Connecting People with that land that sustains us


  • The Future: OLT protects land and water for
    our children and theirs.
  • Nurture: Connect your kids to nature at OLT's programs
    or on our Blueway public access sites.
  • Explore: Visit OLT's Blueway public access sites
    and hike, paddle, fish, bird watch and explore in nature.
  • Experience: Enjoy our programs and
    connect with the healthy land and clean water.
  • Discover: Keep your eyes open for the miracles of our region.
  • Conserve: Support the mission and protect farms, forests, wetlands and more.
  • Connect: Get inspired and connect to our region's
    healthy land and clean water.
  • Protect: We help protect wildlife & biodiversity for the
    beings with whom we share the earth.


Now Hiring: Executive Director
February 1, 2017
Otsego Land Trust is seeking an Executive Director to expand the organization from its 28 year base in Cooperstown NY into adjoining counties.
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Conservation of Cahoon Creek Grows 105 Acres
December 15, 2016
Cahoon Creek passes through southwestern Otsego County, meandering through forests and fields on the way to Butternut Creek.
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Amazon Smile
November 15, 2016
Otsego Land Trust has partnered with Amazon Smile! Before you add any items to your cart, remember to click here (and bookmark the link to donate everytime you shop).
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Programs & Events

Great Backyard Bird Count 2/19
Sunday February 19, from 9 am to 11 am, Otsego Land Trust will host a Great Backyard Bird Count at Parslow Road Conservation Area, 127 Parslow Road, Oaksville, New York.
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2017 ‘Into the Wild-life’ Photo Contest Starts...
February 1 begins Otsego Land Trust’s annual photo contest, themed ‘Into the Wild-life’, in partnership with the Otsego County Sportsmen's Federation.
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2017 Photo Contest