement; Children’s Nature book review; Volunteer Spotlight, Missy Stevens and Natalie Dyer; and a Kestrel Family.  Read this issue: VISTA Winter 2016-2017

VISTA Winter 2012

What’s in this Issue: Land preservation accomplishments; Steep Rock and Kirsten Peckerman honored; Donor dollars, Conservation work; New volunteer coordinator; and Conservation easement monitoring enhancements. Read this issue: VISTA Winter 2012 

VISTA Summer 2011

What’s in this Issue: Bronson Farmland; Meet the staff; Conservation easement donations; Pedestrian bridge; and Replacing the highway. Read this issue: VISTA Summer 2011 

VISTA Fall 2008

What’s in this Issue: New President of the Board; Shepaug River updates; Purple Loosestrife weed; Steep Rock Members; Conservation Easements; Eagle Scouts at Macricostas; Steep Rock challenge; Nesting Hidden Valley; and Northwest Corner Land Trusts Convene. Read this issue: VISTA Fall 2008

VISTA Spring 1999

What’s in this Issue: Letter from the President; Hemlock wooly adelgid; Hidden Valley bridge repair; FAQs; Conservation easement; Eagle Scout project at Steep Rock; Goshawk followup; Trail closed to mountain bikes and horses; and Shepaug River Case. Read this issue: VISTA Spring 1999

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Our legal name: Steep Rock Association, Inc.
Tax ID: #06-6069060
Mailing address: PO Box 279, Washington Depot, CT 06794

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Steep Rock Association
PO Box 279
Washington Depot, CT 06794