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Conserving the land, protecting our future.

Our Vision 

A sustainable world where the ecology is in balance. 

Our Mission 

Through engagement with the community, maintain the natural resources of the Harlem Valley, to include wildlife habitats, water quality, agricultural lands and scenic vistas. 

Welcome to The Oblong Land Conservancy. We are a non profit 501(c) 3 organization founded upon the belief that open spaces are vital to the well being of our communities. We work with landowners, developers and local government to preserve open spaces in Southeast Dutchess County, New York. Learn more about the OLC's work, and how you can help us in our conservation efforts. Get Involved.