The Rockfall Foundation celebrated its 80th Anniversary by honoring CLCC Executive Director Amy B. Paterson and Steering Committee Members Eric Hammerling (Executive Director, Connecticut Forest & Park Association) and David Bingham (Salem Land Trust, Eight Mile River Watershed Association) with the President's Award for their contributions to the land conservation community throughout the state. The celebration included CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Commissioner Rob Klee as the keynote speaker, Representative Phil Miller as Master of Ceremonies. Haddam's First Selectperson Melissa Schlag gave the opening remarks. Read the full press release HERE.
Photo L to R: Rockfall Interim Executive Director Tony Marino, Rockfall Board President Marilyn Ozols, CT DEEP Commissioner Rob Klee, CLCC Steering Committee Member David Bingham, CLCC Executive Director Amy B. Paterson, and CLCC Steering Committee Member Eric Hammerling.